“We” as a general population and electoral college have re-elected President Obama as our nation’s leader. I couldn’t stay up for the results; reading the twitter feeds and following along with the votes as they were being tallied was giving me major anxiety, so I went to bed. This morning I awoke to the news. News I can do nothing about. News I am not happy about. News I will live with and respect because, as a democracy, this is our country’s desire.
The President’s re-election wasn’t the only disappointing (to me and 48% of the country) result, but also some amendments to the constitution and a local referendum, HOWEVER……the people have voted and like it or not, today is Wednesday and life goes on. I voted my conscience and my faith; my prayer and hope for our country is that in regards to the adage, “It’s going to get worse before it gets better” —is that we will have already hit the “worse” and perhaps we are at a turnaround in our economy. The “Change” hasn’t been for the better yet, but perhaps these next 4 years will turn it around….we can only hit our knees and pray and remember that God IS in control and Jesus is still King!
Now. It’s time for a second cup of coffee!
God Bless America!