When the voices of the pundits, the talking heads, and the analysts cease…there will be one voice that will never cease. It is the voice of the Creator/Redeemer. He is the one who sets kings in their place and takes them down.
When I escaped from the Middle East more than 40 years ago with only the clothes I was wearing, I had every reason to turn my back on the people who persecuted me. But God changed my heart. And that’s why I want to share a key verse that the Lord used to help me understand why I had to love those who hated me.
We in the United States are living in one of the most dangerous times in modern history. Geopolitically, our government is appeasing those who have declared enmity toward us. Washington is mistreating our friends and ingratiating themselves to those who wish us harm. Even those with just an elementary knowledge of history know this is a recipe for disaster.
Having lived under a dictatorship, I know the tactics dictators use to control people only too well. Chief among them is control of the media. The messaging and the headlines come down from on high and any journalist who dares to challenge the government “line” is dealt with severely.