Answer: No, because ultimately, you'll end up sacrificing your own beliefs in a futile and an obsequious attempt to win their affection.
Case in point: Rick Warren of the Saddleback Church.
Rick Warren, the Saddleback Church pastor chosen by Barack Obama to deliver the invocation at the presidential inauguration, has been getting a lot of media attention because he’s a very vocal opponent of gay marriage. Panda’s Thumb points out that Warren is also a creationist: Creationist to Give Invocation at Inauguration.So, apparently, instead of heeding Rev. Thomas J. Euteneuer's advice that he reconsider his participation in the upcoming inaugural ceremonies, Rick Warren has chosen to sell his soul to Barack Obama and the Left-Wing.
Oddly enough, the FAQ page at the Saddleback Church that contained their policy statements on dinosaurs, evolution, and homosexuality (among other subjects) has suddenly been wiped clean: Saddleback Church: Small Group Information.
But Google’s cache has a copy as it appeared on December 16, 2008.
Good luck, Mr. Warren.
Unfortunately, Barack Obama is no one's fool. He's a shrewd politician and a cunning strategist - about as shrewd and cunning as they come......