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March 2, 2017 Truth2Freedom Briefing Report

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The White House dismissed as a partisan attack questions about whether Attorney General Jeff Sessions lied during his confirmation hearing about conversations he had with Russia’s ambassador to the U.S. while serving as a prominent surrogate for Donald Trump’s campaign. The Justice Department confirmed Wednesday that Sessions twice had contact last year with Ambassador Sergey Kislyak. Sessions testified during his Senate confirmation hearing Jan. 10 that he had no contacts with Russian officials.

House Republican leaders have a new version of their major Obamacare repeal and replacement bill. They just don’t want you to see it. The document is being treated a bit like a top-secret surveillance intercept.

North Korea relations have fallen to their worst point in decades and talks are off the table until Kim Jong Un’s regime is ready to give up its nuclear weapons.

India’s largest pharmaceutical firms are looking to convince U.S. President Donald Trump that his promise to lower drug costs should take priority over his vow to make sure the medicines are made in America. One goal could be to win an exemption for generic drugs under any border-tax policy that is enacted in the U.S., it said.

President Trump’s administration will convene a meeting of at least 15 federal agencies Thursday as a first government-wide step toward crafting the president’s $1 trillion infrastructure initiative.

The fewest Americans in almost 44 years filed applications to collect unemployment benefits last week, indicating the job market continues to power forward. Jobless claims fell by 19,000 to 223,000 in the week ended Feb. 25.

This year is shaping up to be the most synchronized for global growth since the immediate aftermath of the last recession, in a development that could ease the burden on the U.S. as the world’s economic engine. From robust Chinese factory data to faster inflation in Germany, just about all major economies are running at a decent clip, if not accelerating.

Banks globally have paid $321 billion in fines since 2008 for an abundance of regulatory failings from money laundering to market manipulation and terrorist financing, according to data from Boston Consulting Group.

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Some 7,000 people have fled from villages around the northeast Nigerian town of Chibok because of Boko Haram attacks, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) said on Wednesday.

Seven Baltimore police officers were arrested on Wednesday on federal racketeering charges for robbing and extorting up to $200,000 from victims, along with stealing guns and drugs.

Bright lava lit up the night sky on the Italian island of Sicily on Monday as Mount Etna erupted for the first time this year. The volcano, one of the most active in the world, has been largely dormant for the last two years.

The United States on Wednesday called on the U.N. Human Rights Council to drop its “obsession with Israel” amid reports that the Trump administration is considering quitting the body.

A Russian airstrike in northern Syria hit U.S.-backed Syrian Arab forces who are part of the fight against the Islamic State group, a senior U.S. general said Wednesday.

The US Supreme Court on Wednesday came down on the side of Democrats who charged that certain US electoral districts in Virginia were drawn to dilute the influence of black voters elsewhere in the state.

The University of California, San Francisco on Tuesday laid off 49 information technology (IT) employees and outsourced their work to a company based in India, ending a year-long process that has brought the public university under fire.

Russia and China on Tuesday vetoed a Western-backed UN resolution that would have imposed sanctions on Syria over chemical weapons use, in the first clash at the Security Council since US President Donald Trump took office.

Lately, nations like China, Russia, and Iran have caught on to that fact, and have focused much of their defensives strategies on limiting America’s ability to come close to their borders and strike at will. This strategy, called anti-access/area-denial (A2/AD), uses weapons like ultra-quiet submarines, sea mines, cruise and ballistic “carrier-killer” missiles, drones, and other systems meant to hold U.S. forces at bay-or make the situation risky enough to deter the United States from advancing.

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The Swedish government has decided to reintroduce military conscription – a move backed by the country’s MPs.The decision means that 4,000 men and women will be called up for service from 1 January 2018.

Zimbabwe’s High Court has outlawed corporal punishment for children both at school and in the home.

Water supplies have been restored in most of Chile’s capital Santiago after floods contaminated a major river providing most of the city’s water.

WND     Barack Obama is turning his new home in the posh Kalorama section of the nation’s capital – just two miles away from the White House – into the nerve center of the mounting insurgency against his successor, President Donald J. Trump.And Obama is being aided in his political crusade by his longtime consigliere, Valerie Jarrett, who has moved into the 8,200-square-foot, $5.3-million Kaloroma mansion with the former president and Michelle Obama, long time best friends.

Disney is to move firmly into a new era as it introduces its first “exclusively gay moment”, disclosing the new version of Beauty and the Beast will star a manservant exploring his sexuality.

Thousands of Christians nationwide got her ashes on this Ash Wednesday with a side of sparkles. Glitter Ash project, created by New York nonprofit Parity, encouraged clergy to mix glitter into the ashes this year, to represent the inclusion of LGBT people in Christian life.


Top News – 3/2/2017

Hillary aide in hot water for swipe at widow of fallen SEAL
“You’re not helping your husband’s memory by standing there and clapping like an idiot’

At peace talks, Syria rebels urge Trump to correct Obama’s “catastrophic mistakes”
The lead Syrian opposition negotiator at peace talks in Geneva said he hoped U.S. President Donald Trump would correct the “catastrophic” errors of his predecessor Barack Obama to become a reliable partner against “devilish” Iran.

American claims to be rightful heir to the throne, plans to overthrow Prince Charles
The Colorado man says he has traced an unbroken line of primogeniture, the right of succession belonging to the firstborn child, back to the third century. It emerged last month that the US may become an “associate member” of the Commonwealth, thanks to President Donald Trump’s reported love of the UK and Queen Elizabeth II.

Jiminy Cricket! Disney Goes Gay
The folks who gave us Mickey Mouse and Goofy have decided it’s time for your children to enjoy same-sex romance while they slurp down their Fruit Loops. An audience scene shows two guys kissing and a later scene show two ladies sharing an intimate moment.

Rabbi’s Deathbed Vision: Angel Michael Bringing Mercy to Jewish People in Messianic Tumult
“In Jewish tradition, when a tzaddik (righteous man) is about to leave the world, he receives a greater vision, a form of prophecy,” Rabbi Berger told Breaking Israel News. “Rabbi Edelstein was referring to the last chapter in Daniel that discusses the war of Gog and Magog preceding the Messiah.”

Israel Politician Predicts Mass Jewish Immigration From US in Wake of Rising Anti-Semitism
At a meeting on Monday of the Zionist Union party he heads, Herzog said Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu should prepare for massive “waves of immigration” of American Jews.

UN chief urged to add IDF to blacklist
A network of human rights and humanitarian organizations that aims to protect children in conflict is urging UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to add the Israel Defense Forces to the blacklist of countries and armed groups responsible for grave violations against children…Watchlist on Children and Armed Conflict released its annual report ahead of the release of the UN’s annual report on children and armed conflict, which contains the blacklist that is usually released in May or June.

Antisemitic acts in US gain attention of Netanyahu, other Israeli leaders
Israeli leaders are increasingly speaking out against the rise in antisemitic incidents in the US, with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu – who came under some criticism for not publicly commenting on the matter – saying on Wednesday that antisemitism is alive and world leaders need to clearly condemn it. “Antisemitism certainly has not disappeared, but there is much we can do to fight back,” he said in a video message to a conference of the Jewish People Policy Institute being held in Jerusalem.

Palmyra: Syrian forces ‘enter’ IS-held town
Syrian government forces have entered the ancient city of Palmyra, pushing back militants from so-called Islamic State (IS), activists say. The troops and their allies, backed by Russian air strikes, have reportedly seized part of a neighbourhood in the west of the city. The jihadists recaptured the Unesco-listed archaeological site in December from government forces.

China eyes global economic leadership as U.S. turns inward
This year, a 300-mile railway will begin slicing through Kenya, cutting travel time between the capital, Nairobi, and one of East Africa’s largest ports, Mombasa, from 12 to four hours and breeding hopes of an economic and tourism revival in the region. The country’s most significant transportation project since its independence in 1963 is being built courtesy of China.

Barack Obama’s close confidante Valerie Jarrett has moved into his new DC home
Barack Obama is turning his new home in the posh Kalorama section of the nation’s capital – just two miles away from the White House – into the nerve center of the mounting insurgency against his successor, President Donald J. Trump. Obama’s goal, according to a close family friend, is to oust Trump from the presidency either by forcing his resignation or through his impeachment.

Congress told to brace for ‘robotic soldiers’
House lawmakers were warned Wednesday that artificial intelligence could soon be used by potential adversaries in military operations. Jason Healey, a senior fellow on the Atlantic Council’s Cyber Statecraft Initiative, told members of a House panel with oversight of the Pentagon that he expects the capabilities to be developed in the next decade.

Iran’s Navy to Benefit From an Expiring UN Ban, U.S. Study Says
Iran is likely to go on an international shopping spree for surface warships, submarines and anti-ship missiles after the expiration in 2020 of a United Nations resolution prohibiting it from acquiring sophisticated weapons, according to the U.S. Office of Naval Intelligence. The expiration “will allow Iran to pursue foreign acquisitions that have been inaccessible since sanctions were imposed,” according to a new assessment of Iran’s naval forces, strategy and capability obtained by Bloomberg News.

Rocket fired from Gaza explodes on Ashkelon beach
A rocket exploded in Ashkelon beach after being fired from the Gaza Strip on Wednesday, despite no Code Red siren being sounded. There were no casualties in the incident and no property was damaged. Shortly after the launch, Hamas began evacuating security posts for fear of an Israeli retribitive strike.

Antarctica hits record high temperature at balmy 63.5°F
An Argentine research base near the northern tip of the Antarctic peninsula has set a heat record at a balmy 63.5° Fahrenheit (17.5 degrees Celsius), the U.N. weather agency said on Wednesday.

‘Beauty and the Beast’ Sidekick LeFou Will Have Disney’s First ‘Gay Moment’
Disney’s live-action retelling of Beauty and the Beast is set to lead the March box-office charge, with some analysts estimating that the lavish adaptation could earn upwards of $120 million during its opening weekend alone. That would make it a potential record-setter — although according to director Bill Condon, the film will also be blazing a new trail when it hits theaters, thanks to the fact that it will feature the studio’s first ever “exclusively gay moment.”

Art Bubble Bursting: Gauguin Painting Collapses 74% To $22 Million
Russian billionaire Dmitry Rybolovlev paid €54 million or $85 million for a landscape by Paul Gauguin in a private transaction in June 2008. Yesterday, he incurred a whopping 74% loss on his store of value “investment.”

Islam Set To Overtake Christianity As Most Popular Religion…
Islam is the fastest growing religion in the world and will overtake Christianity as the most popular before the end of this century, according to an analysis of religious surveys published Tuesday by the Pew Research Center.

New American Spy Satellite Launches on Classified Mission
A new American satellite soared into Earth orbit today (March 1), kicking off a reconnaissance mission that’s shrouded in secrecy. The NROL-79 satellite launched into space atop a two-stage United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket at 12:49 p.m. EST (1749 GMT) today, rising off a pad at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.

Scandal-hit François Fillon stays in French presidential race but rivals sense openings
Former French prime minister François Fillon defiantly refused to suspend his scandal-ridden presidential bid Wednesday, highlighting political weaknesses that could boost the campaign of the country’s far-right leader.

Abbas Aide: In Coming Months, Palestinian Authority Plans to Pressure International Bodies to Act Against Israel
In the coming months, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas plans to pressure international institutions to act against Israel, a top Abbas aide said on Tuesday, the Hebrew news site nrg reported.


Barack Obama’s close confidante Valerie Jarrett has moved into his new DC home, which is now the nerve center for their plan to mastermind the insurgency against President Trump.

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U.S. Army Chooses Muslim To Be Chaplain To 14,000 Mostly Christian Soldiers!

A class action lawsuit should be filed immediately. This Muslim admits to proselytizing hours a day to other soldiers. In order for him to prevent ‘anti-Muslim’ incidents as he claims to do, he must lie about Islam’s true intentions which is permitted under Islam (Taquiyya). Christian soldiers should have a Christian chaplain who will use the Bible as a guide, not the Quran.

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DNC Deputy Keith Ellison’s Islamic Agenda for Congress

By Paul Sperry

And he has a plan to make it happen, says former CAIR intern.

Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN), the new deputy chairman of the Democratic National Committee, and the first Muslim elected to Congress, has a plan to recruit additional Muslim lawmakers like him — including possible candidates sponsored by a terror-tied Islamist group for which he helped raise millions of dollars, according to a source who once prayed alongside him in the basement of the Capitol.

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Disney goes gay – Todd Starnes

The folks who gave us Mickey Mouse and Goofy have decided it’s time for your children to enjoy same-sex romance while they slurp down their Fruit Loops.

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New Report Says Islam Will Surpass Christianity And Become The Largest Religion In The World

Mecca - Public DomainIf current trends continue, Islam is on track to become the largest religion in the entire world by the end of this century according a stunning new report that was just released by the Pew Research Center. While it is true that Christianity is still growing on a global basis, it is not growing nearly as rapidly as Islam. So unless something changes, Christianity will only be the second largest faith in the world by the year 2070. According to this newly released report, Islam is the only major religion that is growing faster than the global population overall, and it is being projected that the number of Muslims on the planet will rise by a staggering 73 percent between 2010 and 2050(Read More…)


11 Quotes From Trump’s Speech To Congress That Show That The U.S. Economy Is In A State Of Collapse

Donald Trump's Speech To A Joint Session Of Congress - Public DomainAfter Tuesday night, nobody should have any more doubt that the U.S. economy has been in the process of collapsing.  Donald Trump’s speech to a joint session of Congress is being hailed as his best speech ever.  Even CNN’s Van Jones praised Trump, which shocked many observers.  Jones said that when Trump honored the widow of slain Navy Seal Ryan Owens that it “was one of the most extraordinary moments you have ever seen in American politics”, and Jones believes that Trump “became President of the United States in that moment”.  But Trump’s speech is not just being praised for that one moment.  He detailed many of the most important problems that our nation is facing, and he explained his prescription for addressing those problems. (Read More…)


The Gender Identity Crisis for Today’s Kids

In a piece over at LifeZette Dr. Meg Meeker, a pediatrician, declares: “When bathroom use at school is up for grabs, so are the psyches of immature children — shame on those with an agenda.”  Dr. Meeker explains why all children are confused by the bathroom controversy:

It’s been almost a year since I wrote about the issue of transgender students and bathrooms in schools, and it is time to revisit the subject.

One week ago, the Trump administration rescinded federal policies put in place by the Obama administration that allowed transgender students in public schools to use bathrooms and facilities that correspond with their declared gender identity. It is now an issue that will be dealt with on a state-by-state basis.

Writing as a pediatrician, not a political spokesperson, who has treated thousands of children over the past 30 years, it is imperative that we consider the emotional and physical health of every child when we make decisions that affect all of those children.

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Top Headlines – 3/2/2017

  • Data-Dependent Yellen Running Out of Reasons to Hold Rates Still (Read More)
  • Dollar rises, global stocks hold highs on March Fed rate hike bets (Read More)
  • Pelosi calls on Sessions to quit after Post discloses Russia contacts (Read More)
  • Euro-Area Inflation Hits 2 Percent as ECB Debates Policy (Read More)
  • Snap IPO Values Company at Twice Facebook’s Multiple  (Read More)
  • SEC advisory committee to question Snap’s transparency for investors (Read More)
  • Trump administration has found only $20 million in existing funds for wall (Read More)
  • White House to Remove Iraq From Travel-Ban List in New Order (Read More)
  • French presidential candidate Macron criticizes Trump’s policies (Read More)
  • Has Trump Already Sidelined His Secretary of State?  (Read More)
  • White House: Conway Pushed Fashion Line ‘Inadvertently’ (Read More)
  • Trump’s World Increasingly Shaped by Fox News, and Fox by Trump  (Read More)
  • Behind scenes, Ivanka encouraged Trump’s change of tone (Read More)
  • Fewer workers, higher wages: Japan Inc feels demographic pinch (Read More)
  • Yuan’s Calm Faces Test With Dollar Rally as Fed Rate Bets Surge (Read More)
  • Watch U.S. Oil Drilling Collapse???and Rise Again (Read More)
  • AmEx to Boost Perks on Platinum Rewards Card (Read More)
  • Colleges Could Lose Billions If They Defy Trump (Read More)
  • Credit Suisse sees more lending to the world’s wealthy (Read More)
  • Behind the Bridgewater Shakeup: Ray Dalio’s Unorthodox Culture (Read More)
  • AI Scientists Gather to Plot Doomsday Scenarios (and Solutions)  (Read More)
  • Bitcoin’s ‘creator’ joins gambler in patent venture (Read More)

Abbas No. 2 is okay with one democratic state, but says Israel won’t ever be

US reconsidering membership in UN council, urges end to Israel ‘obsession’

Netanyahu says he pitched Trump on US exit from UN Human Rights Council

Netanyahu praises Trump for ‘strong stance’ against anti-Semitism

With Anti-Semitic Acts in Headlines, Cuomo Plans to Visit Israel

Homeland Security offers support to Jewish communities amid bomb threats

Muslim veterans offer to guard Jewish sites across US

Jewish leaders fearful of recent anti-Semitic incidents

Jordan demands Israel to stop damaging Al-Aqsa Mosque

Terrorist sneaks into outpost, stabs man as family watches

UN urged to add IDF to list of child rights violators

Iran, Turkey presidents meet to defuse tensions

UN atomic chief set to meet Tillerson to discuss Iran

Iran’s Navy to Benefit From an Expiring UN Ban, U.S. Study Says

Iranian film hails demise of US Navy in imagined Gulf battle

Iran axis in Syria leads Israeli security concerns, top official says

US commander downplays chance of big Iraq, Syria troop hike

Turkey, Syrian rebels attack US-backed militia

Russian Airstrike in Syria Hits U.S. Allies by Mistake

U.N. Investigators Say Syria Bombed Convoy and Did So Deliberately

UN panel to share Syrian war crime suspects list

Syria conflict: All parties committed war crimes in Aleppo – UN

Syrian government puts “terrorism” on Geneva agenda

Senior al Qaeda leader killed by CIA drone strike

Two British medics killed working for IS

Hezbollah: Syrian government forces capture Palmyra citadel

Archaeologists uncover hidden ancient palace of Sennacherib underneath site of Jonah’s Tomb

Austerity? Not on This Saudi Itinerary

Taliban suicide bombings in Afghan capital kill 3, wound 50

Malaysia to deport North Korean detained in airport murder probe

Former US CIA Chief Sees Assassination of Kim Jong Nam as Strategic Move

White House explores options, including use of military force, to counter North Korean threat

Russia-backed rebels take over factories, mines in Ukraine

Trump Attorney General Jeff Sessions under fire over Russia meetings

Sessions met with Russian envoy twice last year, encounters he later did not disclose

Fake News: Media, Democrats Distort Remarks to Target Jeff Sessions

White House staff told to preserve Russia-related materials

Obama administration reportedly raced to preserve intelligence on possible contact between Russians and Trump associates

Trump pitches 37 percent cut to State Department budget

Trump administration has found only $20 million in existing funds for wall

Mexican company: We’d help with border wall

Immigrant detained after press conference

Media left and right give Trump’s speech thumbs up

Trump supporters praise softer tone in address to Congress

Pence on who helped craft Trump’s speech: ‘This was all him’

Pence: Americans saw the president I work with every day

Taya Kyle: Backlash to Trump’s SEAL Widow Tribute ‘Makes Me Sick to My Stomach’

Tomi Rips ‘Condescending’ Liberals for Calling Navy SEAL’s Widow a ‘Prop’

Ex-Clinton volunteer slammed, loses job, after swipe at widow of fallen SEAL

Holder: Obama preparing to get back into political spotlight to help the new National Democratic Redistricting Committee

Senate Dems continue fight to see Trump’s tax returns after House setbacks

Dow busts through 21,000 threshold on feel-good Trump message

Dollar rises, global stocks hold highs on March Fed rate hike bets

Venezuela is down to its last $10 billion

China eyes global economic leadership as U.S. turns inward

Former President George W. Bush warns against ‘isolationist tendency’ in US

Facebook turns to artificial intelligence to tackle suicides

Congress told to brace for ‘robotic soldiers’

New American Spy Satellite Launches on Classified Mission

5.6 magnitude earthquake hits near Samsat, Turkey

5.5 magnitude earthquake hits near Anchor Point, Alaska

5.5 magnitude earthquake hits near Atka, Alaska

5.0 magnitude earthquake hits near Amberley, New Zealand

Oklahoma considered at ‘significant potential’ for damaging earthquakes

Oklahoma’s earthquake threat now equals California’s because of man-made temblors, USGS says

3 million Americans at risk from human-induced earthquakes this year

Reventador volcano in Ecuador erupts to 33,000ft

Klyuchevskoy volcano on Kamchatka, Russia erupts to 30,000ft

Chirinkotan volcano in the Kuril Islands erupts to 18,000ft

Sinabung volcano in Indonesia erupts to 14,000ft

Sheveluch volcano on Kamchatka, Russia erupts to 13,000ft

Storm Chaser Gets Up Close to Huge Tornado in North Illinois

Antarctica hits record high temperature at balmy 63.5F

D.C.’s historic cherry blossoms to reach earliest peak bloom in history

California faces $50 billion bill for flood control

FBI’s Comey: Mexican drug cartels fueling US heroin epidemic

Republicans Hide New Obamacare Draft Under Shroud of Secrecy

Top Sunni cleric lashes out against abortion, globalization

Franklin Graham: Supporting Planned Parenthood is Like ‘Raising Money to Fund a Nazi Death Camp’

Where are the most difficult places in the world to be gay or transgender?

2 trans Pakistani women tortured to death by Saudi police

‘Beauty and the Beast’ Sidekick LeFou Will Have Disney’s First ‘Gay Moment’

Corporations Show Support for Transgender Boy in Supreme Court Case

Former Secret Service Uniformed Officer Pleads Guilty to Sexting Minors

Over 100 Conservative Leaders Urge Trump to Sign Religious Freedom Executive Order

Five Reasons to Not Observe Lent

‘Glitter’ Ash Wednesday: Churches show LGBTQ support

TBN Promotes The Shack with Restoring The Shack Series

UK Preachers Found Guilty of Intentionally Alarming the Public. Prosecutor Says ‘Jesus Is Only Way to God Cannot Be Truth’

ISIS’ Destruction of Tomb of Jonah Uncovers Ancient Palace of Biblical King Sennacherib

Woman Dies During Exorcism After Being Stripped Naked, Thrown Into Fire to ‘Drive Out Demons’

Wisconsin Teacher Placed on Leave After Using Ouija Board in Kindergarten Class

Posted: 02 Mar 2017 07:59 AM PST

A public school teacher in Wisconsin has been placed on leave after using an Ouija board in her kindergarten classroom. The incident occurred at Zablocki…

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Indiana Bill Reignites Decades Old Debate Over Prayer in Schools

Posted: 02 Mar 2017 07:48 AM PST

A state bill coming out of the Indiana House of Representatives is giving new life to the decades old debate over prayer in school. The…

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Over 100 Conservative Leaders Urge Trump to Sign Religious Freedom Executive Order

Posted: 02 Mar 2017 07:42 AM PST

Over 100 conservative leaders have signed a letter urging President Donald Trump to sign an executive order on religious freedom that will protect the rights…

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Pastor and Wife Arrested for Homeschooling Children in Cuba

Posted: 02 Mar 2017 07:33 AM PST

A pastor and his wife have been arrested in Cuba for homeschooling their children, according to Mike Donnelly, director of global outreach for the Home…

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Christian Worship to Be Replaced with Multi-Faith Assemblies in British Schools

Posted: 02 Mar 2017 07:28 AM PST

A Labour-run London council has become the first nationwide to allow its schools to opt out of providing Christian assemblies. State-funded non-faith schools are required…

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Three million Americans at risk from man-made quakes…

Posted: 02 Mar 2017 07:22 AM PST

Three million Americans, primarily in Oklahoma and Kansas, are at risk from human-induced earthquakes this year, the U.S. Geological Survey said Wednesday. That’s the conclusion…

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California Man spends $50,000, 100 procedures to transform into ‘Genderless’ ALIEN

Posted: 02 Mar 2017 07:18 AM PST

A man has spent $50,000 (£40,000) on plastic surgery to become an alien – and could soon have his genitalia removed. Vinny Ohh, 22, from…

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AI Scientists Gather to Plot Doomsday Scenarios…

Posted: 02 Mar 2017 07:13 AM PST

Artificial intelligence boosters predict a brave new world of flying cars and cancer cures. Detractors worry about a future where humans are enslaved to an…

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Disney Airs First “Gay Kiss” Cartoon Scene

Posted: 02 Mar 2017 07:07 AM PST

(Reported By Todd Starnes) The folks who gave us Mickey Mouse and Goofy have decided it’s time for your children to enjoy same-sex romance while…

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11 Quotes From Trump’s Speech To Congress That Show That The U.S. Economy Is In A State Of Collapse

Posted: 01 Mar 2017 06:30 PM PST

(Reported By Michael Snyder) After Tuesday night, nobody should have any more doubt that the U.S. economy has been in the process of collapsing. Donald…

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Hershey’s Cutting More than 2,000 Jobs

Posted: 01 Mar 2017 06:14 PM PST

The candy maker said Tuesday that it’ll cut its global workforce by about 15%, which likely amounts to about 2,700 people. The company employs about…

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WHO Releases List Of World’s Deadliest Superbugs

Posted: 01 Mar 2017 06:05 PM PST

The World Health Organization has drawn up a list of the drug-resistant bacteria that pose the biggest threat to human health. Top of the list…

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Sudan Fears Muslims Will Be Led to Jesus, ‘Declares War Against Christians’

Posted: 01 Mar 2017 05:59 PM PST

A Christian pastor in Sudan says the government has “declared war against Christians” because it’s fearful Muslims will be led to Jesus Christ, which is…

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Air Force removes posters referencing Faith from Langley AFB following complaints

Posted: 01 Mar 2017 05:51 PM PST

Officials at Langley Air Force Base in Hampton, Virginia, removed several posters after the National Organization for Women and the Military Religious Freedom Foundation said…

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Franklin Graham Warns Christians Against Oscar-Winning ‘Moonlight’s LGBT Agenda

Posted: 01 Mar 2017 05:39 PM PST

Leading evangelist Franklin Graham has called the Oscar-winning film “Moonlight” an example of how the LGBT agenda is trying to make “sin more culturally acceptable.”…

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Oldest fossil ever found on Earth shows alien life on Mars likely…

Posted: 01 Mar 2017 05:30 PM PST

It’s life, but not as we know it. The oldest fossil ever discovered on Earth shows that organisms were thriving 4.2 billion years ago, hundreds…

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DECLINE OF AMERICA: 3 Key Moments That Led to America’s Moral Tipping Point

Posted: 01 Mar 2017 12:47 PM PST

(By Larry Tomczak)  Do you find yourself engaged with people trying to figure out what’s happening to America? Are you trying to sort it all…

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Is Humanity Witnessing the Emergence of the “One World Religion”?

Posted: 01 Mar 2017 12:33 PM PST

In her popular, controversial religious-themed mystery, Forgotten Word, author Sam Jane Brown predicts the coming “One-World Religion” that will be imposed upon humanity by the…

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New Research Reveals Disturbing Trend Among America’s Pastors

Posted: 01 Mar 2017 12:27 PM PST

A landmark new study by Barna Group, conducted in partnership with Pepperdine University, offers a revealing look into the lives of America’s pastors. Drawn from…

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Deadly Outbreak Of Avian Cholera Wipes Out Over 4,200 Birds In Idaho

Posted: 01 Mar 2017 12:21 PM PST

Wildlife officials estimate that more than 4,200 birds have died from an avian cholera outbreak that started in early February. The outbreak has occurred on…

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Kentucky House Passes Bill Authorizing Elective Social Studies Courses on the Bible

Posted: 01 Mar 2017 12:08 PM PST

The Kentucky House of Representatives has passed a bill that authorizes the creation of elective social studies courses on the Bible in public schools. House…

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Man Claims He Sees Face Of Jesus in Buttered Toast

Posted: 01 Mar 2017 11:59 AM PST

A man in Windham believes a holy depiction has graced his piece of buttered toast. George Maley’s son, Andrew told NEWS CENTER, “I thought [dad]…

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Disney goes ‘Gay’ in ‘Beauty and the Beast’

Posted: 01 Mar 2017 11:51 AM PST

It built its reputation on princesses finding their prince, living happily ever after in storylines which set the benchmark for romance for generations of children….

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RUMOR OF WAR: Is Trump’s Defense Build-Up Preparing for War?

Posted: 01 Mar 2017 11:43 AM PST

President Donald Trump told members of the National Governors Association Monday he is proposing a $54-billion increase in U.S. defense spending. Is the 10% buildup…

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Is Something Strange Happening Inside The Earth?

Posted: 01 Mar 2017 11:37 AM PST

(By Micahel Snyder) Why are “giant fountains of lava” suddenly pouring out of some of the most dangerous volcanoes on the entire planet, and why…

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FALLING AWAY: Number of Professing Christians Ignorant of the Bible

Posted: 01 Mar 2017 11:31 AM PST

Millions of Americans call themselves Christians, but how does their faith shape their worldview? A new Barna Group study says, “not so much.” Researchers asked…

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RISE OF ISLAM: Islam Set To Overtake Christianity As Most Popular Religion…

Posted: 01 Mar 2017 11:27 AM PST

Islam is the fastest growing religion in the world and will overtake Christianity as the most popular before the end of this century, according to…

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DEVELOPING: Deadly storm that sparked 24 tornadoes moves East

Posted: 01 Mar 2017 11:07 AM PST

A spring-like storm system that killed at least three people as it spawned tornadoes and destroyed more than 100 homes in the central U.S. rumbled…

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Right Thinking in a Church Gone Astray

The Master’s Seminary is pleased to announce the publication of a new book, Right Thinking in a Church Gone Astray.

This volume serves as a sequel to Right Thinking in a World Gone Wrong.

The book’s contributors are comprised of TMS professors and/or pastors at Grace Community Church. Here is a list of the chapters included in this volume:

Foreword by John MacArthur

Section 1: The Church and Contemporary Issues

Chapter 1: When the Church Goes Astray: Evangelicalism’s Misguided Quest for Popularity and Prestige (Nathan Busenitz)

Chapter 2: Rock-Star Religion: Countering the Church’s Celebrity Culture (Tom Patton)

Chapter 3: The Crescent and the Cross: Engaging Muslims for the Sake of the Gospel (William D. Barrick)

Chapter 4: When Truth Meets Love: The Church’s Response to Homosexuality (Alex Montoya)

Chapter 5: Is This Jesus Calling? Evaluating a Bestselling Book in Light of Biblical Truth (Jesse Johnson)

Section 2: The Church and Sound Doctrine

Chapter 6: Who’s In Charge of Your Church? Submitting to the Headship of Christ in Everything (Michael Mahoney)

Chapter 7: Nothing But the Truth: Why We Cannot Compromise Our Commitment to Scripture (Abner Chou)

Chapter 8: The Hallmarks of Heresy: Discerning the Difference Between Doctrinal Confusion and False Teaching (Michael Riccardi)

Chapter 9: The Charismatic Question: Are the Miraculous Gifts Still in Operation Today? (Nathan Busenitz)

Chapter 10: Things That Should Not Be Forgotten: Why Church Leaders Should Care about Church History (Nathan Busenitz)

Section 3: The Church and the Great Commission

Chapter 11: To the Ends of the Earth: God’s Global Agenda to Reach the Lost (Irv Busenitz)

Chapter 12: Compassion Without Compromise: Thinking About Social Justice in Light of the Great Commission (Jesse Johnson)

Chapter 13: Fit for the Master’s Use: Proclaiming the Gospel from a Platform of Personal Piety (Carl Hargrove)

Chapter 14: Global Risk Assessment: Threatening Trends Within Evangelical Missions (Mark Tatlock)

Chapter 15: To the Praise of His Glory: A Call to Remember the Church’s Ultimate Priority (James Mook)

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Matt Chandler and Village Church Endorses Lent

Evangelical hipster, and the go-to boy when it comes to building the bridge between pop-culture and mainstream evangelicalism, Matt Chandler, is at it once again.Recently, Village Church was exposed for building partnerships with radical Islamic groups for the promotion of the social gospel. While he is well known for dabbling in questionable theology, and promoting mysticism within the church without pushing the envelope far enough to make the good-ole-boys too uncomfortable, he’s not stopping short of once again encouraging his followers to slip into a state of mindless buff.

In a recent video, Matt Chandler talked about Lent, and how Christians should consider practicing what he calls “the gift of Lent.” In the video he says,

I want to encourage you… to reconsider as a Christian how Lent might come into your other disciplines and begin to shape you as a follower of Jesus Christ. Lent has historically been used by the people of God for thousands of years to turn their attention to Jesus heading towards Jerusalem to die for our sins. It’s the way that the church has prepared its heart for Easter, to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ…

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What he fails to acknowledge is the true history of Lent, and larger ramifications of observing an unbiblical tradition in unison with a religion that is the enemy of the Gospel. Lent is a Roman Catholic tradition practiced by the Roman Catholic church. The Roman Catholic church is not part of the true Church of Jesus Christ. While he acknowledges some of the arguments against the practice, he justifies the practice by attempting to redefine it. Lent is nothing more than an empty man-made tradition–it has nothing to do with the historical people of God nor the church. Chandler continues, saying that each time we “want” something that we’ve given up for Lent, we would be reminded of the suffering of Christ. But Jesus already gave us a way to remember Him, and that’s laid out in 1 Corinthians 11:24-25 (another practice that the false church of Rome has perverted),

…and when he had given thanks, he broke it, and said, “This is my body, which is for you. Do this in remembrance of me.” In the same way also he took the cup, after supper, saying, “This cup is the new covenant in my blood. Do this, as often as you drink it, in remembrance of me.”

According to Catholicism, Lent is observed in respect to the 40 days that Jesus spent in the wilderness fasting, however, there is no observance of Lent for several centuries after the crucifixion. Usually the observance of Lent is connected with giving up some kind of food, a television show, or some other bad habit for the 40 days before the Easter holiday. It is alleged that Lent is a form of self-denial, and a way to connect with the experience of self-denial that Jesus went through.

But there is absolutely no mention of a season of Lent in Scripture, and have never been Christians or Jews commissioned to observe such a tradition. The true history of Lent can actually be traced back to the worship of the Babylonian goddess Ashtoreth, or Ishtar. Alexander Hislop, in his classic work, The Two Babylons, in the section entitled, Easter, explains the origin of the Lenten fast:

The forty days’ abstinence of Lent was directly borrowed from the worshippers of the Babylonian goddess. Such a Lent of forty days, “in the spring of the year,” is still observed by the Yezidis, or Pagan Devil-worshippers of Koordistan, who have inherited it from their early masters, the Babylonians. Such a Lent of forty days was held in spring by the Pagan Mexicans, for thus we read in Humboldt, where he gives account of Mexican observances: “Three days after the vernal equinox… began a solemn fast of forty days in honour of the sun.” Such a Lent of forty days was observed in Egypt, as may be seen on consulting Wilkinson’s Egyptians. This Egyptian Lent of forty days, we are informed by Landseer, in his Sabean Researches, was held expressly in commemoration of Adonis or Osiris, the great mediatorial god.

Hislop also states:

Among the Pagans this Lent seems to have been an indispensable preliminary to the great annual festival in commemoration of the death and resurrection of Tammuz, which was celebrated by alternate weeping and rejoicing, and which, in many countries, was considerably later than the Christian festival, being observed in Palestine and Assyria in June, therefore called the ‘month of Tammuz;’ in Egypt, about the middle of May, and in Britain, some time in April. To conciliate the Pagans to nominal Christianity, Rome, pursuing its usual policy, took measures to get the Christian and Pagan festivals amalgamated, and, by a complicated but skillful adjustment of the calendar, it was found no difficult matter, in general, to get Paganism and Christianity — now far sunk in idolatry — in this as in so many other things, to shake hands.

It is no doubt that Rome is a melting pot for world religions, and still is today. It is well known for mixing Pagan idolatry, observed through the veneration of the saints and Mary, with a Christian theme. However, there is no saving Gospel within the doctrines of Romanism. Rome, since ancient times, has been nothing more than a religio-political system with the aim of world domination through whatever means necessary, be it politics, violence, or total control of your soul through religion. It is no different now, and Rome’s agents are working hard to blur the lines of mainstream Evangelicalism with Catholicism.

While watching Chandler’s video and listening to his reasoning on the subject, on the surface, it seems that his motives for doing so are benign. He takes the stance that the observance of Lent can be good if done so with Scriptural motives, and prayer and fasting are almost always considered worthy undertakings in Scripture. However, Scripture never calls for a public or corporate form of fasting as practiced in the tradition of Lent. Those who do fast are supposed to look and act as though they are not (Matthew 16:16-18). However, this observance of fasting during the season of Lent has become a commercialized mockery of biblical fasting, with people plastering advertisements all over social media of what they are “giving up for Lent,” and “how hard it is” to do so.

Traditionally, the celebration of Lent is more than just fasting and prayer. In Catholicism, there are a number of mystical aspects that also are at play. During this Catholic season, a mystical custom known as The Stations of the Cross is practiced. It’s a method of going through a series of artistic representations of the steps Jesus took while carrying his cross to his crucifixion. The idea behind the practice is that through these artistic representations, often un-biblical, one’s emotions are supposed to be evoked to the point of sorrow, and identification with Christ. However, this practice is condemned in Scripture. Sadly, many Evangelical churches, including Rick Warren’s Saddleback, are adopting a form of this practice today, further muddying the waters between Catholicism and Christianity.

I also find it rather interesting that Chandler’s Lent guide put out by his church is filled with Puritan prayers from the Valley of Vision. Considering it was the Puritans stance to abstain from man-made traditions such as Lent, I find it highly suspicious that Chandler would use these as a means to observe the practice. It’s not that the substance of the guide itself is merely unscriptural, in many ways it is perfectly fine, and would otherwise be a great devotional, but the bigger issue here is the attempt to connect Roman Catholicism with Biblical Christianity through the ecumenical practice of a man-made tradition. The Protestant reformation was based on the view that the Roman Catholic church was apostate, and that Biblical Christianity should stand apart from, and distinct from the Pagan traditions of Rome. However, Chandler, (and he’s not the only one) seem to have lost their grasp on this highly important historical concept, and without a second thought, are helping to reverse the Reformation.

…what portion does a believer share with an unbeliever? –2 Corinthians 6:15

For more information on why Protestants shouldn’t observe Lent, see Five Reasons Not To Observe Lent

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Paul’s Gospel Essentials: Resurrection and Eyewitnesses

1 Corinthians 15:4-8

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[Note from the Editor: This week’s blog posts are adapted from John MacArthur’s newest book The Gospel According to Paul, and also correlate with our current radio series. Click here to order a copy of the book, or here to listen to the radio broadcast.]

The message of salvation should always build to a climax. And that was certainly the blueprint Paul followed:

Now I make known to you, brethren, the gospel which I preached to you . . . that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures, and that He was buried, and that He was raised on the third day according to the Scriptures, and that He appeared. (1 Corinthians 15:1,3–5).

When Paul proclaimed the gospel, he presented the fundamental issues (either implicitly or explicitly) of people’s sins against God and Christ’s atoning work on behalf of sinners—a propitiation to appease God’s just wrath. Paul also emphasized the historical fact that Christ’s atonement resulted in His literal physical death. Of course, the story doesn’t end there—those events set the scene for the pinnacle of Paul’s gospel preaching.

Resurrection

The glorious truth that makes the gospel of Jesus Christ such good news is “that He was raised on the third day according to the Scriptures” (1 Corinthians 15:4). In the words of the angel at the empty tomb: “He has risen, just as He said” (Matthew 28:6).

We need to be mindful of the fact that Paul’s primary concern in 1 Corinthians 15 is the doctrine of bodily resurrection. This is by far the longest chapter in the New Testament epistles. Its importance is proportional to its length. Of all the truths Christians affirm, none is more essential to our faith than a belief in literal, bodily resurrection. That starts, of course, with the literal resurrection of Christ’s physical body, and (as Paul argues meticulously in this long chapter) it extends to the literal resurrection of our own bodies. Without that article of faith, Paul says, everything else about Christianity dissolves into irrelevance:

If Christ has not been raised, your faith is worthless; you are still in your sins. Then those also who have fallen asleep in Christ have perished. If we have hoped in Christ in this life only, we are of all men the most to be pitied. (1 Corinthians 15:17–19)

What follows immediately is a triumphant confession: “But now Christ has been raised from the dead” (1 Corinthians 15:20). The resurrection is God’s seal of approval on the atoning work of Christ. On the cross, just before He bowed His head and yielded up His spirit, Jesus said, “It is finished!” In the resurrection, God the Father added His amen. In Romans 1:4, Paul wrote that Christ was “declared the Son of God with power by the resurrection from the dead, according to the Spirit of holiness.” Paul likewise told the intellectuals of Athens, “[God] has fixed a day in which He will judge the world in righteousness through a Man whom He has appointed, having furnished proof to all men by raising Him from the dead” (Acts 17:31). In other words, the resurrection of Christ is the ultimate proof of the truth of the gospel.

Christ’s resurrection is the central point around which all biblical truth revolves. It represents the culmination and triumph of every righteous expectation that preceded it, starting with Job 19:25–27 (“I know that my Redeemer lives, and at the last He will take His stand on the earth. Even after my skin is destroyed, yet from my flesh I shall see God; whom I myself shall behold, and whom my eyes will see and not another”). It is the basis for the apostles’ unshakable faith and the pivotal point in the message they proclaimed. It is the living guarantee of every divine promise from the beginning to the end of Scripture. Every other miracle described in Scripture—including creation—pales in significance by comparison.

Although all four gospels bear witness that Christ had repeatedly foretold His own resurrection (Matthew 20:19; Mark 8:31; Luke 9:22; John 2:19–21; 10:18), the disciples were not predisposed to believe it. They were clearly surprised—even inclined to skepticism—when they found the empty grave. Thomas was emphatic: “Unless I see in His hands the imprint of the nails, and put my finger into the place of the nails, and put my hand into His side, I will not believe” (John 20:25).

But after His multiple appearances, often in the presence of multiple eyewitnesses, they were so firmly convinced of the truth of the resurrection that no argument, no threat, no form of torture could silence them. All of them ultimately gave their lives rather than deny the resurrection. After all, they had seen Him, touched Him, eaten with Him, and fellowshipped with Him after the resurrection. That explains the amazing boldness and determination with which they carried the gospel to the nations. “We cannot stop speaking about what we have seen and heard” (Acts 4:20).

Resurrection Eyewitnesses

That eyewitness testimony is the fourth and final point of history Paul cites in his outline of gospel facts in 1 Corinthians 15. He underscores the fact that it was not just the inner circle of apostles who saw the risen Christ. There were literally hundreds of eyewitnesses to the resurrection—“more than five hundred brethren at one time, most of whom remain until now, but some have fallen asleep” (1 Corinthians 15:6).

It’s as if he is saying, “Don’t take my word for it. Go ask these people.” They were, after all, easy to find, because they had fanned out over the Roman Empire and into all the known parts of the world beyond, proclaiming the message of Christ. In the words of those who despised them, these witnesses to the resurrection had basically “turned the world upside down” (Acts 17:6, ESV).

The resurrection is nothing like the pseudo-miracles performed by religious charlatans on television nowadays. Ask a televangelist to subject his miracle claims to any kind of careful scrutiny and he will balk or make excuses.

Paul invited scrutiny. So certain was he of the truth that he urged people to investigate the evidence. And to make the point, he stressed the abundance of eyewitnesses and their willingness to testify.

Take just the first of the specific examples Paul cites as a witness: Peter. Throughout 1 Corinthians (and in Galatians 2:9) Paul calls him Cephas. That is the Aramaic equivalent of Peter (which is derived from the Greek word for rock). His given name was Simon, but when Simon first met Jesus, the Lord nicknamed him “Rock,” using the Aramaic version, “Cephas” (John 1:42). That’s how Paul normally refers to him.

Consider the resurrection from Peter’s point of view. It must have seemed amazing (and no doubt somewhat embarrassing) to Peter that Christ appeared to him first of all. When Jesus’ life was on the line, Peter had denied Him angrily, with an oath. Peter was totally broken. He might have seemed the least likely of all the apostles to assert himself as a preacher of the resurrection because he was so ashamed. He was a coward, and a sniveling one at that. He was weeping bitterly the last time he saw Jesus.

And even after the resurrection, Peter had so little confidence that when Jesus told him to go to Galilee and wait for Him to come, Peter made plans to return to the fishing trade because he felt himself so inadequate as an apostle and preacher. He was more keenly aware than anyone that he had proven himself unfaithful many times. He looked like a disaster. Peter wasn’t a likely candidate to be the one who would go out at Pentecost and start bombastically preaching the resurrection.

But Jesus came to him, elicited from him a threefold declaration of his love for Christ, and commissioned him to preach. At Pentecost, Peter was a totally different person. The fact that he could give such bold testimony about the risen Christ is a clear indication that he did, in fact, see the risen Christ.

Peter was not about to invent a phony story about Christ’s resurrection, nor would he be prepared to give his life for a lie he had fabricated. Peter—the same person who once cowered when challenged by a servant girl and denied that he even knew Christ—was ultimately crucified upside down rather than deny the truth of the resurrection. The only thing that could explain such a radical transformation is the resurrection of Christ.

Conclusion

Paul doesn’t necessarily mention the resurrection of Christ explicitly every time he summarizes the gospel. Sometimes his emphasis is on the principle of substitution. Sometimes he stresses the righteousness that is imputed to believers. Sometimes he puts the focus on the price that was paid for our forgiveness. All these elements are essential aspects of the gospel according to Paul.

But we’re not to lose sight of the fact that the gospel is grounded in historic events; and above all, the resurrection is the seal and the linchpin of gospel truth.

Elsewhere Paul says that Christ “was delivered over because of our transgressions, and was raised because of our justification” (Romans 4:25). Christ was “declared the Son of God with power by the resurrection from the dead, according to the Spirit of holiness” (Romans 1:4). Again, the resurrection was God’s seal of approval on the propitiation Christ offered. Without the resurrection, there would be no gospel.

Every element in Paul’s outline is equally significant. It is an ingenious summary of the critical historical events in the gospel story. Throughout his epistles, Paul explains numerous gospel doctrines and stresses their importance. But here his design is to give the most simple, pithy account of gospel history possible—one that comprehends and implicitly affirms all the vital doctrines as well. Each point he lists is indeed a matter of primary importance: “Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures . . . He was buried . . . He was raised on the third day according to the Scriptures, and . . . He appeared.”

That is the whole gospel. The rest is explanation.

(Adapted from The Gospel According to Paul.)

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Affliction’s Benefits (Watson)

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 Though affliction, trials, suffering, and sorrow are difficult to bear in this life, they are not meaningless for the Christian.  In fact, as Paul says, God uses affliction for our good (Rom 8).  Thomas Watson, in All Things for Good, lists several ways how affliction works for the good of God’s people.  I’ve slightly edited them below:

1) Affliction is our teacher.  Affliction teaches us to know ourselves.  In prosperity we are for the most part strangers to ourselves.  God makes us know affliction, that we may better know ourselves.  We see corruption in our hearts in the time of affliction, which we would not believe was there.

2) Affliction draws the Christian away from the love of the world.  In prosperity the heart cleaves partly to the world, partly to God.  Then God takes away the world so that the heart may cleave more to him…

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Valerie Jarrett Moves Into Obama Mansion: Something Wicked This Way Comes

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Barack Obama was groomed to be a community agitator. He would tell you that he was a community organizer, but don’t let him fool you. His bible is Saul Alinsky’s “Rules for Radicals” and trust me when I tell you that this book is not about organizing.

It seems that Mr. Obama is in no way through with politics. He is enraged at the election of Donald Trump, and at the thought of his “legacy” being drained with the rest of the swamp.

From dailymail.co.uk

EXCLUSIVE: Barack Obama’s close confidante Valerie Jarrett has moved into his new DC home, which is now the nerve center for their plan to mastermind the insurgency against President Trump

  • Obama’s goal is to oust Trump from the presidency either by forcing his resignation or through his impeachment, a family friend tells DailyMail.com
  • Jarrett has moved into the 8,200-square-foot, $5.3-million Kaloroma mansion to work closely…

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