Raising Children in Dangerous Places

It is dangerous to raise kids in America but not for the reasons you think. Jesus told us so without any ambiguity.

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Danger“There is no more dangerous place to raise children in the world than the United States.” 

—-Marco Silva, paraphrasing John Piper
and interpreting Jesus
Content Strategist at DesiringGod.com
September 3, 2017

I completely agree.

But why?

Is it because . . .

  1. we lead the world in school shootings, or

  2. because our health care system is crumbling, or

  3. because our public discourse is filled with incivility and disrespect, or

  4. because we are surrounded by riches and tempted to trust them rather than the Giver of gifts, or

  5. because affluence deadens our desire for heaven.

  6. all of the above but especially #5. …….

Jesus said:

13 “Enter by the narrow gate. For the gate is wide and the way is easy that leads to destruction, and those who enter by it are many. 14 For the gate is narrow and the way is hard that leads to life, and those who find…

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