The values are organized into 3 categories. Scroll down to see the 3 categories. The list of values for each categories follows below.
#1 to #7
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We believe in a single, all-powerful, all-knowing, eternal God: the God of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob.
In God We TrustOpposing Secular View: God doesn't exist. We believe in science and reason.
God reveals unchanging truth via Holy Scripture (Bible/Tanakh). Morals are universal.
He is the Rock, his work is perfect: for all his ways are judgment: a God of truth and without iniquity, just and right is he. -Deuteronomy 32:4Opposing Secular View: Truth can change. Morals are relative.
God created the universe and everything in it.
In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth. -Genesis 1:1
Opposing Secular View: Everything came from nothing.
God gives life. All human life is especially precious, even the unborn.
You shall not murder. -Exodus 20:13
Opposing Secular View: Society decides which lives matter.
People are born with a sinful nature and need redemption.
The fool hath said in his heart, There is no God. They are corrupt, they have done abominable works, there is none that doeth good. -Psalm 14:1
Opposing Secular View: People are inherently good.
The body dies but our soul (spirit) lives eternally. Souls will be judged by God according to His laws. God will reward the good and punish the wicked.
And as it is appointed for men to die once, but after this the judgment. -Hebrews 9:27
Opposing Secular View: Everything ends with death.
God allows spiritual battles between good and evil, but He ultimately wins the war.
For we wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness of this world, against spiritual wickedness in high places. -Ephesians 6:12Opposing Secular View: There is no "spiritual world," only a physical world.
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The traditional family is the "building block" of society. Parents are responsible for raising and educating children.
You shall teach them diligently to your children, and shall talk of them when you sit in your house, when you walk by the way, when you lie down, and when you rise up. -Deuteronomy 6:7
Opposing Secular View: The government is ultimately responsible for raising and educating children.
Marriage is defined by God to be a lifelong union between one man and one woman. Sex is intended only for marriage.
Therefore a man shall leave his father and mother and be joined to his wife, and they shall become one flesh. -Genesis 2:24
Opposing Secular View: Marriage can be redefined. Sex is permitted outside of marriage.
Gender is either male or female. It is determined by biology at birth. Gender differences are celebrated as beneficial to society.
Male and female created he them -Genesis 5:2
Opposing Secular View: There are many different genders which are determined by a person's feelings. Traditional gender roles and differences are suppressed.
We are all decedents of the same parents. People should be judged by their character, not their demographics.
From Many, One: e pluribus unum.Opposing Secular View: Gender, race and ethnicity are exploited to divide people into opposing groups and create strife for political gain.
Hate evil, but show love to those who mistreat you or disagree with you.
Opposing Secular View: Multiculturalism is taught which either promotes or tolerates everything except Traditional Judeo-Christian values.
Seek help via prayer and peaceful, non-violent resistance.
Opposing Secular View: Justify protests that are often hateful, violent and destructive to property.
Help people directly by seeking to improve their behavior and solve problems.Opposing Secular View: Prefer government welfare programs that tend to create dependency and a sense of entitlement.
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Rights such as freedom of speech and religion are God-given.
The people are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights.
Opposing Secular View: Rights are allowed and denied by government.
Success should be determined by the effort and performance of individuals in fair competition.
We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal.Opposing Secular View: The goal of "social justice" is equal outcomes regardless of individual effort and performance.
The poor historical performance of political elites drives a desire for a nationalistic, fiscally conservative, and constitutionally limited government.
Government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the Earth. -Abraham LincolnOpposing Secular View: Pride and the lust of elites for more power drives progressivism, socialism, and globalism.
Individuals unencumbered by excessive government control create the progress that benefits the whole nation.Opposing Secular View: Progress comes from government elites who use high taxes and regulation to force their policies on the nation.
Individuals who follow the rules should keep most of the fruits of their hard work and creativity.
Opposing Secular View: Government enforcement of "the collective good" is favored over individual opportunity.