“A faith that does not know how to grow roots into the lives of people stays barren. And instead of an oasis, it creates more deserts.” — Pope Francis
Looking at the current situation in Iraq one can take the approach of, we broke it so therefore we own it or we've already done all that we can for them and wash our hands. I opt for the latter. That's because the insurgency by the Sunnis is a result of Maliki's policy of largely excluding the Sunnis from the Iraqi government.
"Of all tyrannies, a tyranny sincerely exercised for the good of its victims may be the most oppressive. It may be better to live under robber barons than under omnipotent moral busybodies. The robber baron's cruelty may sometimes sleep, his cupidity may at some point be satiated, but those who torment us for our own good will torment us to no end for they do so with the approval of their own conscience."
C S Lewis
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Hebrews 11:3 By faith we understand that the worlds were framed by the word of God, so that the things which are seen were not made of things which are visible.
What if all we have today is what we gave thanks for yesterday?
Let the views of others educate and inform you, but let your decisions be a product of your own conclusions. (Jim Rohn)