May God guide us (please!) as we as a nation choose whether to pursue the path to destruction or to turn from our self-inflicted harm.
We should resolve to take a different path.
Romans 8:18-19 King James Version
18 For I reckon that the sufferings of this present time are not worthy to be compared with the glory which shall be revealed in us.
19 For the earnest expectation of the creature waiteth for the manifestation of the sons of God.
I am currently teaching Romans.
The thrust is that you can't do it, but God can do it through you.
If you ask Him.
Ask and ye shall receive.
You know that quote about insanity?
"Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results."
Try it God's way.
Paul said: (Romans 7:23) "But I see another law in my members, warring against the law of my mind, and bringing me into captivity to the law of sin which is in my members.
24 O wretched man that I am! who shall deliver me from the body of this death?
God will help you get it right this time through the resurrection power of Jesus Christ if His Spirit dwells in you.