We don’t celebrate birthdays in the manner of this world, and President’s Day is (at least technically) such an observation. Still, this piece that came out in the Wall Street Journal today about George Washington, “The First American Idol,” is fantastic.
I speak often on this blog about the leadership crisis we are experiencing (Isaiah 3:3-4). Reading about a man such as Washington only brings that crisis into sharper perspective. How our nation needs such a man as him today.
Read the article and see what you think. (My apologies if it is behind a pay wall. I am on my iPhone and have no quick means of checking!)