Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Calming the End-Time Rage.

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Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Trojan Horse Terrorism and Treason

With the assistance of the politically correct and the cunning leaders of the West, Islam is on the verge of accomplishing in  half a dozen years what the Ottoman Empire could not do in 600 years--conquer Europe. And thanks to a Marxist Islamic "president," Islam is getting a bonus run on the United States. Since Arab Spring began in 2010, the US "president" has worked with the Muslim Brotherhood and its military arm, al Qaeda, to overthrow governments across the Middle East and Northern Africa. In the process, the Islamic State was born and the Middle East became a cauldron of death, leaving millions of "refugees" the UN has decided to resettle across Europe and the US. Among them are Trojan Horse terrorists.

Case in point, all the heartstring liberals fall into the hands of the cunning by wanting to give these poor "refugees" a place to live. So they take a few, then suddenly they are streaming across the borders by the thousands. It's an invading force and Islam knows very well the theory of strength in numbers. A few can then organize and start bringing the rest of the host nation into submission. It starts with religious freedom--building mosques and Islamic Centers. These are the places of operations, education, propaganda and planning. Their cult is disguised as a religion as they "worship" this false god called allah who directs them to torture and kill anyone who does not submit. They even convince many that allah and God are the same.

The survival of the Western world, democracy, and all freedom is at stake just as it was during the Crusades when Europeans had to defend their land and drive back the Islamic Caliphate, the Ottoman Empire. In the US, we have a "president" who is pushing hard to bring in tens of thousands of Islamic "refugees." For the very survival of our nation, this must be stopped. As in Jeremiah 51:14, "Surely I will fill thee with men, as with locusts, and they shall raise a battle cry against you." The Lord was speaking judgment to Babylon for its harsh persecution of God's people, but there is a natural principle here--that there are consequences for not following the Lord in his wisdom. 

There is plenty of land and plenty of money in the oil-rich Middle Eastern nations. "Refugees" do not have to be resettled in Europe and the US. Just like the situations with the "Palestinians." The Islamists hold over 250 times the land mass of Israel, yet they demand that "Palestinians" be resettled in Israel, they demand a state within Israel. Do you see a pattern here? This is not about poor refugees who have no place to go. It is about conquering and submission--what France is learning all too well. And what America is about to learn if it doesn't put a stop to and even reverse the flow of Islamic "refugees" into the nation. This invasion, politically called immigration, is the biggest threat to your personal safety of our age. It is the Trojan Horse of Terrorism. Leaders who support it are treasonous as Islam is indeed at war with the world. 

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    I repeat !   I intend to go forward,  beating my drum, and do what God has told all of us in His Word, the KJV Bible:  'Share the Gospel.'   But all of the Bible is important,  from Genesis to Revelation, all 66 books, that I had my 3 wonderful children memorize when they were young enough to bounce on my knee.   And I tried to reward them when they did well, listened to me and learned so many things that would help them later on in life.   And we parents are so blessed to see at least some of our children follow our good example.   Remember, for most of us, having kids didn't come with directions, as we ourselves didn't know the Bible then...   But we know that God loves all of us and doesn't want people to end up in hell or high water,  so He gave us His only begotten Son,  Jesus, for our Salvation and forgiveness.   I know that I am a horrible, discuss -ting sinner man.... [sic], certainly deserving of death and hell, albeit,  I know the Lord, and try to follow Him, even as I stumble too often like a drunken fool... like a young soldier on leave or liberty...  but those days are over....  Ha!   Don't we wish... Ha!  
      You see my friends,  for some of us, submitting to God's Will is so hard, because we are so proud, silly, stupid and immature !   Yes,  it takes HUMILITY for a man or woman to bend to the Word of God, the KJV Bible, to dive into it with serious STUDY and heart felt Spirit anointed UNDERSTANDING, that only the H.S. [Holy Spirit] can deliver ! ! !  That is one reason why Women's Lib is not only wrong, but satanic...  sorry, ladies.   Now here is the 'trigger' ---  If a person claims to be Christian, and a true follower of Jesus Christ,  he/ she would exhibit the "Fruits of the Spirit" -- which are found at Galatians 5: 22.   ---  "But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, long suffering, gentleness, goodness, faith, meekness, temperance, against there is no law."   Now,  I have personally, never had ALL OF THESE good fruits all in me, at once,  but I know that I have a good handful, and am working on the rest.   When a husband AND wife both pray, study and work together along with the Holy Spirit, following Jesus as best they can,  they are going to be happy and succeed !   But then,  I don't have that joy and happiness.... as I didn't "marry in the Lord."    I used my heart instead of my head.... sorry.   So now, all I can do is try harder to do what is right and set a better example.   However, co-existing with someone who clearly states that Women's Lib is a good thing and hangs around other women with the same, godless, unbiblical mindset.... can be very exasperating and a hard struggle....  Duh.   And that is why I continually ask for your prayers, that I can "finish my race to the end" and die like the good Soldier- Christian I want to be.    I am not trying, in any way, to air my dirty laundry, on-line,  but I acknowledge that I made my bed, and now have to sleep in it.    A word to the wise should be sufficient, friends.   
       The following article/ page, is a great topic that cheered me up, big time !   We need all the encouragement that we can get in this Satanic world/ system.

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Calming the End-Time Rage
By Jan Markell

November 17, 2015

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Our times can be trying. One hesitates to even tune into the latest Internet or cable news program and watch the updated saga of suffering. The recent blood bath in Paris is a prime example of why people are disconnecting and disengaging in disgust.  

Sure, we were warned. Those last days were to be "perilous times." But who knew? Who could have warned us about the blood-soaked details?  Then modern technology brings it all home to us in real time.

A weariness has set in as the weight of the world's sin presses down so heavily that it is harder and harder to keep going. We feel like we are climbing a steep mountain with a heavy load. Up is down, black is white, evil is good.  Political correctness will eventually destroy the planet. We're tired of the Keystone Kops running the show in nearly every capital of the world. 

Those of us anticipating Christ's return have a great advantage. We listen for a trumpet in the midst of the carnage. If we listen carefully, we think we hear the hoof beats of the four horsemen in the distance. The end is near is not a saying on a sandwich board worn by some homeless person marching down Main Street. Rather, it is the hope of the believer. Most people call it the Rapture. And no, it's not an escape hatch.
But if you believe this, one Christian outfit calls us "zombie Christians." Christian Today magazine is not secular, it is Christian but with a Leftist bent. It has more of an ecological agenda than a spiritual agenda, and their version of the world ending is because we're killing the planet. The apocalypse to them is climate change. I'm quoting a few paragraphs:
"It's easy to point a finger at the fundamentalist fringe who have been mass marketing the apocalypse through films like 'A Thief in the Night' and 'Left Behind.' These are based on weakly-constructed theology of a Rapture where believers are beamed up to Heaven to avoid catastrophes awaiting the planet."
The magazine continues, "Their theological version is called Premillenialism. You don't have to live in the Bible belt to be affected by this way of thinking. Many of us started our Christian journey with a version of the gospel message that emphasizes escapist eschatology. Sadly, with the best intentions, Christians have tended to deliver an altered and edited gospel that is robbed of its scale and supremacy, producing zombie Christians that are merely souls waiting for Heaven....."

Sure. Bring it on. Heaven, that is. In the meantime, tell me more about this good news. We can only tolerate looking around if we also look up.  The Bible says the world will only have "distress with perplexity" as we enter the end-of-days. (Luke 21:28) That means our headlines won't be getting better this side of Heaven.

Disengage. Disconnect. Despair. Without God and the hope of Heaven, what other options are there?
Noted author and co-founder of the Rapture Ready website, Terry James, writes in an article titled, Pastors, Be Forewarned, "When one gently probes one or the other of the Bible-believing/preaching pastors with the question, 'Do you preach prophecy?' the answers are along the same line. It's my experience, and that of others who ask the question, that 95% of those asked say something like the following."

  • Prophecy is just too hard for people to understand.
  • I just don't know enough about the subject because we barely touched on it in seminary.
  • Teaching people how to live as a Christian is more pressing.
  • It scares people, so I just don't want to worry them unnecessarily.
  • People have been talking about this for years and we're still here. We need to deal with the here and now.
Terry James continues, "Despite the fact that there are those who are overly speculative in their views of Bible prophecy, the following must be said. To the pastors of America who claim the Bible as the inspired, inerrant Word of the Living God but callously ignore its prophetic content--be forewarned.
"Your excuses/arguments won't stand the test of the Bema -- the Judgment Seat of Christ. You will be held accountable by the very Lord you proclaim you love so much -- the same Lord about whom the angel told John: 'for the testimony of Jesus is the spirit of prophecy.' " (Revelation 19:10b)
James says, "That same Jesus gave us the Olivet Discourse, during which He laid out general and specific things to come. The Gospel accounts give Christ's commandment of what to do about the many prophesied things He had just foretold: 'And what I say unto you I say unto all, Watch.' (Mark 13:37)

"Prophecy makes up at least 27% of the Bible. Half of that 27% has been fulfilled, with half yet to be fulfilled. Anyone with spiritual ears to hear and spiritual eyes to see is capable of following the Lord's command: 'And when you see these things begin to come to pass, then look up, and lift up your heads; for your redemption draweth nigh." (Luke 21:28)
"Certainly, if God calls people to be pastors-shepherds of His flock -- He equips them to feed the flock His whole Word, not just parts the pastor selects as important, while summarily dismissing the other parts of God's Word."
The author concludes, "The world is in an end-times rage. The seas and waves of humanity are roaring with distress and perplexity. Violence fills the whole earth.

"Israel stands alone in the global spotlight as the most-hated nation on the planet. The world is in economic chaos, headed for total collapse. All the while, technology is progressing geometrically in ways that will one day provide earth's last tyrant with the satanically-endowed ability to enslave most all people on this fallen sphere."
I am just off of "Understanding the Times 2015," my annual conference that examines current events in the light of the Bible and prophecy.  People come with expectancy each year -- because their own pulpits are silent. Because their home churches deny them the privilege of hearing about the fact that the King is coming, they fill our mega-church almost to capacity. This year we had almost 7,000 over two days.  (See video review below.)  
They want to understand the end-time rage the world is in if it helps them to better keep an eye on the sky.  If we are "zombies" as that magazine states, we are proud of it. We are not ashamed to say we can't wait for Heaven.  

The King is, indeed, coming. Somebody get very excited about it. Thankfully, this world is not our home. 

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