The Old Testament prophet Amos foretold of a day when there would be “a famine in
the land: not a famine of bread…water; but a famine of hearing the Word of God”
(Amos 8:11). We, today, are a people educated in many things—except God’s Word.
One of George Gallup’s surveys revealed just how religiously uninformed people are:
- Less than 50% of adult Americans knew that Genesis was the first book of the Bible.
2. On the average, American teenagers could name only 3 of the 10 Commandments. It’s
no wonder that values are confused and mixed up today. There would be a tremendous
difference if people knew the Word of God. My friend, it would make a great difference to
you—it really would! Take advantage of every possible opportunity to learn more about