Friend, are you unable to read the Bible, that is, make sense of it? Or do some parts make sense, but others, such as Leviticus or Revelation or Romans seem totally bewildering? Are you desiring to go deeper, or reach a higher ground, spiritually, but your difficulty in comprehending scripture is holding you back? It may well be you need to consider that the Bible is essentially Messianic--that is, it exists to tell you about the Messiah and Savior, and virtually everything in the Bible points to Him. With this understanding, you are on your way to unlocking the scriptures and opening the door to Yeshua--for they are, in truth, a living Person, Jesus (Yeshua), who delights in His Name, the Word (John 1:1: "In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God."
Listening to Benny Hinn's prayer and remarks tonight, I heard a number of confirmations, that the reckoning time is coming for America and the world, with total disruption and chaos and destruction in the cities. But we need only to trust God now, and do as He directs us. God will preserve his saints who are faithful now--and people will see that God's favor is on us in a time of world chaos and famine (brought about by world-wide, economic collapse and depression). It will testify that Jesus is the Way, the Truth, and the Life, when they will be open at last to this message, having ignored and despised us in the past in this secular-humanist society. Secular-humanism will crash and fall on its face in the coming disasters, but we, in Christ's power and with His provision, will stand firm and stand upright when others have fallen into the holes and gutters. It is our choice now. Will we stand with the Lord now, when there is opportunity to do so? Will we give to the spreading of the Gospel now? Will we witness however and wherever we can now? It is our choice! Don't wait for Freudian psych class 101 or grief therapy to take care of the latest mass murder in Virginia at the university--we have Christ! Christ will always be the answer--not modern psychotherapy! Modern psychology has no answers--only emotional Band-aids. We have the Lord who can heal from within---heal every inner wound, every inner loss, every inner heart-ache, every sorrow and grief, in a lasting way. God can heal, and save, and deliver. Modern secular-humanism and psychology cannot ever do those things--it can only apply Band-aids. We have Christ the Savior and Lord of all, not a Band-aid. We have the Answer for all life's problems--not a Band-Aid. We have Jesus--He alone can save this dying world. Let us turn to Him and live like we know Him. I will do the same.
We all saw how ineffectual the U.S. Federal Government is in the midst of a national emergency such as Hurricane Katrina's assault on the coast and its aftermath. The Federal Government was far more efficient at the turn of the century, when San Francisco was destroyed by the great earthquake. Help was there in a matter of hours--not days and weeks! This is what Secular Humanism has done to us--our government is set in a kind of concrete, unable to act when it would be most vital for it to do so!
It was CHRISTIAN ministries and churches, Mayor Nagin of New Orleans, that were first on the site of your destroyed city, pouring out shiploads and truckloads and carloads and helicopter loads of food, water, supplies, even sending rescue operations to pluck people stranded on housetops and at apartments! Did you ever thank any of them for the tremendous help they gave thousands in the city and thousands more outside it? Did you, Mayor Nagin? I never heard you! All I heard out of your lying, thankless mouth was blame, blame, and more blame for President Bush, whom you hated so much you neglected to call him in to help you when your people were in desperate need for you to do something! Just anything would have helped a lot at the time--but you did nothing! We all saw those hundreds of yellow Blue Bird buses setting half under the water in the parking lots. You let them stand there, without even trying to get them going to take the people to safety when you had the time to do it! What a waste! You could have at least saved the buses, by sending them out of the city, even if you didn't care for the lives of the poor people under your care! Are you a lunatic, or what? What is behind that big, lying mouth of yours? It cannot be an honest heart that genuinely cares for people, even though you just got re-elected by the same foolish people you so badly let down.
Now it seems hopeless at first sight, when secular humanists are in so much control of our society that we are made sitting ducks where our enemies are concerned. What can one person do to stop our arch-enemies from destroying us and our country? Our nation is in such disarray, morally, spiritually, and politically. We cannot even unite to fight the terrorists, who are using Iraq as a base of operations. That base will soon shift to our own streets and malls and cities, as we pull out our troops. The terrorists have said so themselves, that they are pleased by the prospect of our giving up and pulling out of Iraq, and we know that they will bring the war right over to us--and then crush us completely with the suitcase bombs! Our secular humanist government, media, and press, and educators as well, do not believe the terrorists mean exactly what they say. Islam means peace, they say. But that is not what Islam is preaching! It is preaching war, war, war in mosque after mosque! The Jehadists are preaching in mosques and medresses in America the same message--and still, since our hands are tied by the current misinterpretation of the First Amendment, we do nothing to stop these revolutionary mouthpieces, and let them raise up a whole generaration of American-born Jehadists on our own soil! How stupid, how suicidal, is that policy? It is the policy of every secular-humanist state, a fact the Jehadists of Islam have figured out and have learned to use as tools to promote their own agenda of the destruction of Western Society and America. Islam and America are not compatible. They never can be. Our values are diametrically opposed and hostile to each other. The Islamics know this fact, though they claim otherwise to mislead us and get us to "tolerate" them and their agenda against America. What we don't know or won't accept about Islam will kill us all ultimately. It is just a matter of a few years breathing space before the noose tightens round all our necks and a Jehadist kicks the stool away under our feet. Will we wake up in time to prevent this terrible end of a Christian-founded, democratic, free and godly and moral America? We must turn back to God now, and reinstate democracy, even in Islamic schools and medresses and mosques. They are not immune--since they arrived here as a hostile state-within-a-state, something no other immigrant group was, even with all their cultural clubs and political organizations. None of them attempted anything like the comprehensive and exclusive society-within-a-national state that Islam routinely promotes. We are faced with an alien ruling state that demands unconditional surrender by the host country--which is us! One country after another in the West is falling under Islamic control, for this very reason. We see the process started and promoted vigorously in America, and it will take a few more years, but once started, it is almost impossible to reverse. Secular humanism itself is a promoter and enhancer of the process of the Islamization of America. Secular Humanism is no friend, really, of democracy and freedom--since it is hostile to the foundations of America, which are unarguably Christian (how else could a U.S. Congress declare that the Bible is the Word of God, if that were not so?). Secular Humanism, in attempting to eradicate Christian foundatons in America, has really an agenda of destroying America, right along with Islam, its strange bedfellow.
We must know that our government and military (and certainly not our Congress) cannot protect us (we have seen it in case after case of national emergency). We must turn to God alone. The only hope we have is God--in this time of peril. It seems impossible, however, to be of any influence. This nation is too big, too divided, for one person to affect. How can we help bring a turn-around in America, in our lives, in our relationship to God, that will bring God's forgiveness and His aid in saving us and our country? It just seems altogether impossible! Impossible! The darkness is too great to penetrate or drive back! Right? Do I strike a chord somewhere in somebody who is concerned about this entire situation? National security is just one aspect--it is all connected to our moral and spiritual, backslidden state as a Christian people and a formerly Christian nation.
Actually, let us think soberly, biblically, about this crisis. One person can be a majority, in God's eyes. He doesn't look at crises the way we do--one person who is so little compared to overwhelming numbers and overwhelmingly great circumstances. He is God--He is the Biggest "Component" in the universal equation. With Him, you, or I, have the winning number, not the other eight million entrants in the lottery. Our number with God making divine arithmetic with us: 1 (God who is Number 1, plus one--you or I). 1 plus 1 is ordinarily just 2 (which will cause no change in this natural world probably), but when the first 1 is God--that is as good as an infinite number on your side! Look at the Bible! It is full of crises where one person, with God as Number 1 in that person's life and prayers, turned entire nations back from destruction and going over the cliff! Deborah, Moses, Gideon, Elijah, David, Daniel...and they weren't considered important, either. They weren't always known, either. Gideon declared he was the least person in a family in a clan that was least in his tribe--but God went to him and called him "mighty champion." If we choose unbelief and distrust of God, we will say, "God you can't save this nation through me--I am too small, too average, too something or other, for You to use!" That is wrong thinking! That will never please God. God delights in using small, average, insignificant people like you and me. Then He gets the glory from what is accomplished through us! He doesn't get much glory through using Nobel Prize Laureates, or Presidents, or big-shots of any kind. He gets tremendous glory, as the Bible states over and over, from using insignificant vessels such as you and me.
In fact, He PREFERS to use people like you and me! Yes, he prefers to use us over the so-called great people of the world. So let us be willing to obey Him--even if it is a small task in our eyes. A small rudder turns a mighty ocean-liner! It is hidden away underwater, but without it the mighty liner would run out of control and dash itself on the rocks and everything would be destroyed. Let us be the little rudder that turns the mighty ocean-liner of America. Though our prayers, examples, witness of Jesus, and our support of what is our Judaeo-Christian heritage in America, we can turn our doomed ship of state away from disaster. Let no one, particularly our fellow Christians, discourage us in the least. We don't answer for their lives and their decisions to give up in overwhelming situations. We answer only for our own lives and decisions. Let us go on--with God--who is the Majority over every other majority--and so we cannot lose! We cannot lose--no matter what it looks like. We simply cannot lose. The Bible is the testimony, of person after person, mostly insignificant and powerless, who won great victories by simply trusting God and turning to him in every situation of life, great and small. Let us turn to him in the small things now, and then He can use in the great issues too.
Faithfulness to Him will be rewarded. He is that kind of God. If we prove ourselves by obedience to Him, He can use us to go and speak to kings and parliaments and congresses and presidents and generals and terrorist leaders--and they will listen and do what we say they should do! We have that potential in us--if only we will obey now in the small things he has given us to do. We can start today, we can start now. Will you? Will I? It is our individual choice.
The school president and chancellor and Board of Regents of Virginia Tech should wake up to their doleful spiritual condition and call in evangelists who can preach the Bible and preach repentance from sin--that will be the best "grief therapy" that can be had in this sin-sick world, including Virginia Tech! Your students, Virginia Tech, have no right to be called after any kind of "Virginia," being lost in shameless debauchery and self-advancement and the world's philosophies; the twenty thousand or so students desperately need the truth--not more post-modernist, secular humanist Band-Aids passed out with the condoms for "safe sex". You have your Greek letter or sorority and fraternity or club or faculty or rave and dirty dancing student "parties," which are really orgies of every kind of sex and drug use, and then go to class or the lab or the office on campus and act as if you are normal, healthy, positive-living human beings all because you support Global Warming and polar bears and gays teaching Boy Scouts how to do it--you hypocrites! Don't think I do not know what you do at Virginia Tech! I was in a college and several universities--as a student--later a teacher. And I was a part of this godless, immoral society of higher education--years before it became exponentially worse than I ever experienced--so worse, in fact, there are not words adequate to describe your moral filthiness and arrogance and pride and rebellion.
Then: To hold a travesty of a "memorial service" that features a flaming, full-blown HIV-secular humanist poetess who rants a single, arrogant, sickening mantra over and over, "We will prevail...we are innocent...we will prevail!"--going one degree of lunacy further by claiming that the mass murder at Virginia Tech is no worse than the killing of a baby elephant in Africa by a poacher!"--this politically correct philosophy of her lunatic society is complete poppycock and nothing but another dirty, used Band-Aid offered in place of real cleansing and healing by the hand of Jesus Christ and His precous blood. How can it be described? Lunacy, uncleanness, unspeakable filth--all promoted as something clean, good, and wholesome! What was the response of her hearers? They rose up and gave her a standing ovation! What complete dupes! What a symbiotic relationship with puppetry and Big Brother! How divorced they are to what constitutes reality and illusion, and what true reasons for grief--proportion, categories, even common sense--with all the rules of reason completely disregarded and the lunatic template of an activist, animal-rights, evolutionist, secular humanism substituted. This is not education, this is not genuine philosophy, or logic--it is neo-barbarism, the Dark Age clamped down on our college campus, with dark and ignorant masses swallowing all sorts of Dark Age drivel and calling it good stuff.
A "Loving God" was mentioned by the President who also attended the memorial service, but who is this "Loving God" if not Jesus Christ, so why not name him, Mr. President? This is a time when the society is desperate to receive a true word--not politically correct expressions of false, generic piety that could mean just about anything. God, give us a President with a backbone, full of conviction and faith who will name the Lord's saving Name again from the highest office in the land--without shame or bowing to other gods and idols! Your Name is above all other names, even that of the atheistic, anti-Christ poetess who equated the death of an animal with the deaths of thirty four people, slain on the Virginia college campus. What she did was promote Evolution and Animal Activism and Johnsonian Great Society and Big Government "compassion," not truth, not genuine healing. She needs to be re-educated with a stay in Saudi Arabia's patriarchal prison of a society (which makes the Mamertine prison in Rome seem a Club Mediterannee), then maybe she will be open to be saved by the Gospel of Jesus Christ, and surrender her heart and life to Him and be transformed, instead of spewing out the putrid, worthless philosophies of this dying, sick, old secular humanist Western World.
My relatives who are missionaries in the Catholic domain of South America have contended with widespread, generational Mariolatry for over sixty years now--and they still hold up Jesus the only Way, Truth, and the Life, making this real to the people by preaching the Gospel, teaching the Bible, and living a godly life of honest, sacrificial love in their midst. This combination is irresistable, and many thousands have been converted to Jesus--not another legalistic religion of works and sacraments and worshipping of beings and saints who are less than God and never could be God no matter how good and holy they were or how many miracles they performed. Let us remember the precious people of South America, and pray that God will open their eyes to Jesus the true Savior and turn their eyes away from Mary who cannot save them, no matter how many candles they light at her shrines, or how many prayers they pray or pay a priest to pray for them, or how many masses they attend or pay for, or how many good works they do to gain acceptance and favor with God, or how many pilgrimages they make to the Lady of Guadalupe or Lourdes or any other Mary worship shrine where she was supposed to have appeared and spoke to people. Jesus can purge our souls from dead works, the Bible says. He can purge us from idols and even the unscriptural, ungodly worship of a blessed but conceived in sin, human mother, who was not divine at all but yet a humble recipient of God's grace to be found in Jesus Christ's Atonement for sin by His death of the Cross.
Even if the world's rulers look away, God sees. Shell Oil and its directors and its shareholders will not escape judgment. Neither will Ford Motor Company, or United, or IBM, or WalMart, or any other company that forgets God and morality and the Golden Rule.
George Bush Sr.'s millionaire's resort house at Kennebunkport, Maine, was virtually destroyed by a hurricane the very day he was forcing Israel to sign the first land for peace agreement at Madrid! After the Madrid conference, he flew back to the U.S. and went to view the shambles of his once beautiful, sea-side villa. What did he think when he was looking at it? Was he asking God why? Why this should happen to him? Was he at all wondering what God may have wanted to be telling him about his present actions? These are some of the questions I have to ask--and wonder why he wasn't asking them? Obviously, he was not asking them, as his son went on to promote the same disastrous policies of the father, forcing Israel to the giving up of more Covenanted land to the terrorists "for peace." I have asked a friend about the elder Bush's failure to connect the destruction of his own resort home and what he had just perpetrated in Madrid. He could not tell me, and he is a supporter of the Bush presidencies. I have voted for both Bushes myself, but I am unable to explain them, except that the elder Bush is apparently a nominal or "within the tradition" type of Christian believer. We have millions os such nominal believers. Their mindsets are worldly, but they have a belief in Christ, which rarely intrudes on their actions, decisions, and views, because it is not a personal relationship with Jesus Christ, the only kind of relationship that God really approves, by the way. Take your chances if you choose with an impersonal relationship,l a mental assent as to Jesus being Lord and Savior--I wouldn't! I did at one time--while remaining a reprobate--but that is risky business, spiritually. I would be in a richly deserved hell this very minute if I had stayed a Nicodemus, a believer in God without a personal, born-again experience and person relationship with Jesus day by day, hour by hour, minute by minute. The Bushes need prayer--that faith will not be impersonal or traditional or nominal--but one-on-one, with Jesus! The devils believe in Jesus too, but that does not save them. They know God exists. But we must be born-again, and live that way, personally engaged with Jesus, depending on him for everything. That proves we are His true children and not children of the devil and the world.
IS THERE ANYTHING THAT CAN GIVE YOU MORE JOY THAN WHEN YOU KNOW YOUR SINS WERE WASHED AWAY? KEEP YOUR BILLIONS, MR. GATES OR MR. TRUMP OR ANY OTHER TILLIONAIRE IN AMERICA--CHRISTIANS WHO KNOW THEIR SINS ARE WASHED AWAY HAVE SOMETHING FAR BETTER AND LONGER LASTING THAN PERISHABLE GREENBACKS TO THEIR NAME! BILLIONS AND TILLIONS CAN BE WIPED OUT IN A NANO-SECOND BY ELECTRONIC ECONOMIC COLLAPSE--AND IT WILL HAPPPEN, YOU CAN BANK ON IT! BUT THE RICHES IN CHRIST THAT ANY OF THE LEAST OF US HAVE IN JESUS--THEY ARE OURS FOREVER, AND NOBODY CAN SCAM US OUT OF THEM, OR ROB US--WE'LL ENJOY THEM FOR ALL ETERNITY. THANK YOU, O LORD!
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