Is it the End of the World?

Is it the End of the World?

August 2011 Archives

Shaky

posted by jfletcher

People everywhere are unnerved by daily events: Wall St., hurricanes, brain-eating amoeba. Earthquakes. With recent news of earthquakes in such odd places as Colorado and Washington D.C., I was reminded of the famous pronouncement by Jesus that earthquakes in “diverse” […]

Irrefutable?

posted by jfletcher

Fairly often, I hear people debate whether the Bible can be proven to be true (or not true). By that, I mean arguments on both sides suggest, strongly, that the Bible’s history and science is either right or wrong. I’m […]

The Murder of Jews

posted by jfletcher

A constant theme in both biblical and secular history is the devilish propensity for many to hate and do harm to Jews. This morning is the latest sorry reminder. At least six Jews were killed near the Sinai, in an […]

Unease

posted by jfletcher

Headlines that we saw this morning are becoming the norm: •Morgan Stanley warns of recession •Dow drops 3.6 percent •Brain-eating amoeba claims three victims •Six killed near Sinai This is what passes for a routine day in our world now. […]

Previous Posts

4 July, 1976
Israel today is besieged by fanatical jihadists. Three boys are murdered by Palestinian terrorists and the world’s reaction is annoyance with the Jewish state. What kind of insanity are we living in? From its founding in 1987, the terrorist group Hamas has been sworn to Israel’s destructio

posted 12:35:52pm Jul. 04, 2014 | read full post »

Demonizing Israel and the Jews
My friend at the Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs (JCPA), Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, is a wealth of information, especially for people of faith struggling to understand the dynamics in the Arab-Israeli conflict. His book, Demonizing Israel and the Jews, is a hard look at the alarming rise in anti-S

posted 4:10:02pm Jun. 20, 2014 | read full post »

Evangelicals Silent on Hamas Kidnappings
Bradley Scott's shout-out to the White House, silent so far about the kidnapping of three Israeli youth this week, could also be directed at an audience formerly supportive of Israel: American Christian leaders. Response from American "Christian Palestinianists" to the kidnappings this week by Ha

posted 12:08:28pm Jun. 19, 2014 | read full post »

All in Good Fun?
One of the primary sources of hope in our world today is the marvelous example of predictive prophecy in the Bible. Contrary to the view of some Christian leaders in America—who like to marginalize Bible prophecy teaching—the Bible is loaded with such examples. From epic, sweeping prophecies

posted 2:56:32pm May. 31, 2014 | read full post »

A Single Human Being
Memorial Day. Remembering the dead is always poignant. Those of us of a certain generation are emotional at the site of American flags on display in military cemeteries. Decorating family graves is bittersweet. Remembering those who gave their lives protecting us is no small matter. I think of al

posted 11:03:59am May. 25, 2014 | read full post »


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