Tuesday, December 05, 2017
Ousted Guv Brownback Champions Kansas Call To Prayer And Fasting
More deets on the final acts of a politico defined by tax policy and abortion crackdown . . .
Governing: Before Leaving Kansas for Trump Administration, Brownback Vows to Create Statewide Day of Prayer and Fasting
In a farewell address to Republican supporters at the Wichita Pachyderm Club, laced together with frequent religious references, Brownback announced that one of his last acts before he leaves office as governor will be to declare a statewide day of prayer and fasting for Kansas.
"You look at our great leaders of our nation, George Washington, Lincoln, my goodness, these guys were on their knees all the time," he said. And he hailed the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, "a man of the cloth," for the religious underpinnings of the nation's civil rights movement.
"They started these rallies from the church," he said. "They were singing hymns before they'd go out and face the police and the dogs. Where does your strength come from? It comes from God."
You decide . . .