Does God Bless America?
In these confusing and complicated times we live in today,
a new book, rich in patriotism and love of America examines
the unlikely combination of God and war. Lt. Colonel Larkin
Spivey, a Christian military historian and author of God
In The Trenches: A History of How God Defends Freedom When
America Is At War looks at critical moments in American
history and finds God's hand guiding America to victory.
In God in the Trenches, Spivey examines
the Revolutionary War, The Civil War, World War II and the
Cuban Missile Crisis, all instances when the nation's survival
seemed uncertain, even doubtful. Mysteriousif not miraculousevents
occurred in each, altering history, leading to victory for
America and freedom for America's citizens.
Spivey digs deep, looking at critical moments
and turning points in wars that are often described in the
secular world as "pure luck"Spivey says believers will
see God, not luck, as the turning point. "I believe that God's
providential hand can be seen in the details of history,"
Lt. Colonel Larkin Spivey, a Marine with twenty
years experience, including combat, a graduate of the Citadel,
and a Christian, is uniquely positioned to discuss the major
wars America has faced while