Daily Archives: May 24, 2014

When God ordains thorns for me…

A Twisted Crown of Thorns ®

Having faith in God and putting your trust in Him involves trusting Him for your salvation and through your sanctification. Your sanctification is for His glory and for your good through times and situations you do not understand. More times than not there will be tough times; occasions when the proverbial thorn remains in your side and He will not take it away. In such times where do you draw your strength from? Our trust should always be in The Sovereign God knowing that what God ordains is always good for me for His glory. In the words of Nancy Guthrie…

Some claim that strong faith is defined by throwing our energies into begging God for a miracle that will take away our suffering and then believing without doubting that he will do it. But faith is not measured by our ability to manipulate God to get what we want…

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End Times Prophecy Headlines: May 24-25, 2014

End Times Prophecy Report

End Times Prophecy Report Headlines: Bible prophecy in Today's headlines. Bible prophecy in Today’s headlines.

End Times Prophecy Report
HEADLINES
May 24-25, 2014
WEEKEND EDITION

CommentaryAnd OPINION

===INTERNATIONAL

RUSSIA: Putin slams Obama: Who is he to judge, seriously?

CHINA: Chinese-Russian relations warming up

CHINA: A Glimpse Into China’s Hacker Army

UKRAINE: This Photo Shows How Things Got Ugly At A Donetsk Checkpoint Friday Morning

BRAZIL: Thousands rally in Brazil against World Cup – But the Corporate Media will still run the “Everyone is a big happy family through sports” stories.

“The organizing committee for the 2016 Olympics in Rio just announced that 38 percent of the venues are completed. When asked if they’d be done in time for the Summer Games, Rio said, “Wait — SUMMER games?”
–Jimmy Fallon

FRANCE: Mayor castrated, killed love rival

TANZANIA: Witch doctors arrested for murder of albino woman for potions

IRAQ: 1,455,590 Iraqi deaths since the US invasion – Liberation, baby!

SYRIA: Obama…

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William Lane Craig: churches should focus on apologetics to attract more men

WINTERY KNIGHT

I saw that Triablogue quoted this passage from William Lane Craig’s April 2013 newsletter, which made me very excited and happy.

Here it is:

One overwhelming impression of these engagements is the way in which the intellectual defense of Christian faith attracts men. Both at Texas A&M and again at Miami every single student who got up to ask a question was a guy! I wondered if the girls are just shy. But then I remembered a lengthy clip Jan and I watched of cast members of Downton Abbey doing a Q&A with an audience in New York. Almost every person who came to the microphone at that event was a woman! It wasn’t until late into the evening that a man finally asked a question, which was remarked by all the cast members. Why the difference between that session and the ones I experienced?—simply because the Downton Abbey…

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