Short Takes

NOTE: Due to space considerations we will continue the the REAL ISLAM series next week. SUPREME COURT FOLLY – The High Court refused let stand 5 lower court rulings that overturned the bans against same-sex marriage. This will open the way for another 11 states to join the same sex marriage bandwagon, meaning 30 states will soon legally approve this re-definition of marriage.[i] A PHONY STATE – Sweeden has announced that it will soon become the first state to recognize the Palestine as a sovereign nation.[ii] And THAT is prophetically significant. Scripture seems to teach that a phony Palestinian state will be established near the Time of the End, but that it will not exercise real naional function and that its leadership will be destroyed. If this is a trend that gaiins momentum, this could signal the near onset of the Psalm 83 War in which a confederacy of Arab nations surrounding Israel, including the Palestinians, attempt a war of destruction against the Jewish state and are ... [More]

THE FUTURE – PART II

Jesus told his disciples – and us by extension: “Peace I leave with you, My peace I give to you; not as the world gives do I give to you.” (John 14:27) It is a promise we need to hang on to in these extremely troubling times. A couple of chapters later, Jesus is explaining his relationship with the Father. “ In this world you will have tribulation; but be of good cheer, I have overcome the world.” (John 16:33) This is a truth we would do well to take with us when considering today’s events. We began this series by reviewing some of the contemporary signs found just below the surface of today’s news, that point to the that we are likely on the edge of some history shaking events. We talked about the massive early retirements that have occurred over the last couple of years in the alphabet agencies including FEMA and DHS. We talked about how so many of these new retirees are ‘bugging out’, heading to the hills as it were; setting up their mountain retreats, survival communities and ... [More]