While courting religious conservatives and evangelicals Friday afternoon, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump vowed to protect and defend America’s Christian heritage and asserted that the message from 1 John 4:12 is what America needs to model itself after, if it hopes to truly be great again.

Speaking at the Family Research Council’s Values Voters Summit, Trump began his 45-minute speech by thanking evangelicals for their support in the primary elections and vowed to make it up to evangelicals if he is elected president. “I’m going to make it up to you too, you watch,” Trump said. “There are no more decent, devoted, or selfless people than our Christians brothers and sisters here in the United States.” READ MORE