But you will not even need to fight. Take your positions; then stand still and watch the LORD’s victory. He is with you, O people of Judah and Jerusalem. Do not be afraid or discouraged. Go out against them tomorrow, for the LORD is with you!” Then King Jehoshaphat bowed low with his face to the ground. And all the people of Judah and Jerusalem did the same, worshiping the LORD.II Chronicles 20:17-18 New Living Translation
Nations as well as individuals should seek God. Abraham Lincoln is especially remember for his plea during the civil war when he asked the Senate to join him in repentance , fasting and prayer for America. “We have forgotten God.” He told them.