Category Archives: War

America: The Seduction of Wealth and the Threat of Violence

I was reading Koester’s brief commentary on Revelation this morning and, again, I came across a passage that accurately describes the nation and culture in which I, as an American Christian, live: “John sought to startle his readers into a … Continue reading

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American Christians tricked into serving the cause of destruction and oppression

“And no marvel; for Satan himself is transformed into an angel of light.” (2 Corinthians 11:14) “Discernment is not simply a matter of telling the difference between what is right and wrong; rather it is the difference between right and … Continue reading

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It’s time for Americans to climb out of their mainstream media bubble

Notice the two headlines below, both of which concern the same news story, which can be seen in the video above. The first is from a conservative alternative news outlet:  Democratic Congresswoman Says U.S. Is Funding And Arming ISIS http://dailycaller.com/2016/12/10/democratic-congresswoman-says-u-s-is-funding-and-arming-isis/Continue reading

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John McCain’s rebel holdouts

“European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini is appealing on the Syrian government and Russia to do their utmost to spare civilians as they prepare to capture the last rebel holdouts in the besieged city of Aleppo…” (Emphasis added) Continue … Continue reading

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U.S. media/government undermining democracy by blaming Russian hackers

Remember when? US Presidential election: ‘Dangerous’ Trump ‘undermines our democracy’, says Obama: Watch video:   Who’s undermining democracy now? Pelosi: Russia Hack Undermined Election: Watch video:   Obama undermines democracy… Obama orders report on Russia’s election hacking: Watch video:   … Continue reading

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Christians, Trump, and the Devil

Too many people who call themselves “Christians” have sold their eternal souls for a mess of American pottage. Supporting Donald Trump is only one symptom of their eternally fatal disease… Continue reading

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Dangerous half-truths about Syria

There have been a lot of dangerous half-truths told about Syria. Such half-truths are dangerous because: 1) people do learn at least half of the truth; and 2) the brighter and more curious people will simply do a little Googling … Continue reading

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