“Sadly there are too many of us that, too much of the time, act like something as mundane as politics might possibly be the answer to why we weep and why we hope. That’s an absurd answer. The answer for why we weep and why we hope is because our God is coming quickly, and he is a liberating king, and he is the ruler of the city that has foundations, the hope of the nations.”
Speaker: Senator Ben Sasse
Date: April 4, 2017
Event: The Gospel Coalition 2017 National Conference, Indianapolis, Indiana
Ben Sasse was elected in 2014 as a United States senator representing Nebraska. He earned a PhD in American history and served for five years as president of Midland University. He is a member of Grace Church (PCA) in Fremont, Nebraska.
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