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The persecuted church – Brian Scully – OPEN DOORS

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“When I became a Christian my village stood against me, I no longer belonged. But I continued to worship Jesus and many others believed. But they always found out, and there was no mercy. This is what you get by following Jesus. I never thought they would take my husband and the father of my children. But God’s ways are not our ways, the Lord gives, and the Lord takes away, We are hard...

Light for the Last Days Magazine – April 2022 – Multilingual Edition

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english ESPAÑOL 繁體中文 Română Français 简体中文 Many people today wonder what is the future of our planet. There is widespread anxiety about the financial situation, the spread of weapons of mass destruction, terrorism, the environment, social disorder and violence. Any number of world situations could suddenly tip us over into a frightening new crisis which either creates chaos and anarchy or a...

Light for the Last Days Magazine – Spring 2022 Edition

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english ESPAÑOL 繁體中文 Română Français 简体中文 Putin sees the fall of the Soviet Union as a ‘catastrophe of the century’ which has left Russia vulnerable on its western border where it once had client states like Poland, East Germany and Czechoslovakia and now has countries which have joined the EU and NATO. Russia wants these buffer states to protect itself from invasion from the west, mindful of the...

Signs of the Times – Spring 2022

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World Watch List of Countries where Christians are Persecuted Every year Open Doors organisation, which ministers to persecuted Christians around the world publishes its World Watch List of “The top 50 countries where it’s most difficult to follow Jesus.” Open Doors CEO, David Curry’s presentation of this list this year included exceptionally worrisome information about new...

Where is God in all this?

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We’re heading for yet more troubles in this country. As I read the paper today, it says that, ‘As the government’s scientific advisors call for an immediate curtailment of indoor mixing to combat the spread of Omicron, the Prime Minister is considering a range of potential measures: from new guidelines on restricting social contact to a third national lockdown.’ telegraph.co.uk He’s...

The work of prayer

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42 And they continued steadfastly in the apostles’ doctrine and fellowship, in the breaking of bread, and in prayers.Acts 2.42 And then, he says they continued steadfastly in prayers and that’s the main thing I want to talk about for the rest of the talk today. One of the things I think about is that it’s possible that you may get to a point where you can’t actually...

Signs of the Times – Nov 2021

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One minute to midnight The Cop 26 Climate Summit in Glasgow began with a number of predictions of impending doom if humanity does not resolve the problems caused by ‘Anthropomorphic (man-made) Global Warming’.  The BBC and Sky News led up to it with near constant stories of the coming devastation due to climate change. Boris Johnson said, ‘The world is at one minute to midnight as a...

Islamic Afghanistan today

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Tonight, we’re going to look at some of the things which are taking place, particularly around what’s happened in Afghanistan, right into Islam, the Middle East, and we’ll come on to Israel at the end. parliament.uk I want to talk a little bit about what’s happened in Afghanistan and I had a few ideas about this this week from a prophetic point of view as well as...

Does Jesus teach you not to honour your parents?

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There’s just one scripture that I want to close with in which Jesus, apparently, tells us not to honour our parents. Sometimes this causes a bit of trouble and one of the books which I read recently by a Jewish man (Asher Norman) called ’26 reasons why Jews don’t believe in Jesus’ quotes this verse to say that Jesus actually told people to break the Commandments...