Years ago we published The Proper Role of Government post. Over the years we have also worked with the Florida Family Policy Council who has also produced their own post about the subject drilling down to specific content such as the courts, church and state, and first amendment rights. We recommend this content.
“Sadly, many Americans today do not know or understand the proper role of our government. This has led to a loss of freedom—including in the areas of religious liberty and free speech. According to a 2017 survey, only 26% of Americans can name the 3 branches of government, more than 37% cannot name the rights guaranteed under the First Amendment. This unfamiliarity with our founding documents, has also allowed activist judges to legislate from the bench radical social change through unconstitutional use of power…”https://www.flfamily.org/issues-research/legal-judicial/
Please go to the Florida Family Policy Council to read the full article.