When feeling like the candle of hope’s flickering, about to die, picture those birthday candles with the flame automatically springing back to life. The hope we have in Almighty God is exactly the same. It cannot be snuffed out by trials and hard-times. Though the Word of God offers many more, here are seven Biblical reminders of hope for today’s struggling world.
Can a letter written just short of two thousand years ago describe changes in the church of today? Many would toss out the notion as absurd, just old-fashioned ideas. Recently, I listened as a speaker read the list. I wondered, did Paul warn Timothy about the 21st Century?
If I’m not Jewish, why should I care what the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization says about the Temple Mount in Jerusalem? As Christians, everything that touches our Jewish brothers affects us. The heritage of the Temple Mount is a part of our Christian history, too. So, what undeniable facts disprove UNESCO lies?
Living thousands of miles from Syria can insulate us from the destruction and sorrow women and children face daily. Our hearts go out to them, but what’s it got to do with us? Besides providing details for global prayer groups, I discovered I needed to know what’s up in the Middle East, really? to stay current with unfolding Biblical prophecy.