Jeremiah 6:16 says:
Thus saith the Lord, Stand ye in the ways, and see, and ask for the old paths, where is the good way, and walk therein, and ye shall find rest for your souls...
I think we can all agree that things are not the way they were 40 years ago in this country. There has been a huge moral decline, and we are seeing the fruit of it with the younger generation. We recently spoke at a youth group, and after I was done speaking, the kids in the room had so many questions. They had absolutely no foundation, no morals, and no standard before them.
Once they started to be educated regarding issues such as our Constitution, our God-given heritage, the laws of our land, etc., they now had a place to put their feet.
We as adults need to educate (in actions first) our youth as to the moral standard set before us or all hope is lost. Deuteronomy 4:9 says, "Only take heed to thyself, and keep thy soul diligently, lest thou forget the things which thine eyes have seen, and lest they depart from thy heart all the days of thy life; but teach them thy sons and thy sons' sons..."
Read the analogy below:
One evening, a girl was talking to her grandmother about current events. She asked what she thought about the shootings at schools, the computer age, and just things in general. The following is the grandma's response...