THREE MAYORS

NEWS FLASH!   Portland’s City Council said Tuesday July 28th, 2020, it is fining the federal government $500 every 15 minutes until it removes a reinforced fence in front of the Mark O. Hatfield Federal Courthouse that has become a central battleground in the nightly clashes between federal officers and Black Lives Matter protesters.

With all my heart I pray you get this. God in His infinite mercy has given us a glimpse into the zombie apocalypse a Biden Presidency would mean. This foretaste of madness is found in the despicable manner in which 3 derelict Democrat mayors have ruined their cities.

I believe that what I am about to show you will lead you to this undeniable conclusion: Joe Biden will do to America what Ted Wheeler has done to Portland, what Jenny Durkan has done to Seattle, and what Lori Lightfoot has done to Chicago.

Ted Wheeler: Appeasing rioters for political gain. He ordered a barrier to be removed that protected a Federal Courthouse from being burned so he could reopen a bike lane. He left Federal property unprotected from rioters, but was still jeered at by the very demonstrators he sought to please. He wants to please everyone—except the people that count.

The demands of Black Lives Matter and Antifa are insatiable. By giving in to them, Wheeler has guaranteed endless chaos. There is no sign that Portland will return to normal, anytime soon.

Like Wheeler, Biden will cave to every demand of the radical left, but it will still not be enough. Every day Biden throws another bone to Bernie Sanders supporters—the most radical Democrats in history. In fact today, 300 Democrat Delegates gave Biden an ultimatum: Medicare for everyone or else we will not confirm you as the nominee.  The chaos you see in Portland will be nationalized by Biden.

Jenny Durkan: Ceding private property to thugs. She allowed rioters take over a neighborhood: the zone called CHOP, under the control of the violent rioters.  She let them close the police station—the only one that protected the local residents—who then became hostages. Small businesses were destroyed. Two murders were the inevitable result of police vehicles and ambulances being blocked from coming to the aid of local residents. I can’t imagine a more irresponsible thing that a Mayor could do to the citizens of her city. But, she did it.

It was only after protestors came to her house, and she got a taste of her own medicine, that she shut down the insanity.

How is that like Biden? In every way imaginable. He will sacrifice property rights and the safety of neighborhoods in exactly the same manner. Durkan wanted to look ‘woke.’ Even if it meant people dying. Biden will do the same, as he has promised to provide amnesty and a pathway to U.S. citizenship to the 11 to 22 million illegal aliens now living in America and he would “welcome hundreds of millions of the world’s migrants.” https://patriotjournal.org/biden-democrat-plan-force-welcome/?fbclid=IwAR17NOSkDoyKvvZgUFD-izQ5LDHvRnGwaxG3E_PVzISHrQk_BTAj4_X-oKM

Lori Lightfoot: Hatred for Trump is more important than the people she is supposed to serve. Lightfoot is the worst of the three because she oversees the killing fields of Chicago and would rather let it continue than to receive help from the federal government—because that help comes from Donald Trump.

Black people are being murdered at a record rate in Chicago. The violence and death are out of control: 64 shot & 11 killed the weekend of July 11th and 12th, then this past weekend, another 59 were shot, leaving 3 dead. 373 have been killed just this year, a 35% increase over 2019. And yet, here is the Mayor, who is a total failure at stopping this violence, declaring she will not allow President Trump to “terrorize” the city by deploying federal troops to crack down on the escalating violence. The drive-by shootings are out of control. Five days ago, there was another mass shooting outside of a funeral home in the Windy City, and 15 people were wounded, 10 women and five men.

What kind of a person would characterize federal troops that have been sent to help, as storm troopers sent to terrorize a city that is an open war zone? Those who are trapped in Chicago’s streets of blood are begging for help. But Mayor Lightfoot refused the offer of help, simply because she hates Trump.

Biden hates Trump also. He hates him enough to destroy the economy Trump built. He hates him enough to defund the police, because Trump is pro-police.

What more can you possibly need to know in order to make your choice? God in His mercy has granted you a preview of Biden in the obvious destruction of three once wonderful cities—cities destroyed by the same hate, and the blind ‘wokeness’ of these three mayors.

God once issued a warning to Israel that is perfect for this moment:After the people decided they wanted to be just like all the nations around them, and have a new form of government, God agreed. He would give them a king, telling the prophet Samuel, “Heed the voice of the people in all that they say to you; for they have not rejected you, but they have rejected Me, that I should not reign over them” (I Samuel 8:7). How similar to what is happening in America today: the people want to reject democracy and replace it with Marxist Socialism.

So, Samuel told all the words of the Lord to the people who asked him for a king. And he said, “This will be the behavior of the king who will reign over you: He will take your sons and appoint them for his own chariots and to be his horsemen, and some will run before his chariots. He will appoint captains over his thousands and captains over his fifties, he will set some to plow his ground and reap his harvest, and some to make his weapons of war and equipment for his chariots. He will take your daughters to be perfumers, cooks, and bakers. And he will take the best of your fields, your vineyards, and your olive groves, and give them to his servants. He will take a tenth of your grain and your vintage, and give it to his officers and servants. And he will take your male servants, your female servants, your finest young men, and your donkeys, and put them to his work. He will take a tenth of your sheep. And you will be his servants. And you will cry out in that day because of your king whom you have chosen for yourselves, but the Lord will not hear you in that day” (1 Samuel 8:10-17).

In the same way, if America does not reject Socialism, the hand of the Lord will be withdrawn, and great darkness will cover the earth. Learn from the three mayors, and reject a Biden presidency that will bring with it everything it brought to those three cities. Reject Socialism, this worst of all forms of government, that has been responsible for the deaths of 100 million people, worldwide.

 

 

 

P.S. A Special message to all of our friends from Mario Murillo Ministries

Why do we offer you books? It is certainly not to blunt the impact of the message you just read. In fact, these books reinforce the message we are trying to spread. More on that in a moment.  So, why do we offer them to you?
When the pandemic closed our tent crusades, church meetings and rallies, the Holy Spirit commanded Mario to keep our staff on at full salary, and trust Him. He obeyed and God has provided. But another thing the Holy Spirit grants are wise ideas. And we needed one. That is when the War Chest Collection was born.
If you look at the page you will see no advertising. And there never will be. And if you get our newsletter you will see that we have stopped raising money for projects we can’t do right now. But even that was not good enough for us.
In this pandemic we needed something that was truly a win-win situation. We prayed for something that would help the people, and us, that was not a garish fund raiser.
Then, we remembered how John Wesley taught his young preachers to always bring books with them that would help the people. Why not then, at a time when people have time to read, offer them something that will empower them and at the same time keep us strong and ready to go as soon as the door reopens?  
We are amazed at the impact of Vessels of Fire and Glory. That book is not just blessing people—it has started a movement! Critical Mass remains required reading in many Christian schools and has never stopped influencing people who pray for revival. Edgewise offers wisdom for living in the last days. Together they provide you with solid, hard-hitting and encouraging truth. Not a bad thing just now.
The War Chest Collection has handed the enemy a double defeat by empowering God’s people and keeping us strong and ready.
Thank you for listening and get your War Chest Collection today. Turn your summer read into equipping, encouragement, and fire! We are all going to come out of this mightier than ever!   -Mario Murillo Ministries

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WHY ARE LEFT-WING THUGS ONLY TRYING TO BURN DOWN LEFT-WING CITIES?

Portland, Oregon is a left-wing city. Far left-wing—you can’t get any ‘woker’. So, why are the thugs from Antifa and BLM attacking it? What are they demanding from Portland that they don’t already have?

Let’s review: The mayor and the Governor of Oregon have declared war on Trump. Check. The police, while not yet defunded, are certainly defanged. Check. No matter how much damage a protester does, they are bailed out almost immediately. Check.

Republicans are not allowed to speak and churches are not allowed to worship. Check. Portland has drag-queen story hours at their public libraries. They have indoctrinated children in their public schools and taught them to hate the Founding Fathers. Check. Check. And from what I can tell, there are no more statues left to topple—even statues of leftists.

They are also doing this in Seattle, which is possibly the only city further left than Portland!  Chicago, New York City, Saint Louis, Detroit, Los Angeles, Oakland, and Berkeley also sponsor free-for-alls. These riots are theater. They are exercises in futility, chaperoned by Democrat leaders.

These mayors may be ambivalent about people being killed and innocent people losing their life savings, but they are too ideologically horsewhipped to intervene. The mayor of Seattle only stopped them because they came to her house. I can only guess what they chanted at her in her home, my guess is: “You are far left, why aren’t you extreme left?!”

 

They do it because they can do it. You and I both know they wouldn’t dare do any of this in cities where the police, church, and businesses are respected and government is pro-American. (It is terribly sad that we have to qualify an American city as being “pro-American.”) They can’t shut down a city that would rise up against them.

They are like an F-Troop that marched off to war and then suddenly realized the enemy was too strong for them, so they turned around and burned down their own barracks. That is a pretty anemic revolution.

But here is the real issue:

Democrats want to run the country, but why would anyone let them? They destroy cities and states. Look at the statistics and you will come to an unavoidable conclusion: Crime, rioting, looting, and fires are almost the exclusive domain of Democrat controlled cities.

But that is not the most alarming part. They will not stop the thugs who are posing as revolutionaries from destroying private property and even killing innocent Americans. When asked about the rioting and the killing, Nancy Pelosi said, “Well. People will do what they will do.” In other words, if people don’t want it, it shouldn’t be there.

https://www.foxnews.com/politics/pelosi-on-christopher-columbus-statue-destruction-people-will-do-what-they-do

Innocent Americans have lost their lives, trapped in these fires, riots and lootings. Trump wants to protect them, but the Democrats accuse him of being a dictator, because he wants to rescue them.

If you or your property stands in the way of a Democrat agenda, they will not intervene to protect you. Joe Biden is on record supporting nonintervention.

The only reason these thugs don’t burn down Red State cities is because they know they can’t. If Joe Biden is elected, they will know they can, and there will be no stopping them.

Nothing is more infuriating in this hour, than Christians who cannot figure out their glaringly obvious duty in this crisis. Reelecting Trump is no longer a political choice, it is a survival choice. I thank God for all of those believers who are wise enough to understand this, and brave enough to speak out.

 

 

 

 

P.S. A Special message to all of our friends from Mario Murillo Ministries

Why do we offer you books? It is certainly not to blunt the impact of the message you just read. In fact, these books reinforce the message we are trying to spread. More on that in a moment.  So, why do we offer them to you?
When the pandemic closed our tent crusades, church meetings and rallies, the Holy Spirit commanded Mario to keep our staff on at full salary, and trust Him. He obeyed and God has provided. But another thing the Holy Spirit grants are wise ideas. And we needed one. That is when the War Chest Collection was born.
If you look at the page you will see no advertising. And there never will be. And if you get our newsletter you will see that we have stopped raising money for projects we can’t do right now. But even that was not good enough for us.
In this pandemic we needed something that was truly a win-win situation. We prayed for something that would help the people, and us, that was not a garish fund raiser.
Then, we remembered how John Wesley taught his young preachers to always bring books with them that would help the people. Why not then, at a time when people have time to read, offer them something that will empower them and at the same time keep us strong and ready to go as soon as the door reopens?  
We are amazed at the impact of Vessels of Fire and Glory. That book is not just blessing people—it has started a movement! Critical Mass remains required reading in many Christian schools and has never stopped influencing people who pray for revival. Edgewise offers wisdom for living in the last days. Together they provide you with solid, hard-hitting and encouraging truth. Not a bad thing just now.
The War Chest Collection has handed the enemy a double defeat by empowering God’s people and keeping us strong and ready.
Thank you for listening and get your War Chest Collection today. Turn your summer read into equipping, encouragement, and fire! We are all going to come out of this mightier than ever!   -Mario Murillo Ministries

The War Chest Collection. This is now the bestselling compilation in our entire history! You get a signed copy of Mario’s newest book Vessels of Fire and Glory, plus the acclaimed classic on revival Critical Mass, and Mario’s book about living in the last days Edgewise. A $40 value for $27. Not only that, but all proceeds go to the Living Proof Tent Crusades. Order right now for free shipping.   ttps://mariomurillo.org/product/war-chest-collection/

 

CHRISTIANS REPENTING FOR BEING WHITE

Let me bid a fond farewell to some of you who will read this. Because after some of you read this, you will not read anything I write, again.

Also,  there will be many who will comment that “no one is asking anyone to repent of being white.” I was in a large stadium in front of tens of thousands of young people when a preacher said this, “I know none of you ever owned slaves. I know that none of you were around for segregation. But I want you to know, I FORGIVE YOU!” What else could he be forgiving them for except that they were white? In many other forms, some more subtle repenting of whiteness is precisely what they demand. And many, out of guilt, are glad to oblige.

There is no doubt that the actions of one police officer were heinous. There is no question that we should all be outraged at anyone who believes in murdering someone, simply because of the color of their skin. As a nation we must stand together to rid ourselves of the scourge of hatred.

But will the way we are going about it make any difference? And why are Christians acting weird?

Something strange is in the neighborhood: Christians and preachers who have yet to repent before God for a. grieving the Holy Spirit; b. for preaching an artificial Gospel; or c. for their silence on abortion and sexual sin are, instead, repenting for being white.

They are reading a script handed them from the Left. They are not repenting of slavery, segregation, Jim Crow Laws, or racist cops. They are repenting of whiteness.

Asking someone to apologize for being white is as odious as asking a black person to repent for being black. The color of one’s skin does not make them racist. I will go so far as to say that believing racism comes from the color of someone’s skin, is itself racist—the very worst kind of racism.

Nazi’s hated Jews, not because of anything they had done, but merely for being Jews. How is this emerging idea about the crime of ‘whiteness’ any different? I don’t care who you are, do you want to sow that seed into the heart of your child? And where will it end?

This tactic is not new. Some years ago, feminist scientists decided that testosterone was evil. In other words, manhood is intrinsically evil. They actually had a plan for eradicating your husbands, sons, brothers, fathers, and grandfathers. The current term is ‘toxic masculinity’.

Does someone need to explain Marxism to you again? Leftists need to incite blind rage. Everywhere a Communist revolution has taken place, it was fueled by hate. It identified certain groups as deserving any and all punishment. Again, not for what they had ever done, but simply because of who they were.

Chinese Communism identified Christians as evil and slaughtered them. In other countries they slaughtered Buddhists. At this hour, a great horror is unfolding in India where hundreds of Churches are being burned and Christians are being forced to engage in animism.

How many ways can I tell you that leftists do not really care about you? They need you, as Americans, to be in such a blind rage, that you will not see what they are doing behind your back. For decades Democrats have had unquestioned power over our inner cities. You want to talk about supremacy? That is supremacy! And what have they done for those citizens? What became of the trillions of dollars sent to those places to improve them? Show me a city run by Democrats for decades, and I will show you a city in decay.

On the same weekend that we honored George Floyd, 28 murders in the black sections of Chicago went unnoticed. Do black lives really matter to the media?

The Left, like locusts, move on to a new field after they have consumed the old field. Right now, the Left has set its sights on Latinos. That’s because there are more of us. Next, they will get us angry and grieved. They want Latino children to feel like victims. They will leave the Black community behind as soon as their votes don’t matter anymore.

What does all this anger and rage do to us? It causes inner city children to waste time—time they could use to build a future. Villains have forced them to put their lives on hold—to make them feel victimized—to enrage them to do acts of violence. And when that crime is permanently on their record, and when that moment of rage has ruined their chances for a career…do you think any of these Marxists are going to come around and fix their family?

Shame on these Christians who won’t pray right or repent correctly. What an offense to a heart-broken God Who is trying to save our nation, that you would engage in Pharisaical grandstanding, just to look ‘woke’ in the eyes of those we should never try to impress.

But it is not too late! You can turn that pseudo-repentance into true repentance. God can expose the Left, the evil they are doing, and their long-term goals. Right now, America is sick of the division and the hatred—and they do not care anymore where that hatred is coming from. Americans do not want to replace old hate with new hate, or old racism for new racism.

The only force that is able to save America is the Gospel of Jesus Christ. The only love that can stop the crushing cycle of oppression and hatred is the love of God. My dear brothers and sisters in Christ, now that you realize your need for repenting…for God’s sake, don’t repent for being white, repent for sinning against the Lord.

 

 

 

 

 

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CHRISTIANS REPENTING FOR BEING WHITE

Let me bid a fond farewell to some of you who will read this. Because after some of you read this, you will not read anything I write, again.

There is no doubt that the actions of one police officer were heinous. There is no question that we should all be outraged at anyone who believes in murdering someone, simply because of the color of their skin. As a nation we must stand together to rid ourselves of the scourge of hatred.

But will the way we are going about it make any difference? And why are Christians acting weird?

Something strange is in the neighborhood: Christians and preachers who have yet to repent before God for a. grieving the Holy Spirit; b. for preaching an artificial Gospel; or c. for their silence on abortion and sexual sin are, instead, repenting for being white.

They are reading a script handed them from the Left. They are not repenting of slavery, segregation, Jim Crow Laws, or racist cops. They are repenting of whiteness.

Asking someone to apologize for being white is as odious as asking a black person to repent for being black. The color of one’s skin does not make them racist. I will go so far as to say that believing racism comes from the color of someone’s skin, is itself racist—the very worst kind of racism.

Nazi’s hated Jews, not because of anything they had done, but merely for being Jews. How is this emerging idea about the crime of ‘whiteness’ any different? I don’t care who you are, do you want to sow that seed into the heart of your child? And where will it end?

This tactic is not new. Some years ago, feminist scientists decided that testosterone was evil. In other words, manhood is intrinsically evil. They actually had a plan for eradicating your husbands, sons, brothers, fathers, and grandfathers. The current term is ‘toxic masculinity’.

Does someone need to explain Marxism to you again? Leftists need to incite blind rage. Everywhere a Communist revolution has taken place, it was fueled by hate. It identified certain groups as deserving any and all punishment. Again, not for what they had ever done, but simply because of who they were.

Chinese Communism identified Christians as evil and slaughtered them. In other countries they slaughtered Buddhists. At this hour, a great horror is unfolding in India where hundreds of Churches are being burned and Christians are being forced to engage in animism.

How many ways can I tell you that leftists do not really care about you? They need you, as Americans, to be in such a blind rage, that you will not see what they are doing behind your back. For decades Democrats have had unquestioned power over our inner cities. You want to talk about supremacy? That is supremacy! And what have they done for those citizens? What became of the trillions of dollars sent to those places to improve them? Show me a city run by Democrats for decades, and I will show you a city in decay.

On the same weekend that we honored George Floyd, 28 murders in the black sections of Chicago went unnoticed. Do black lives really matter to the media?

The Left, like locusts, move on to a new field after they have consumed the old field. Right now, the Left has set its sights on Latinos. That’s because there are more of us. Next, they will get us angry and grieved. They want Latino children to feel like victims. They will leave the Black community behind as soon as their votes don’t matter anymore.

What does all this anger and rage do to us? It causes inner city children to waste time—time they could use to build a future. Villains have forced them to put their lives on hold—to make them feel victimized—to enrage them to do acts of violence. And when that crime is permanently on their record, and when that moment of rage has ruined their chances for a career…do you think any of these Marxists are going to come around and fix their family?

Shame on these Christians who won’t pray right or repent correctly. What an offense to a heart-broken God Who is trying to save our nation, that you would engage in Pharisaical grandstanding, just to look ‘woke’ in the eyes of those we should never try to impress.

But it is not too late! You can turn that pseudo-repentance into true repentance. God can expose the Left, the evil they are doing, and their long-term goals. Right now, America is sick of the division and the hatred—and they do not care anymore where that hatred is coming from. Americans do not want to replace old hate with new hate, or old racism for new racism.

The only force that is able to save America is the Gospel of Jesus Christ. The only love that can stop the crushing cycle of oppression and hatred is the love of God. My dear brothers and sisters in Christ, now that you realize your need for repenting…for God’s sake, don’t repent for being white, repent for sinning against the Lord.

 

 

 

 

The War Chest Collection. This is now the bestselling compilation in our entire history! You get a signed copy of Mario’s newest book Vessels of Fire and Glory, plus the acclaimed classic on revival Critical Mass, and Mario’s book about living in the last days Edgewise. A $40 value for $27. Not only that, but all proceeds go to the Living Proof Tent Crusades. Order right now for free shipping.   ttps://mariomurillo.org/product/war-chest-collection/

 

 

 

 

 

WHEN THEY DECLARE CHRISTIANITY A VIRUS

Democrat Governors must believe there are two viruses. There is the Covid-19, which is especially toxic in church buildings, barber shops, and small businesses. That explains why churches and small local businesses must shut down or many people will die.

And apparently Covid-19 causes brain damage and diminishes the ability of pastors and small business owners to take the proper precautions to protect their people.

Here’s the second virus Democrat Governors must believe exists. Let’s call it Covid-20. It is different, it is selective. Covid-20 only targets businesses like Costco, Home Depot, marijuana dispensaries, and Planned Parenthood.  And because it is a kinder, gentler, more manageable virus, Covid-20 doesn’t force a closure of those establishments.

If you are so cynical as to believe that there is only one virus and that this a politically motivated double-standard…shame on you! If you think it is punishment for how Christians and small business owners tend to vote—that is disgusting.

But seriously, when will the restrictions end? It seems the all-wise governors have no idea when it should be deemed safe for the economy to open again. They either can’t or won’t define “safety.” That is because they are only interested in a power grab, and are setting us up for permanent changes.

Yesterday, Gavin Newsom proved there is a double standard. When thousands of churches told him that they would open up this coming Sunday, and President Trump declared churches essential, Newsom immediately pivoted and announced churches could reopen. Why? Did science change? Did he see something new? Nothing changed, and yet it is suddenly okay to reopen churches?

He was saving face when forced to by the millions who have stopped listening and obeying him. He wanted to look like he still had control.  He claims his actions are based on science. And, indeed, it is based on science, political science.

And why should we be surprised by all this? California Democrats have hated the church for years. They have punished Christians repeatedly. They tried to ban the Bible—they limited the size of church buildings—they fought to get sermons tagged as hate speech. The idea of churches shutting down makes their mouths water.

To the Pastors who seek guidance on whether or not to open, I say, “Open your eyes!” We are watching a dress rehearsal for something much bigger. This is a drill.

Here’s what the drill accomplished: It set the mechanism in place for future church shutdowns. It tested public reaction to see if there would be widespread outrage. And apparently it worked, because Americans acted like sheep, willing to trade their Constitutional rights for a bogus “safety.”

What this rehearsal did was to embolden the enemies of freedom. Next time, they won’t need a pandemic to shut down churches—they can treat the church as if it were the virus. And what will you do when they declare Christianity to be a virus? Chicago already thinks that way.

Churches are so dangerous to Chicago Democrats that they have threatened to bulldoze churches that dare to have services. The Liberty Counsel reports:

“In a letter delivered Saturday, May 23, Chicago Health Commissioner Allison Arwady wrote, “I am authorized to seek to enjoin such nuisance or to cause the same to be summarily abated in such manner as I may direct….” The letter ended by stating that “the City will take steps necessary to abate, including Summary Abatement.”

According to the Illinois Supreme Court, “Summary abatement would mean to put down or destroy without process. This means the inspector can, upon his own judgment, cause the alleged nuisance to stop on his own authority and effect a destruction of property at his discretion.” City of Kankakee v. New York Cent. R. Co., 387 Ill. 109, 116, 55 N.E.2d 87, 90 (1944).”

To know what to do you must consider these facts:

There are thirteen states that have been open for more than three weeks now (prior to 5/1), and these states have seen daily coronavirus cases fall 29%.

Meanwhile, in California, death is coming from several other sources: not only are businesses failing, resulting in unemployment and bankruptcy, but suicides, since the start of the shutdown, have now surpassed deaths from the virus. Drug addiction has increased. And in several states, the number of DUI’s has doubled. The damage from isolation is taking a severe toll in many forms, from homicides to divorces, from child abuse to spousal abuse. That is why churches need to be open, to stem the tide of these tragedies.

What if being closed is doing more harm than being open? Can you live with the fact that when your people needed you the most, and when your nation needed you the most, you remained compliant based on bad information and false fear?

Millions of your fellow Americans live in a police state. They are being illegally arrested, attacked, and shamed for doing nothing but living their lives in a legal and peaceful manner.

You want a safe church? I am sorry, but it can’t be both safe and Christian. The Gates of Hell are arrayed against the church of Jesus. On the basis of what He won on the Cross, Christ promised us victory. But He never promised a victory without our taking a stand against evil. We most oppose both demonic and human evil.

History shows us the pattern of how free churches become underground churches. In each instance, there was a window of action and opportunity. That window is before us, but only for a short season.

So, I ask you again, what will you do in the future, if the state declares Christianity a virus?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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LET’S STOP THE AGENDA OF EVIL

As I was standing in front of the U. S. Capital Building, it suddenly hit me: The Body of Christ is to have a mighty influence on America.  From the get-go, our founding fathers realized that morality and love of truth would breathe life into the Constitution.  They believed in liberty, not license.  They believed in freedom, not anarchy. They understood that the system of government they had created must work in concert with God fearing, hardworking, freedom loving citizens.

The church refuses to face the truth today, which is why we are powerless in the face of our ongoing national destruction.  We must face the facts.  We must see that the Loony Left is a weapon of Socialist tyranny that is about to kill America. We already see their death in the disastrous programs meant to help the poor.

Ben Franklin said, “I am for doing good to the poor, but…I think the best way of doing good to the poor, is not making them easy in poverty, but leading or driving them out of it. I observed…that the more public provisions were made for the poor, the less they provided for themselves, and of course became poorer. And, on the contrary, the less was done for them, the more they did for themselves, and became richer.”

Right now, 49.2 percent of all Americans are receiving benefits from at least one government program, and the U.S. government has spent an astounding 3.7 trillion dollars on welfare programs over the past five years.

The leftists believe they are the only ones who care about poverty, racism and injustice.  Secular progressives will say they love the poor.  If so, then they have loved Detroit to death.  After 61 years, and after receiving nearly a trillion dollars in Federal aid, Detroit has been reduced to a pile of rubble by liberal policies. The city is a horror show of abandoned factories, illiteracy, prostitution, gangs, and homeless camps.  The same damage can be seen in any urban area where these programs dominate. It is an agenda of evil.

Michael Snyder said, “In 1960, the city of Detroit was the greatest manufacturing city that the world had ever seen.  Nearly two million people lived there, and it had the highest per capita income in the United States.  That may be hard to believe, because today it actually has one of the lowest per capita incomes of all of our major cities.  Over the decades more than a million people have left the city, and thousands of abandoned homes have been torn down.

It has become known as a mecca of violent crime and poverty, and now a viral video is giving an unpleasant view of Detroit after dark.

The clip, called Driving through Detroit at night, was filmed by a woman who was a passenger in a car going around the Motor City and was posted to Twitter at the weekend.

It shows terrifying scenes of gangs gathered on the sidewalk, prostitutes lifting up their skirts and dancing, and even a man being run over by a car on purpose.

Many people openly wonder what happened to Detroit, but it really isn’t much of a mystery at all.”

We poured untold billions into Detroit, but corrupt Democrat Leaders gutted this city. Now they will gut America.

The Democrat agenda for America is the Spirit of Antichrist pure and simple. It is the instrument by which virtue, freedom, and justice will be removed and our cities turned into institutional hell holes.

I challenge you: name a single city that has been run by Democrats for decades that is not a city corrupt to the walls, leading the nation in rampant crime, awash in drugs and perversion, and looking like a third world country. Having learned nothing, they have made the Squad with their extremist policies, the face of the Democrat Party.

Leftist ideology appeals to three kinds of people:

1. Those who do not want to work.

2. Those who want to gain power by posing as champions for the poor.

3. Those who feel self-loathing and guilt for the sins of their ancestors.

Social progressives will accuse me of blaming the victim.  I am not blaming the victim—I am naming the villain. 

The church should be a great force for saving America, but we have been neutralized. The media changed the rules about how Christians and government relate.  On the one hand, they made it fashionable to bash the church, the Bible, and Israel.  On the other hand, they made it wrong for the church to speak out, and have directly attacked our freedom to preach the Gospel.

The Left’s tactics are trying to make the church look hateful just for having an opposing view.  Many famous pastors have let this slide because they did not want to appear racist.  Still others feared the IRS would remove their tax-free status.  Now we know we were wrong to be silent.

Another example is the Chicago area which has a larger number of shooting victims every week than were killed at Parkland. And people are fleeing in record numbers. Chicago, the county seat of Cook County, has had a huge population loss—the largest of any county in the country. Between 2015 and 2016 Cook County experienced a domestic migration loss of more than 66,000 people, “a staggering number of people to lose in a single year.” (Michael Snyder, Economist)

I believe that evil politicians should fear us.  Paul did not believe that his gospel integrity would be ruined by speaking out against evil leadership. Nor do I believe that my outspoken opposition to the pro-death Democrat Party is in any way inconsistent with love or truth.  For that matter, Christ did not worry that turning over tables and evicting the money changers would ruin His image of love and compassion.

Our silence has stemmed from another root: our decreased faith in the Gospel.  We have forgotten its surpassing power.  We do not remember the history of how the church has stemmed corruption in America in the past. We have forgotten the record of how men and women in the Bible have turned the tide of evil government. We have forgotten how effective the Gospel is in situations just like this.

We have forgotten that the Gospel is supernatural.

We must embrace the simple truth that government is a crippling counterfeit of the Gospel. And we must allow God to explode a fresh passion for the Gospel, the greatest of all messages. Then we will proclaim its truth with a powerful roar, and without apology!  Should we not have a bold and fiery national declaration of Christ, I shudder to think what will happen!

Please, ponder the words of John Adams written in 1798:

“While (America) remains untainted with the principles and manners which are now producing desolation in so many parts of the world: while she continues to be sincere and incapable of insidious and impious policy (practices): we shall have the strongest reason to rejoice in the local destination assigned us by Providence. But should the people of America once become capable of that deep (hypocrisy) towards one another and towards foreign nations which assumes the language of justice and moderation while it is practicing iniquity and extravagance, and displays in the most captivating manner the charming picture of…sincerity while it is rioting in (greed) and insolence—this country will be the most miserable habitation in the world: because we have no Government armed with power capable of contending with human passions, unbridled by morality and religion. Avarice, ambition, revenge or (bravado) would break the strongest cords of our Constitution as a whale goes through a net. Our Constitution was made only for a moral and religious people. It is wholly inadequate (for the governing) of any other.”

Heed my warning: unless there is a Great Awakening in America, unless there is a new baptism of the Holy Spirit, and unless fresh fire falls upon the church, neither our Constitution nor any of the thousands of laws currently on the books will prevent the chaos that will surely bring about the collapse of the United States.

As God’s people we must quit showing tolerance for policies that are destroying America. We must shake off any and all embarrassment of the Gospel.  Yes, there have been abuses, but as Woodrow Wilson said, “The proof that the Gospel is divine is the preaching it has survived.” Even a small determined group of spirit-filled warriors preaching with unbridled boldness and total obedience is enough to stop this Democrat agenda of evil.

 

THE LEFT

Global warming, Russian collusion, White Supremacy/Racism—the trifecta of the Left—the constant drum beat of the “woke.” Always screamed about very loudly, but never defended by rational conversation or facts. Their endless plaintive cry, body language, and screeching confirm the sad, sad truth that emotion rules over substance and logical reason.

Global warming.  The myth of Climate Change took a hit today from an unlikely source: Joel N. Myers, Founder and CEO of AccuWeather.com.  He stated, “There is no evidence so far that extreme heat waves are becoming more common because of climate change, especially when you consider how many heat waves occurred historically compared to recent history.”

Hysterics are the order of the day for the Left, prompting Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to say that the world will end in 12 years.  Yet, the Loony Left wants to prosecute anyone who doubts their weather claims. They want oppressive policies that would limit freedom and even imprison detractors of their theories. They are not trying to fix anything, they are trying to take total control through myths.

They will fly their polluting jets to conferences that conclude that you are a vile person for not changing your lifestyle and limiting your carbon footprint.

Russia collusion. The people who live in the districts that Adam Schiff, Maxine Waters, and Gerrold Nadler represent must not need better schools, more jobs, clean water, stronger law enforcement or anything you normally elect someone to work for. These political hacks are literally doing nothing but chasing a hoax. They are deranged in their wish for Trump to be impeached. How the people in these districts can tolerate this is truly dumbfounding. I say again, they are doing nothing for you, while they chase a crime that simply doesn’t exist.  25 months and 25 million dollars later, there is no collusion. Yet, these three demand further investigations.

White Supremacy: They say White Supremacy fuels the mass shootings.  Let’s look at what the media will not tell you. Connor Betts gunned down nine people and injured dozens more in Dayton, Ohio, on Sunday, and this warped loner declares himself, in his notebook, to be a servant of ‘evil incarnate’ and rants about everything from schizophrenia to satanic rituals and massacres.

The pages read, in part: “I am the servant of the serpent evil incarnate, flesh consumer, light destroyer, fueled by hate, rage (is) my strength, distrust (is) my shield.”

But, this mass murderer also supported Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren and ANTIFA. The media buries the news of a left-wing mass shooter because it doesn’t advance the narrative of White Supremacy and who Trump supporters really are.

Then, the Left cites economic injustice and poverty in the inner city as proof of White Supremacy. The only problem is, they have been in charge of these neighborhoods—they have spent the money—they have controlled the people. If this is their evidence, then White Supremacy either doesn’t exist or they are the White Supremacists.

Show me a major U.S. city run by Democrats for decades, and I will show you a city in decay, filled with crime, murder, drugs, and poverty. Example: Cities such as Chicago, St. Louis, and Baltimore, where every week there are mass shootings that dwarf the mass shootings in Gilroy, El Paso, and Dayton.  Yet, the national news outlets never report them.  Currently, in Democrat run Chicago, there are 51 criminals who have been charged with first degree murder, who have been put under “house arrest.”  The message: Murder someone, and the worst that can happen to you is: you will be sent to your room.

CHICAGO, IL – DECEMBER 31: Residents, activists, and friends and family members of victims of gun violence march down Michigan Avenue carrying nearly 800 wooden crosses bearing the names of people murdered in the city in 2016 on December 31, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois. Nearly 800 people have been murdered in the city this year and more than 4000 shot as the city copes with its most violent year in two decades. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Is the Left trying to fix any problem that actually exists? The answer is a deafening, NO. They are far too busy creating problems. Their victims so far are:

 The nuclear family: A source of social stability and well-being for thousands of years. They shattered it with everything from shaming moms who wanted to stay home, redefining marriage, gender fluidity, drag queen story hours, gender-free bathroom crusades, and the oppression of churches. The list could go on and on.

Economic opportunity: The Left has never met a tax or a new regulation they didn’t like. Bloating government to strangle small business is their stock-in-trade. Given a free hand, their economic policies have always led to recession.

The human spirit: Convincing minority youth that they are victims destroys hope and incentive. The Left has turned self-pity into an art form. It was inevitable that they would worship Socialism. Socialism at its heart is for those who believe they can’t make it on their own without food stamps, free cell phones, and the bottomless government grab bag. They have been convinced they will not survive without these programs.

Is the Left trying to eradicate poverty? About as much as the drug dealer is trying to eradicate addiction. It is only by inducing fear, self-pity, and entitlement, that they maintain control.

America has been taken over by a Leftist spirit that is the antithesis of everything America was founded on. We are not engaged in a debate between the ideologies of the Right or the Left—we are in a war between addiction, degradation and atheism versus  liberty, decency, and a future.

Look at them. Do you see solutions, inspiration, openness, or compassion?  No you do not. You see a Party of delusional Don Quixotes who are tilting at windmills, while they trample honor, truth, and decency in their quest for a nonexistent cause.

Yet, in this fog of delusion, there are some hopeful signs of life.  Roughly 400 pastors and faith leaders will descend on Lynchburg, Virginia later this week as two major evangelical forces unite together in the beginning efforts of a 2020 national ground game aimed at restoring Judeo-Christian principles across the country and mobilizing an evangelical army of pastors to lead the way.

The closed-door, two-day event will be held at Liberty University, one of the largest evangelical universities in the country and is organized by the American Renewal Project, led by influential political mechanic David Lane. They’re bringing in the pastors for the affair, many of whom are expected to take part in a political training session as they mull over whether to run for local or statewide office.

Pray for an awakening like this to spread to churches all over America!

Pray like you know what is at stake!

 

 

The left needs a false narrative. It’s like crack to them.

The media and the elite lords of the left will not abandon their addicted minions. No sooner did the drug they took daily—Russian collusion and obstruction of justice—get exposed than the powers that be gave them back another lie: Jussie really was attacked by Trump supporters. They did pour bleach on him. They did put a noose around his neck. What a hoax.

This is a man who almost started a race war because he was despondent about his failing career. He did it for attention. He did it without regard for who he might hurt. But he is not off the hook.  I fear for him and pray that he didn’t get off the hook because of Psalm 92:7 “When the wicked spring up like grass, And when all the workers of iniquity flourish, It is that they may be destroyed forever.”

When the non-playable characters on the left chant those lies it restores the narcotic rush they had during the Mueller investigation. Somewhere in a smoky room they huddled—the Lords of the left. They decided immediate action was needed. Maybe they bought DA Kimberley Foxx in Chicago. That’s why…even in a town as corrupt as Chicago, people are outraged that charges against Smollett have been dropped.

But they said something like this: “We can’t nurse the opiate of Russian collusion but we can turn our wrath to Trump supporters. We can mainline the fairy tale that Jussie was attacked.  We can get them to believe that in Chi town, of all places, there are white men roaming in MAGA hats saying “this is Trump country!”  We can bring out the white powder–the white supremacy powder. Yeah, that’s it!”

Anyone who questions them is once again racist. Anyone who asks “what about the incontrovertible facts? What about receipts, money exchanged the confession of his friends that he hired them? What about the police who saw right through then entire charade?”  How dare you question Jussie you racist! What a rush for them to be able to say that again. Leave the Russia card, to re-drop the race card.

As far as false narratives go Jussie’s is embarrassing. It is madness to believe him. It is not just a stretch…it is an intellectual hamstring pull. No matter, the left must continue to feed the addicts.

Will Rachel Maddow apologize for lying for 2 years about Russia? Will CNN cop to their blatant and cynical ploy to get ratings by pumping out stories they knew were lies? Of course not. They will just move on to the next false narrative. Its their crack.

From the false rape accusations of the Duke lacrosse team on to “hands up don’t shoot,” to a 16 year old Nick Sandmann who was falsely accused and shamed and threatened, to the Russia, Russia hoax and now back to Jussie.

They couldn’t get Trump so now they will go after Trump’s supporters, deplorables, smelly Walmart customers, racists, Islamophobic bigots. It’s all lies and they know it. The left has to have a false narrative—it’s an addiction—they’ve just got to have it.

How else will SNL find skits? How else will ratings bounce back at MSNBC and CNN? How will Pelosi, Schumer and the young Turks like AOC continue to make sense without a stimulant that dulls logic?

The only problem is that the high is harder to achieve because each false narrative is stupider than the last. Drug dealers do something like this to junkies. Once they know their victim is hopelessly addicted they cut the drug with stuff like baking powder. The drug is less potent and the price goes up.

Each false narrative is wilder than the last one. Less substance, less facts, less rationale until finally it is so fantastic that the price is too high. The naivete required is just too extreme.  So extreme that even Rachel might blush when she reports it. Nah.

When the facts about Jussie come out—as they most certainly will—the left will ignore it. They will simply move on to the next lie. Oh right! Trump’s tax forms.  The thing is, when your less gullible, err, less addicted following sees you caught in another epic hoax, and you just move on to the next, you will drive them into rehab.

These false narratives feed the big false narrative. America is evil. America is racist. America needs socialism. Poor leftists, America is just not evil enough or racist enough for their agenda, so they have to invent it to keep their cause alive. How sick is that?

Abraham Lincoln said, “You can fool some of the people all the time and, all of the people some of the time, but you cannot fool all the people all the time.”  Beware Leftists, the size of the group you can fool all of the time is shrinking fast.

 

WHY BIG GOVERNMENT IS OF SATAN

Look at Proverbs 28:2 “When a country is rebellious, it has many rulers, but a ruler with discernment and knowledge maintains order.”  See anything interesting in there?  To a secular progressive the only thing that matters is size. The cure for everything is to add an agency, or a new regulation.

Take the current frenzy to take away all the guns.  It is a sugar pill.  It is a placebo for the lazy thinker.  Imagine a mind that says, if we add a gun ban it will make up for cowardly sheriffs who won’t do their jobs—a head sheriff who resembles Sargent O’Rourke of F Troop—a mental health system that lacks, well, mental health, and an FBI that ignores red flags like a blind bull.

The secular progressive doesn’t need reason…they need a frightened teenager to manipulate.  They need an emotional town hall meeting that offers zero solutions in high pitched self-righteousness.  They need to appear to do something.

Take away all the guns and send in the clowns.  Anyone feel safe yet?  A deranged mind might just say, “shoot, now I have use a car.”  Ignore the man behind the curtain who pontificates about “the need” for whatever—but doesn’t want you to see how nothing they do works.

Open borders serve the same purpose.  Every year, we spend 84 billion dollars on all the agencies and services provided for people who wouldn’t even be here if we enforced our laws.  Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is violating federal election laws to get reelected.  He is giving I.D.s to illegal aliens so they can vote for him.   Libby Schaaf Mayor of Oakland is guilty of obstruction by warning 800 illegals with criminal records that a raid was coming.   This should enrage you.  It means foreigners can now elect our leaders.  It means cities can protect criminals.

Dear wispy believer who thinks it is wrong to have a political opinion.  They are after your freedom. They want to shut down your church—because faith, like the Second Amendment and free and legal elections prevent them from taking total control.  That is why these blogs are not a violation of my call to preach the Gospel–they are a vital part of telling the truth while I still can.  You must see that that this national fever to change our laws is Satanic not just bad politics.

They are way too smart to just admit they want to remove the Constitution and the Bill of Rights.  No, they won’t say  “burn the Constitution.”  They would smother it in bureaucracy, and wrap red tape around its throat and choke it to death.  Here’s the bottom line:

Bring your ear closer to this blog: THEY DON’T WANT TO SOLVE THE PROBLEM.  THEY WANT TO STAY IN POWER!  They want to cover their incompetence, they want to keep their funding, they want to keep the corruption going.  They want to change our government completely.

 

They refer to our Founding Fathers as white male slave owners.  What they won’t tell you is the turmoil the Fathers felt about slavery.  How they even believed God was going to judge the nation for slavery.   They saw no way to abolish it without war.  And they did fight a war to rid the curse, and it cost 700,000 men their lives.

Leftists sired a new form of slavery: Government dependency.  Our rotting inner cities are the new plantation where breathtaking corruption keeps telling the poor to vote for more slavery.  At least the Founding Fathers felt a pang of guilt—progressives do not.

Wake up! The task before all believers is to prevent our children and grandchildren from growing up in a socialist prison.  Satan is back of all this.  He wants America to implode—to be crushed under the weight of secular progressive expansion—an idiocracy of loony universities, and a spoon-fed, over-medicated, compliant, constituency that is being fattened for the slaughter.

If the church will understand the threat and see her duty, we have great hope as a nation.  I don’t want puny government that can’t keep us safe—what I want is what the last part of the verse promises: “But a ruler with discernment and knowledge maintains order.”  We can maintain order with a lot less government.

If we empower leaders with wisdom, if we enforce laws we already have, if we can smoke out corruption, and if we return to the God who made America Great, we can bring equality, safety, and progress for a fraction of the cost and through a few good, godly leaders.

IS THIS THE END?

Is this the end? Sure looks like it.  The most rain in American history fell on Houston.  The most intense hurricane ever recorded barreled into Florida—another one is right behind.  The strongest earthquake in a hundred years jolted Mexico—all this in the last few weeks.

Equally terrifying, is the barrage of “prophecies” assaulting the church.  Christians are navigating a minefield of conflicting messages.  I see twin dangers: those who are horror-struck, and those who have become complacent.

There are those who have panicked, and are selling, hoarding and escaping to secret cabins.  Then, there are those who are dulled by a constant stream of false alarms who do nothing to prepare for the days ahead.

Separating fact from fiction is the duty of every disciple of Jesus.

  1. Fact: Global warming has not been proven by science. It is irresponsible to say we have entered a cataclysmic weather cycle. Did you know the middle ages were warmer than today? We don’t hear that because scientists are intimidated to suppress facts that contradict the warming agenda.  Weather has been like this before. It has been even worse.

Scaring people makes money, and is a great way to control nations.  Some of the most outspoken warmers are jaw-dropping hypocrites.  Al Gore owns an energy guzzling house, flits around in SUVs and exhaust spewing jets, enlarging his carbon footprint, while he orders you to sacrifice.

Yes, the weather is crazy.  I am broken hearted over what people are suffering.  But to say that weather is about to destroy the earth—when you have no proof—adds to the fear and suffering.

  1. Fact: Any preacher who sets a date for the end of the world is in error. Jesus said, “Matthew 24:36 “But of that day and hour no one knows, not even the angels of heaven, but My Father only.” Period.

Don’t get me wrong, there are some sincere good men who are teaching about September 23rd but still, it’s unscriptural to set a date.

On the other hand, there are misguided preachers who use fear to sell books and as click bait for videos. But let me issue a challenge to you prophets of doom: I want to win souls, so give me your buildings, television equipment, and all of your assets.  If you are right, and the world ends on that day what good will they be to you?

I promise you folks, not one—not even the most avid doomsday prophet—will hand over their wealth.  Hmmm.

  1. Fact: God is judging America. It’s just not the way you think. Climate fury is not judgment on America. But there is a judgment going on…and it’s terrible.  Worse than hurricanes.

If a man defiantly leaps to his death from a tall building thinking he’s Superman—it’s not God judging him, it’s gravity.  America is feeling the consequences of her sin.

Jesus did warn us of global warming so much as the disaster of moral cooling:  Matthew 24:12 And because lawlessness will abound, the love of many will grow cold.  When love grows cold, a society becomes miserable.  That misery is the judgement.

Our payment for our sins began in earnest in the 1960’s.  When we banned prayer and legalized abortion, our march toward misery began.

Forget hurricanes, we have reaped the whirlwind of wickedness.  It is demonstrated in pandemic addiction, mental illness, racism, and suicide.

Paul nailed it.  He did not say climate would make the end times dangerous—he said it would be man’s moral condition.  2 Timothy 3: 2 “But know this, that in the last days perilous times will come: 2 For men will be lovers of themselves, lovers of money, boasters, proud, blasphemers, disobedient to parents, unthankful, unholy, 3 unloving, unforgiving, slanderers, without self-control, brutal, despisers of good, 4 traitors, headstrong, haughty, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God, 5 having a form of godliness but denying its power.   Note the phrase: For men will be.

America is experiencing the storm surge of sin.

-When a people rebel against God they heap to themselves wicked leaders—leaders who lead them to moral destruction.  For years America has been led by God-hating politicians, vile celebrities, atheistic educators, and demented pop artists.

-Humanism and secular progressivism replaced God in American society turning us into a nation of misery.  Anne Graham said, “We told God to get out—get out of our laws, our government, education, entertainment and even our churches—and like a gentleman, He did.”

All of the places God used to inhabit in our culture became vacant shells—toxic waste dumps.  We lost our power to resist addiction, rage, and every natural emotion.  We became instantly offended by stupid things.

Now we are seeing the final judgment on a culture: Total division—which left unchecked, leads to civil war.

You want the real signs of disaster?  Don’t look to blood moons but the rivers of blood on the streets of Chicago—there’s your sign.  Look at what today’s comedians think is funny—there’s your sign.   Look at the grisly and unspeakable crimes in the headlines —there’s your sign.  Look into the eyes of our children, see the despair and fear of the future—there’s your sign.

Forget hurricanes!  We have reaped the whirlwind of wickedness!

One real part of God’s judgement on America is false preachers.  2 Timothy 4:

“3 For the time will come when they will not endure sound doctrine, but according to their own desires, because they have itching ears, they will heap up for themselves teachers; 4 and they will turn their ears away from the truth, and be turned aside to fables.”

The Word of God says end time perversion includes a change in Christians.  Their appetite would change.  They would despise sound teaching in favor of soothing lies that permit them to be immoral.  Such teaching is designed by Satan to seduce, weaken and deceive so that God’s own people would be caught in a trap. It worked.

Repentance is the 2,000-pound elephant in the room.  We talk around it.  We make fun of it.  We are distracted by voices that tantalize us with God’s goodies.  How does telling people they need not repent give them hope? Even when we finally think apocalyptically, it’s not our sin we look at, it’s monster movie signs in the sky.  God help us to confess our sin so we can truly discern the times.

Is this the end of the world…well, I have plans for September 24th–not cancelling them.  Is this the end of the world? It is, not because of weather but because we did not repent.