• The prophetic puzzle has clues to what's in it for you.

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    Prophetic Puzzle: What’s in It for Me?

    There are many hard times ahead for this world and for God’s people. But the Bible shows it will all be worth it. Can you put the puzzle pieces together? Living the Christian life is... Read More

  • Egypt and the Sinai Peninsula from space (NASA photo).

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    Sinai Attack Leads to Power Shift in Egypt

    Islamist President Mohammed Morsi boldly forced out the old military guard in the aftermath of an al-Qaeda–like attack that killed 16 Egyptian soldiers. What does this portend for the... Read More

  • Drought conditions lead to food prices rising.

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    Food Prices Rising Around the World

    Many areas of the world are expecting poor harvests, highlighting our modern world’s continuing dependence on rain in due season. With food prices rising, many won’t have enough... Read More

  • Globe illustrating the prophetic puzzle.

    Insights Into News & Prophecy

    Prophetic Puzzle: Can You Connect the Dots?

    It’s daunting to figure out what is truly important in the news and how it all fits together. Bible prophecy can help you understand what it all means for you. Consider these July 2012... Read More

  • Sign showing Apocalypse 2.2 km. How close is it really? (photo by Joel Meeker)

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    The Apocalypse Was Closer Than I Thought…

    A visit to the isle of Patmos sparked thoughts about the Apocalypse (Revelation) the apostle John wrote there—and how God wants us to respond to it. My wife and I just visited Patmos... Read More

  • Satellite image of the Persian Gulf with the Strait of Hormuz marked (from the CIA World Factbook).

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    Strait of Hormuz: Sea Gate Gets More Dangerous

    The world’s lifeblood flows through a narrow passage from the Persian Gulf. Will America’s military prevent Iran from blocking the Strait of Hormuz? Since nearly 20 percent... Read More

  • Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem. Whose capital will Jerusalem be?

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    “Our Capital Shall Be Jerusalem!”

    On June 23 Egyptian cleric Safwat Higazi declared that Jerusalem would be “our capital” as he introduced the Muslim Brotherhood candidate for Egypt’s presidency. Safwat... Read More

  • Dead end sign illustrating the need for the end to cruelty.

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    Coming: An End to Cruelty!

    Disturbing reports of torture centers in Syria add to man’s overwhelming history of inhumanity to other men, women and children. When and how will the cruelty end? Warning: This blog... Read More

  • America is approaching a fiscal cliff.

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    IMF Warns U.S. About Economic Risks and Fiscal Cliff

    On the eve of America’s birthday, the IMF warned about the fragile U.S. recovery that threatens not only America’s, but the world’s, economy. If most Americans think about... Read More

  • Happy birthday, America! July 4 fireworks at the Statue of Liberty.

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    Happy Birthday, America! And Many More?

    Independence Day marks the anniversary of the beginning of the United States of America. But in the midst of troubling trends, what will its future be? Happy birthday, America! Now 236 years... Read More

  • In God We Trust? Is this true for America anymore?

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    Has America Crossed the Line?

    Are America’s days of greatness over? Have we tested God’s mercy and patience and crossed the line? Has America had her Manasseh moment? Many may wonder what I mean by that.... Read More

  • Profanity and swearing.

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    Can’t We Speak Without Being Vulgar?

    The U.S. Supreme Court ruling on “fleeting expletives” hinged on a lack of definition of what is prohibited. But God’s standards have not changed! What is a “fleeting... Read More

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