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It’s frustrating to see the wicked prosper

I'll be honest. It's exasperating to see how often evil people get away with all their wicked schemes, especially when they become prosperous because of it, in the world or church. I've often wondered why God is quick to call my faults to my attention and put up hurdles or walls for me until I… Continue reading It’s frustrating to see the wicked prosper

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Christianity · deliverance · encouragement · life · persecution · religion · spiritual strength · thanksgiving

He draws us out of many waters

This past Friday, two women in South Haven, Michigan, came close to losing their lives unexpectedly on that town's south pier at Lake Michigan. As they walked along the pier, a flood of waves rushed in and pushed them off the side into the choppy waters. Fortunately, there were bystanders nearby who rushed onto the pier… Continue reading He draws us out of many waters

Christianity · church · clergy · Hinduism · persecution · religion

Evangelical pastor in India shot dead outside his church by Hindus

As Pastor Sultan Masih was preparing to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the church he co-founded in Salem Tabre, Ludhiana, in India, a phone call lured him outside the church at about 8:45 pm Saturday night, July 15, where two youths believed to be Hindu shot him as they passed by on a motorcycle. CCTV… Continue reading Evangelical pastor in India shot dead outside his church by Hindus

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President Trump, Vice President Pence urge release of US pastor jailed in Turkey

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ) and other evangelical human rights groups started asking Donald Trump shortly after he was elected to approach Turkey to ask President Erdogan to release American pastor Andrew Brunson. In the months following an attempted coup against Erdogan, Brunson--who was in Turkey strictly to carry out Christian missionary… Continue reading President Trump, Vice President Pence urge release of US pastor jailed in Turkey

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God’s marvelous kindness in the nick of time

The enemies of the cross of Christ are a relentless bunch. This can be witnessed all over the world by Christians who have been targeted by the lies of those who hate us. Even America got a taste of it when Obama was President as his policies emboldened certain groups to go after various Christians,… Continue reading God’s marvelous kindness in the nick of time

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Satan rears his ugly head at UN Security Council with resolution against Israel

Israel, like all other nations, is nowhere close to being perfect and they make mistakes, but that in no way excuses what the UN Security Council has done by condemning Israeli settlements in the West Bank with their new resolution on Friday, December 23, which was helped along by the Obama administration's backstabbing vote to… Continue reading Satan rears his ugly head at UN Security Council with resolution against Israel

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The prophet who just wouldn’t shut up and do as he was told

To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven: ... a time to keep silence, and a time to speak... Ecclesiastes 3:1, 7b Peacemakers. That is what all believers in Christ are called to be. Paul even told us in Romans 12:18 that if at all possible to… Continue reading The prophet who just wouldn’t shut up and do as he was told

Christianity · human rights · law · persecution · philosophy · U.S. Constitution

1984’s “thoughtcrime” weeding grows in today’s hiring practices

The days of 1984's thoughtcrime have arrived, thanks to organizations that are embracing the socialist/liberal, globalist view of the world where the Constitution and the human rights of freedom of expression, religion, and association are all despised. As organizations claim they like applicants and employees who have a social media presence, 43% of them are looking… Continue reading 1984’s “thoughtcrime” weeding grows in today’s hiring practices

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Sticking with God brings this added bonus–victory over enemies

Serving Jehovah, our Heavenly Father, has many rewards when we are the truly saved who endure to the end. One of those bonuses is ultimate victory over any and all enemies who reject, persecute, mock, and even kill us for being in the faith. Every once in a while when I feel like I'm getting… Continue reading Sticking with God brings this added bonus–victory over enemies

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Coptic Egyptian teens convicted of mocking Islam in video flee to Switzerland

In 2015, four teen Egyptian boys who were at a Christian youth retreat were filmed playing around on a video their teacher recorded on his phone. The video was 32 seconds long and, according to the teacher, was done to pan the room to get a short glimpse of some of the kids in attendance… Continue reading Coptic Egyptian teens convicted of mocking Islam in video flee to Switzerland