It is absolutely unbelievable and appalling that our once great nation has succumbed to and are actually, in my opinion, catering to the voices of evil that exist. It’s certainly time that all Christians start standing on the Word of God! NO EXCEPTIONS! We have taken out of everything the very thing that this once great nation was founded on – God’s Word and God’s Principles! Well such it is now that people are crying for you to be court-martialed for believing a certain way. May God have mercy on our nation and it’s people!
[Tweet “An Air Force general who gave God the credit being attacked by anti-religion group”] An Air Force general who gave God the credit for his successful career in a public speech is being attacked by an anti-religion group.
At a May 7 event sponsored by the National Day of Prayer Task Force, Maj. Gen. Craig Olson said he is a “redeemed believer in Christ” and said God gave him the ability to perform specific tasks and overcome challenges.
In the 23-minute speech, Olson said God “put me in charge of failing programs worth billions of dollars. I have no ability to do that, no training to do that. God did that. He sent me to Iraq to negotiate foreign military sales deals through an Arabic interpreter. I have no ability to do that. I was not trained to do that. God did all of that.”
He also said God gave him the skills to fly complex aircraft and undertake nuclear missions.
According to an article in the The Air Force Times, Olson is now under fire for those comments.
The Military Religious Freedom Foundation called Olson’s statements “unforgivable crimes and transgressions” and called on the Air Force to court-martial him. Anyone who helped him should also face military justice, the group said. [Read more…]