The smaller people make God, the larger they want the government to be.
What I am saying is that there is a direct correlation between the decline of faith and the increase of government power in America.
This has reached a crisis point, as I wrote today in God Is Displeased with Us.
An increasingly secular nation needs an increasingly powerful government. We were designed to worship, so if we refuse to worship God we worship something else in His place.
This scripture is being fulfilled by our nation in our lifetimes:
For they exchanged the truth of God for a lie, and worshiped and served the creature rather than the Creator…
– Romans 1:25