Daily Archives: January 16, 2022

𝐍𝐨𝐭 𝐨𝐟 𝐭𝐡𝐢𝐬 𝐰𝐨𝐫𝐥𝐝 #2 | Paul Washer on SermonAudio

A new MP3 sermon from Grace Audio Treasures is now available on SermonAudio with the following details:

Title: 𝐍𝐨𝐭 𝐨𝐟 𝐭𝐡𝐢𝐬 𝐰𝐨𝐫𝐥𝐝 #2
Subtitle: Puritan Devotional
Speaker: Paul Washer
Broadcaster: Grace Audio Treasures
Event: Special Meeting
Date: 4/28/2021
Bible: James 4:4; 1 John 2:15-17
Length: 71 min.

Source: 𝐍𝐨𝐭 𝐨𝐟 𝐭𝐡𝐢𝐬 𝐰𝐨𝐫𝐥𝐝 #2

𝐍𝐨𝐭 𝐨𝐟 𝐭𝐡𝐢𝐬 𝐰𝐨𝐫𝐥𝐝 #1 | Paul Washer on SermonAudio

A new MP3 sermon from Grace Audio Treasures is now available on SermonAudio with the following details:

Title: 𝐍𝐨𝐭 𝐨𝐟 𝐭𝐡𝐢𝐬 𝐰𝐨𝐫𝐥𝐝 #1
Subtitle: Puritan Devotional
Speaker: Paul Washer
Broadcaster: Grace Audio Treasures
Event: Special Meeting
Date: 4/21/2021
Bible: 1 John 2:15-17; James 4:4
Length: 59 min.

Source: 𝐍𝐨𝐭 𝐨𝐟 𝐭𝐡𝐢𝐬 𝐰𝐨𝐫𝐥𝐝 #1

The Bible and its Story: The Night Surprise

Gideon with his three hundred chosen followers was bidden by God to make a night attack upon the vast horde of Midianites. First, however, he went with a single follower to spy upon them in the darkness. He overheard one of the invaders telling his comrades of a dream which foreshadowed Midian’s destruction. Thus encouraged, Gideon marshalled his men. They were not to fight. In three equal bands they surrounded the Midianite encampment. Each man had a trumpet and also a flaming light hidden in a pitcher. At a signal from Gideon, each man broke his pitcher and let the light shine forth; and as he did so he blew upon his trumpet, and then cried out with all his strength, “The sword of the Lord and of Gideon!”

‎The startled foes were thus aroused from sleep amid tremendous clamor. In their confusion they attacked one another, fighting desperately. The huge host destroyed itself. In its flight it was pursued by the Israelites, who gathered from every quarter, eager for revenge.

by Julius A. Bewer; Charles F. Horne

The Gospel of the Kingdom | Renewing Your Mind with R.C. Sproul

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Why did Jesus devote so much time to teaching about the kingdom of God? Today, R.C. Sproul continues his series in the gospel of Luke as he identifies the kingdom and explains its integral relationship to Christ’s message of salvation.

Source: The Gospel of the Kingdom

Minimising Suffering | From the MLJ Archive on Oneplace.com

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As Christians, no trial or tribulation in this age compares to the age to come. Dr. Martyn Lloyd-Jones points out that Paul has referenced the doctrine of time and of the last things, and now explains the present age of this universe. In this sermon on Romans 8:1823 titled Minimizing Suffering, Dr. Lloyd-Jones explains that the Christian should never make light of their suffering because Christians know about the greatness that is to come. In fact, the whole of creation is looking forward to that day. Scripture teaches that all creation has an earnest expectation for the manifestation of God; creation is actually groaning with anticipation for that time. Why would creation also be looking forward to that day? Dr. Lloyd-Jones explains that it is because of the fate of creation is linked with that of humanity. Humanity’s sin caused the whole world to be affected by vanity and corruption and creation cannot free itself. It is that sin that causes creation to actually decay and will only be liberated in that day alongside the children of God. In that time, the whole of creation and those who are in Christ will all be redeemed.

Source: Minimising Suffering

January 16 Evening Verse of The Day

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5:12 power … and blessing. This doxology records 7 qualities intrinsic to God and to the Lamb that demand our praise.[1]

5:12 Their tribute is one that believers will sing throughout eternity. “Worthy is the Lamb who was slain to receive:

power—over my life, the church, the world, the universe;

riches—all my silver and my gold;

wisdom—the finest of my intellectual powers;

strength—my physical strength for His service;

honor—a single, pure desire to magnify Him in all my ways;

glory—my entire life devoted to glorifying Him;

blessing”—all my powers of praise for Him.[2]

5:12 “the Lamb that was slain to receive power” “Was slain” is a PERFECT PASSIVE PARTICIPLE (cf. 5:6; 13:8), which implies “slain in the past” with the marks of the slaying remaining. When we see Jesus He will still have the marks of the crucifixion. They have become His badge of honor! The concept of the cross is implicit and central in Revelation (cf. 1:5; 5:12; 7:14; 12:11; 13:8; 14:4; 15:3; 19:7; 21:9, 23 and 22:3). The concept of a purchased redemption is a recurrent NT truth (cf. Mark 10:45; 1 Cor. 6:20; 7:23; Gal. 3:13; 4:5; 1 Tim. 2:6; 1 Pet. 1:18, 19).

In this verse seven attributes are given unto the Lamb: (1) power; (2) riches; (3) wisdom; (4) might; (5) honor; (6) glory; and (7) blessing. All creation (the largest choir possible) blesses the Father and the Son (cf. v. 14; Ps. 103:19–20; Phil. 2:8–11).[3]

12. They were saying in a loud voice,

“Worthy is the Lamb that was slain to receive

power and wealth and wisdom and strength

and honor and glory and thanksgiving.”

No mention is made of harps or other musical instruments. We may assume that the heavenly host sang, but the text reads that they uttered a loud shout in unison so that the sound came as one voice.

The wording of this second hymn expresses much the same thoughts as the hymn sung by the four living creatures and the twenty-four elders (vv. 9–10). But the angels have no need of redemption; they have learned from the church about the mystery of salvation (Eph. 3:10; 1 Pet. 1:12). They stand in awe at the wonder of God’s redeeming love in Christ Jesus. They are the ones who rejoice in heaven when one sinner on earth repents and cries out to God for mercy (Luke 15:7, 10). They are sent out as God’s messengers (Ps. 104:4; Heb. 1:7), and they are servants of the saints who are to inherit salvation (Heb. 1:14). They sing loudest praises to the Lamb, for they themselves have an integral part in the process of salvation by conveying divine messages to God’s people.

Thus the angels compose and sing a hymn, dedicated not to God but to the Lamb. Their song is more compact and even richer in attributes than the hymn sung by the cherubim and elders. It is unique because of its sevenfold construction: it lists seven nouns in succession that are ascribed to the Lamb: power, wealth, wisdom, strength, honor, glory, and thanksgiving. Seven is the number of completeness (compare 7:12). The four living creatures ascribed glory, honor, and thanksgiving to God seated on the throne (4:9), and the twenty-four elders do the same thing except that instead of thanksgiving they use the term power (4:11). Note, however, that the heavenly beings once call God worthy because of his work of creation, but twice they name the Lamb worthy because of his redemptive work (4:11 and 5:9, 12 respectively).

Some scholars divide the seven attributes into objective qualities (power, wealth, wisdom, and strength) and subjective qualities (honor, glory, and thanksgiving). Even though this demarcation has merit, the question is whether John wished to convey a division of qualities. For instance, glory is a heavenly attribute that people observe but are unable to increase. By contrast, honor is the act of people paying respect; and the act of thanksgiving “evokes man’s thankful response for benefits received.” All the other qualities belong to God and the Lamb.

This song has its origin in heaven, yet the individual words reveal acquaintance with an Old Testament doxology composed by David: “Yours, O Lord, is the greatness and the power and the glory and the majesty and the splendor.… Wealth and honor come from you; you are the ruler of all things. In your hands are strength and power to exalt and give strength to all. Now, our God, we give you thanks and praise your glorious name” (1 Chron. 29:11–12). Hence the Old Testament is the basis for the New Testament, reflected even in this angelic hymn.

Qualities that belong to God are now ascribed to the Lamb. These qualities are power as inner strength; wealth that comes from God; and wisdom that God freely gives to his people. Strength is a synonym of power, and honor and glory frequently appear as a pair (e.g., Ps. 8:5). God grants these qualities to his people, and they in turn express their thanksgiving to him and the Lamb.[4]

12. The words of the angels are introduced in the Greek with ‘saying’ (cf. rsv), as in 4:8, 10; 5:13, though all look like songs. Indeed, up till now the only specific reference to singing is in verse 9. But as the actual words of their song are there introduced with ‘saying’, it is plain that this verb is consistent with song as well as speech. The structure and content of the other passages show that they should likewise be understood as songs, as is the case with the present passage. Like the preceding one this song begins with Worthy.

For the Lamb and was slain, see note on verse 6. A slight difference is that there the Lamb was looking as if … slain’ while here there is no ‘as if’. The fact of the slaying is allowed to stand out. The angels use seven expressions (the perfect number is probably significant) to indicate the wonder of the Lamb. The first four are qualities he possesses, the last three express the attitude of people to him. Though there is no quotation there are resemblances to the praise of God in 1 Chronicles 29:10–12. Almost all the qualities here are ascribed to Christ elsewhere in the New Testament: power (1 Cor. 1:24), wealth (2 Cor. 8:9; Eph. 3:8), wisdom (1 Cor. 1:24), strength (Eph. 6:10; 2 Thess. 1:9), honour (Heb. 2:9; cf. Phil. 2:11), and glory (John 1:14; Heb. 2:9). ‘Blessing’ (niv praise) is not specifically used of him, but the corresponding verb is (Mark 11:9–10; cf. Rom. 15:29).[5]

Ver. 12.—Saying with a loud voice; a geat voice (Revised Version); λέγοντες, “saying,” is irregular construction, and to be referred to angels as being a nominative understood. Worthy is the Lamb that was slain; that hath been slain (Revised Version). Again, as in ver. 9, the worshippers give the reason for considering Christ worthy to receive their adoration. It is because he had been slain and thus redeemed the world. To receive power, and riches, and wisdom, and strength, and honour, and glory, and blessing. The sevenfold nature of the adoration attributed to the Lamb is probably indicative of its complete and perfect nature. (On the meaning of λαβεῖν, “to receive,” to take as a right what is offered, see ThayerGrimm.) Power (δύναμις) is the ability to perform which is inherent in one’s nature. Strength (ἰσχύς) is the attribute by which that power is put into operation; it frequently denotes physical strength. Riches (cf. John 1:16, “And of his fulness have all we received;” also Eph. 3:8, “The unsearchable riches of Christ;” also Jas. 1:17, “Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and cometh down from the Father of lights;” also Acts 17:25, “He giveth to all life, and breath, and all things”). The whole sevenfold ascription is spoken as one, only one article being prefixed. In this respect it differs from ch. 4:11 and ch. 7:12, where we have “the glory” and “the honour,” etc. (see on ch. 4:11†).[6]


[1] MacArthur, J. F., Jr. (2006). The MacArthur study Bible: New American Standard Bible. (Re 5:12). Thomas Nelson Publishers.

[2] MacDonald, W. (1995). Believer’s Bible Commentary: Old and New Testaments (A. Farstad, Ed.; p. 2363). Thomas Nelson.

[3] Utley, R. J. (2001). Hope in Hard Times – The Final Curtain: Revelation: Vol. Volume 12 (p. 57). Bible Lessons International.

[4] Kistemaker, S. J., & Hendriksen, W. (1953–2001). Exposition of the Book of Revelation (Vol. 20, pp. 212–213). Baker Book House.

[5] Morris, L. (1987). Revelation: an introduction and commentary (Vol. 20, pp. 101–102). InterVarsity Press.

[6] Spence-Jones, H. D. M., ed. (1909). Revelation (p. 167). Funk & Wagnalls Company.

How David Learned | Today in the Word Devotional

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The first job listed on David’s resume was as a shepherd guarding the family sheep (1 Sam. 17:34–35). He knew that it took a great deal of time, effort, and watchful care to raise a flock. In Psalm 23, David describes us as sheep and speaks of God as our loving and faithful Shepherd. So when the prophet Nathan came to David with a story involving sheep, he had the king’s full attention. Consider the situation: The king had committed adultery and murder. Everyone knew it. But David’s heart was hard. There was no sign he intended to repent. He was the king. Couldn’t he do whatever he liked? Who could hold him accountable? Anyone who spoke the truth to him was liable to get their head chopped off! This sorry status quo had to change. God acted for the honor of His name (2 Sam. 12:9, 14) and David’s own spiritual well-being. He sent his prophet with a simple but powerful story. When the heart or will are closed due to sin, sometimes truth can reach a person via the imagination. David was so engaged in the story that when Nathan turned it around on him, saying, “You are the man!”, it must have fallen like a thunderbolt (v. 7). Finally, his heart was broken (v. 13). What did David learn from this confrontation? Sin is serious! He confessed and God forgave, but there would still be grievous consequences from his sinful actions that would affect both him as an individual and the nation as a whole (vv. 11–14). He also learned about the loving heart of God. God didn’t give up on David. He could have just punished him and moved on. Instead, God pursued David through Nathan’s parable and brought him to repentance. Despite David’s sin, God’s name was ultimately glorified in this situation through both His love and His justice. >> Do you have sin to confess? Psalm 51 is David’s classic psalm of confession and repentance that flowed out of today’s episode. Add this Psalm to your reading and prayer time today.

Source: How David Learned

When Inadequacy Slips In — Daily Devotionals by Thoughts about God

Then I heard the voice of the Lord saying, “Whom shall I send? And who will go for us?” And I said, “Here am I. Send me! Isaiah 6:8


There is a contemporary hymn that asks, “Here I am Lord, Is it I, Lord?” I’ve felt that way at times. Wanting eagerly to do God’s will but not sure how. Inadequacy slips into my heart. With knitted brow I whisper, “Are You sure about this, God? Isn’t there someone else more qualified?” Perhaps you have felt this way as well.

One time, brand new to a city, my late husband and I joined a church. Three weeks in, the pastor said he felt God called me to be the Outreach Coordinator. I sucked in my breath. “I barely know where the super market is!” But I prayed about it and said yes. I told God, “You are going to have to help me.” He was faithful to do so. Over the next few months, outreach needs and opportunities dropped into my lap without me having to search for them. I knew I was ill-equipped to find them on my own. God’s hand was in the process from start to finish, and that gave me the confidence to proceed.

Perhaps you’ve heard the quote, “God doesn’t called the equipped, but equips the called.” I found that to be true. Isaiah wasn’t equipped. But he was willing to serve. So God ordered Isaiah’s tongue touched with a purifying coal to prepare him for the task at hand. God equipped Isaiah. He equipped me in that new city. He will do the same for you. All you need is a heart willing to serve.

Dear Father in Heaven, prepare me for the task You wish for me to accomplish, with Your help and guidance. Keep me from rushing ahead or taking the credit. Retain in me a servant’s heart and point it all back to You. I pray this through Your servant Son, Jesus Christ. Amen.

By Julie Cosgrove
Used by Permission


Further Reading

• We are Christ’s Ambassadors

• Come Alongside – what it looks like to come alongside of people while Jesus draws them closer.

•  Salvation Explained

When Inadequacy Slips In — Daily Devotionals by Thoughts about God

The Bible and its Story: The Three Hundred Chosen

God was by now so nearly forgotten throughout Israel that He knew that, if the people defeated Midian, they would credit the victory to their own might, not to His. Therefore He told Gideon that his army was too numerous. Gideon proclaimed that all the men who were afraid should return to their homes. Somewhat to his dismay over two-thirds of them took advantage of this permission. Yet there still remained ten thousand resolute men. God declared these also were too many.

‎Meanwhile, the hordes of Midian, outnumbering the Israelites perhaps a dozen times, had come up against them and lay in wait for them in the valley. God bade Gideon let his men go down to drink at a pool which is still called “the fountain of Gideon.” There the leader was to watch which men threw themselves recklessly down to drink from the stream, and which were watchful against the enemy, keeping their heads uplifted and raising the water in their hands. Of all the ten thousand men only three hundred thus proved themselves wary. So Gideon separated these from the rest, and God bade him send the others off to a distance. By these three hundred alone should Israel be rescued.

by Julius A. Bewer; Charles F. Horne

January 16 – Don’t forget to remember — Reformed Perspective

“Take care lest you forget… You shall remember… – Deuteronomy 8:11, 18 

Scripture reading: Deuteronomy 8:1-20

Our Scripture lesson instructs the Israelites just before they entered the promised land. In the strongest terms, Moses, on behalf of the LORD, warns the people not to become complacent. Complacency is a danger in any age.

Some time ago, I read an account of one who went for a leisurely swim. The water was very accommodating and he covered a long distance with ease. He decided to swim out of the bay and into open water. But when he tried to return he couldn’t make any progress. He had been deceived by the current. The ease of swimming had not been due to his strength, but to the movement of the water. 

God had blessed the Israelites abundantly, but over and over again they became self-assured. They came to believe that it was by their own strength that they enjoyed the success they received. Already then the “spirit of the selfies” was alive and deadly.

It is our sinful nature to go with the flow. It may be following trends in society at large or even wrong-headed trends in the church. It is only dead fish that flow with the current. By nature, we tend to forget that we are not self-reliant. Self-assurance is always deadly. Constantly we must remember that our help comes from the LORD.

Suggestions for prayer

Ask the LORD for protection from deceptive currents.

Rev. Peter Vellenga is presently serving as itinerant preacher waiting upon Lord for continued assignment.  

January 16 – Don’t forget to remember — Reformed Perspective

16 Jan 2022 News Briefing

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Huge Tonga volcanic eruption felt around the world
The massive underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga was so powerful it was recorded around the world and triggered a tsunami that flooded Pacific coastlines from Japan to the United States, scientists said Sunday. Dramatic satellite images showed the long, rumbling eruption of the Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai volcano spew smoke and ash in the air, with a thunderous roar heard 10,000 kilometres (6,000 miles) away in Alaska. The Fife weather station in Scotland tweeted it was “just incredible to think of the power that can send a shockwave around the world” after the eruptions produced a jump in its air pressure graph.

Texas synagogue hostages are safe, suspect who wanted known terrorist freed shot dead
The FBI and Texas authorities resolved an hourslong hostage situation at a Dallas-Fort Worth synagogue after they killed an armed man who stormed the Jewish place of worship on the Sabbath and held four hostages, including a rabbi, reportedly demanding the release of a terrorist, whom U.S. officials describe as the “most wanted woman in the world.”

For Leftists, Your Freedom Is Their Misery – Your Slavery Is Their Joy
There is a certain level of madness required to reach the state our country is in today…

Massive eruption at Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai produces huge shockwave and 1.2 m high tsunami, Tonga
A massive eruption took place at Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai volcano in Tonga at 04:10 UTC on January 15, 2022, producing a huge shockwave and a 1.2 m (4 feet) high tsunami.

Communist Takeover: Without Firing a Shot, China Seizes Control of America’s Farmlands
The Chinese Communists have their tendrils in nearly every American industry, from food production to farming, transportation, education, medicines, media, movies, etc.

Dr Mike Yeadon – “The findings that 100% of Covid-19 Vaccine Deaths have been caused by just 5% of the batches produced are unprecedented”
On October 31st we revealed how an investigation of data found in the USA’s Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS) has revealed that extremely high numbers of adverse reactions and deaths have been reported against specific lot numbers of the Covid-19 vaccines several times, meaning deadly batches of the experimental injections have now been identified.

The Unvaccinated Will Soon Be Handed Their 1938-Style J Stamp as History Is Repeating Itself-The Democrats Will Never Peacefully Leave Office
The Democrats will never leave office peacefully. They never retool their failed policies, they simply break the rules or try and change the rules. Attempts to change the filibuster, pack the court, etc., are proof of this assertion.

First Waves Of A Tsunami Reaches The West Coast Of United States After Massive 7.4 Earthquake In Tonga, Experts Say More Shock Waves Coming
A ckfew years ago, the idea of a massive earthquake in the South Pacific sending tsunami waves to the west coast of the United States was the stuff of end times futurist cinema. However, here at Day 670 of 15 Days To Flatten The Curve this type of activity is just another day at the office, albeit the remote office via a Zoom call.

China’s True COVID-19 Death Toll 366 Times Higher Than Official Figure, Analyst Says
The Chinese regime has likely understated the COVID-19 death rate by as much as 17,000 percent in a systematic data suppression campaign to sustain its political image, according to a U.S. analyst.

By 2024, Meta, Microsoft, Google And Amazon Will Have A Stranglehold On The Internet By Owning A Majority Of The World’s Fiber Optic Capabilities 
The world is literally controlled by Silicon Valley tech tyrants on a level that General Motors didn’t even dream about, GM only dominated the automobile business, they didn’t control the whole world. But Amazon, Google, Meta and Microsoft are very close to having their greedy, filthy hands on all of it, and when they do, there’ll be no escaping their grasp. It’s these same people who are right now trying to push you into a Metaverse you’ll never get out of. This is not a rise in technology or advancement in innovation, this is the rise of the spirit of Antichrist.

Former DHS Acting IG Under Obama Pleads Guilty to Attempting to Defraud U.S. Government
An Obama-era bureaucrat at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) pleaded guilty on Friday to stealing government software and databases.

Supreme Court Vaccine Ruling 
The Supreme Court vaccine ruling blocking the Beijing biden’s administration private-sector vaccination regime was viewed positively by legal experts, but the other decision allowing the mandate requiring health care workers to get vaccinated against COVID received a mixed reception…and that it should.

The New Normal? 400 Athletes Collapsing & Dying Just In The Last 6 Months?
While governments all over the world debate COVID-19 and what is the best way to defeat the virus that continues to spread over the globe, there is a terrifying trend taking place in the sports world that nobody appears to be talking about. The same governments that claim to institute mandates and protocols in the name of public health have yet to acknowledge that athletes all over the world have been collapsing on the fields and courts for no apparent reason

Great Reset: Covid Makes the Rich Even Richer, Destroys the Middle Class
Self-proclaimed philanthropists like Bill Gates and the pharmaceutical industry are the big winners of the crisis.

OBGYN Refuses Pressure to Do Abortions: I Can’t Give Birth in One Room and Kill Babies in Another
Religious freedom is under attack in the medical community as abortion activists try to force health care workers to help abort unborn babies. But many are fighting back to defend their faith, their oaths, their livelihood and the lives of their most vulnerable patients.

FedEx Wants To Arm Cargo Planes With Anti-Missile Lasers
“This design feature is a system that emits infrared laser energy outside the aircraft as a countermeasure…”

Supreme Court to hear case of Christian football coach fired for praying on field after games
The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear the case of a Christian high school football coach who was fired from his job for praying on the field after games.

Source: https://www.raptureready.com/2022/01/16/16-jan-2022/

Headlines – 1/16/2022

Abbas calls off PLO parley to avoid ‘confrontation’ with Israel, US

Israel said to secretly ink unprecedented deal to supply gas to Lebanon, via Jordan

Hezbollah says ready to return to Lebanon cabinet meetings, after 3-month boycott

Hundreds of Islamic State Corpses Left to Rot in Libyan Food Fridges

U.S. Businesses Sour on Saudi Arabia in Blow to Crown Prince’s Growth Plans

Nuclear negotiators head home for consultations, as Iran talks hit critical stage

Pentagon says Iran is behind MuddyWater hacking group

Twitter bans account linked to Iran leader over animated video threatening Trump

GOP Rep. Gallagher: Russia Engaging in ‘Preparation’ for Invasion of Ukraine and Dems Gave Them a ‘Gift’ by Blocking Sanctions

China, Iran begin implementation of broad strategic deal signed last year

India’s Hindu extremists are calling for genocide against Muslims. Why is little being done to stop them?

Mass Trials in Cuba Deepen Its Harshest Crackdown in Decades

Jamaica arrests a former senator sought in Haitian president’s assassination

People who study the origins of civil wars see ‘indicators’ the US is on the brink of conflict, Yale historian says

Jon Stewart Doesn’t Understand Why National Anthem Is Played Before Sports Events: ‘It’s Such a Weird Ritual’

Alaska Rep. Eastman, a ‘life member’ of Oath Keepers, blasts ‘politically driven indictments’ of group’s leaders

‘We Have The Receipts’: CNN Airs Tape of Kevin McCarthy Saying Trump Admitted Responsibility for Capitol Attack

Pence: Dems’ Voting Legislation, Like Jan. 6, a ‘Power Grab’

Hagerty: Democrats Willing to ‘Resort to Destroying the Senate’ to Pass Election Law

Texas county rejects half of mail-in ballot applications amid new voter restrictions

Former DHS Acting IG Under Obama Pleads Guilty To Attempting To Defraud U.S. Government

Nancy Pelosi’s son linked to five shady companies probed by feds: report

Mike Lindell Claims Banks Want to Cut Ties With Him Over ‘Reputation Risk’

DirecTV to Drop One America News in Blow to Conservative Channel

5.3 magnitude earthquake hits near Sola, Vanuatu

5.3 magnitude earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands region

5.3 magnitude earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands region

5.2 magnitude earthquake hits near Hualien City, Taiwan

5.0 magnitude earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands region

14th earthquake rocks Lugoff, Elgin area of South Carolina

5.8 magnitude earthquake measure with volcanic eruption near Tonga

Tsunami Waves Over 4 Feet High Hit Pacific Coast after Major Eruption near Tonga

Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai volcano on Tonga erupts to 63,000ft

Sabancaya volcano in Peru erupts to 24,000ft

Sangay volcano in Ecuador erupts to 21,000ft

Ruiz volano in Colombia erupts to 19,000ft

Semeru volcano in Indonesia erupts to 17,000ft

Fuego volcano in Guatemala erupts to 15,000ft

Reventador volcano in Ecuador erupts to 15,000ft

Karymsky volcano on Kamchatka, Russia erupts to 14,000ft

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

Des Moines sets new record as storm dumps more than a foot of snow across central Iowa

Southeast braces for major ice storm following Midwest walloping

Nearly 1,000 flights already canceled as South braces for major winter storm

New Jersey fire breaks out at chemical plant; residents advised to keep windows closed

Supreme Court to hear case of Christian football coach fired for praying on field after games

Man takes hostages at Texas synagogue during Saturday service

Texas hostage situation: All hostages ‘alive and safe,’ Greg Abbott tweets after hours-long ordeal

FBI Frees Hostages at Texas Synagogue – Suspect Dead

‘Calm, collected’ synagogue rabbi wowed FBI through 10-hour Texas hostage crisis

Meet ‘Lady Al-Qaeda’ Aafia Siddiqui, who Texas gunman demanded be freed

Biden after Texas synagogue attack: ‘We will stand against antisemitism’

Lindsey Graham calls Texas synagogue hostage situation part of a ‘religious war’

Activist Tahra Ahmed Convicted After Calling London High Rise Fire That Killed 72 a ‘Jewish Sacrifice’

Deranged man pushes Asian woman to death at Times Square subway station

Chicago Mayor Lightfoot ripped in IG report on botched raid that left innocent woman naked, cost city $2.9M

Law enforcement skeptical of Biden’s ‘ill-timed’ pivot to executive orders on police reform: ‘Not sustainable’

Student, 17, arrested after three people stabbed near University of Tokyo ahead of entrance exam

Ghislaine Maxwell will no longer fight to keep names of 8 ‘John Does’ secret

HRH no more: Facing damaging sex abuse suit, queen distances royals from Prince Andrew

Prince Andrew’s lawyers say accuser Virginia Giuffre ‘may suffer from false memories’

Prince Andrew fears ‘complete financial ruin’ as legal costs mount: report

Evangelicals Are Only Group to Say Marriage and Children Should Be a Priority: Poll

South Dakota Senate Committee Advances Bill Banning Biological Males from Girls’ Sports

Female Swimmer: Stop Woke Sports, Put Transgenders in Men’s Races

Transgender UPenn Swimmer Claims to be the ‘Jackie Robinson of Trans Sports’

Rep. Chris Smith Says New Jersey Governor’s Abortion Expansion Law a ‘Human Rights Abuse’

New study finds ‘kissing disease’ virus is leading cause of multiple sclerosis

China reports 5 new human cases of H5N6 bird flu

Human Lab Rats: The U.S. Government’s Secret History of Grisly Experiments

Hagerty: Biden Hasn’t ‘Done Enough’ to Investigate COVID Origins, We Need to Sanction China, Including the WIV

Senator publishes Fauci’s unredacted financial disclosures, accuses him of being misleading

Report: Anthony Fauci’s $10M 2020 Investment Portfolio Includes Chinese Companies

Oxfam: Coronavirus Created 20 ‘Pandemic Billionaires’ in Asia

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Time to Outlaw Parenthood — Daily Declaration

abolished parenthood

In keeping with Marxist history, now a radical leftist in California is demanding that all parents surrender their children to the State, for the goal of “true equity”. Would abolishing natural parenthood and creating more dependence on the government truly create a more just and healthy society?

The radical left has always made clear its aversion to marriagefamily, and parenting. The notion that we can and should somehow get by without them has long been with us. Way back in Plato’s Republic for example, we were told that the individual needs to be sidelined or eliminated, and that children should be raised communally, and taught the value of the collective and being one with the state.

The Soviet Experiment

Many have sought to follow this advice, including of course the Marxists. One of the first things done after the Russian Revolution was to seek to abolish marriage and family. Some years ago, columnist Miranda Devine put it this way:

This anti-family ideology was adopted with gusto by the post-revolutionary Soviets who passed decrees in 1917 which made divorce easy, recognised only civil marriages, abolished shared family property and banned adoption. In 1918 courts took over parental rights.

“True liberation of women, true Communism comes about only when the masses rise up … against … small-scale households,” wrote Lenin in 1919. You will find these ideas in every feminism and gender studies course in universities today. But you probably won’t find their real-life consequences, which were catastrophic for Russian society.

By 1920, divorces increased 100 fold, the birthrate plummeted, abortions skyrocketed, and 75 per cent of marriages lasted less than six months. Nearly seven million homeless children “roamed the streets, starving, dying of disease, and forming criminal gangs,” wrote Geoffrey Hosking in A History Of The Soviet Union. The Communists tried to reverse their anti-family policies but the damage was done. And now, we are marching in their footsteps, doomed by blissful apathy to repeat the mistake.

This failed experiment has not deterred the leftists, however. They are forever pushing their coercive utopianism, and that always means targeting the family.

A Concerted Effort

Back in 2015, Paul Kengor wrote an important volume called Takedown: From Communists to Progressives, How the Left Has Sabotaged Family and Marriage (WND Books). In an article that appeared that year discussing the book, he said this:

Takedown - Communists to Progressives book - against parenthood

Efforts to fundamentally transform marriage and family have been long at work, but never (until now) accepted and pushed by the mainstream. In the past, these efforts were spearheaded by the most dangerous radicals.

For two centuries, leftist extremists made their arguments, from the 1800s to the 1960s, characterized by the Communist Manifesto, where Marx and Engels wrote of the “abolition of the family!” Even then, in 1848, Marx and Engels could call “abolition of the family” an “infamous proposal of the communists.”

“Blessed is he who has no family,” Marx wrote to Engels, at best only partly in jest. Marx’s partner-in-crime detested family and marriage so much that he refused both.

The ideological duo fulminated against the “bourgeois claptrap” of marriage, which was merely a “system of housewives held in common.” Engels was carrying the banner to smash monogamy a century before the 1960s New Left adopted the credo.

Efforts to revolutionize family and marriage continued, from socialist utopians like Robert Owen, Charles Fourier, and Albert Brisbane to cultural Marxists in the Frankfurt School such as Herbert Marcuse and Wilhelm Reich to 20th-century leftists and progressives ranging from the Bolsheviks — Lenin, Trotsky, Alexandra Kollontai — to Margaret Sanger, Betty Friedan, Kate Millett, and ’60s radicals Bill Ayers, Bernardine Dohrn, and Mark Rudd.

California Man

This battle against the family continues. I just came upon an article so bizarre and so horrifying that I am still trying to determine if it is satire or not. Sadly, I think he is being dead serious. I never heard of the guy or the site he writes for, but this is scary as all get out.

I refer to Joe Mathews and his piece, “California should abolish parenthood, in the name of equity.” Yes, he actually said that. So nutty is this guy that I hate to give him any airspace. But given that others have, let me speak to this briefly. His pitch is this: if we want true equity and equality, we must get rid of parents and share children around. His piece begins:

If California is ever going to achieve true equity, the state must require parents to give away their children. Today’s Californians often hold up equity — the goal of a just society completely free from bias — as our greatest value. Gov. Gavin Newsom makes decisions through “an equity lens.” Institutions from dance ensembles to tech companies have publicly pledged themselves to equity.

But their promises are no match for the power of parents. Fathers and mothers with greater wealth and education are more likely to transfer these advantages to their children, compounding privilege over generations. As a result, children of less advantaged parents face an uphill struggle, social mobility has stalled, and democracy has been corrupted…

My solution — making raising your own children illegal — is simple, and while we wait for the legislation to pass, we can act now: the rich and poor should trade kids, and homeowners might swap children with their homeless neighbors. Now, I recognize that some naysayers will dismiss such a policy as ghastly, even totalitarian. But my proposal is quite modest, a fusion of traditional philosophy and today’s most common political obsessions.

Which traditional philosopher does he appeal to? Yep, you guessed it: Plato, and his Republic. He goes on to say this:

Perhaps such coercion sounds dystopian. But just imagine the solidarity that universal orphanhood would create. Wouldn’t children, raised in one system, find it easier to collaborate on global problems? Now, I don’t expect universal support for universal orphanhood. A few contrarians, lost in the empty chasm between American extremes, might object to this rational proposal on emotional grounds.

Good grief. A few contrarians? You mean 99.99 per cent of humanity who think otherwise. This guy is fruitloop crazy. And even though – thankfully – everyone but a few deranged moonbeams will reject his insanity, there have been other attempts at this, by more respectable types. The classic case was Hilary Clinton’s 1996 book, It Takes a Village.

From Feminism to Statism

As Dale O’Leary remarked, the book appears to be “full of wonderful, apparently pro-family wisdom. Underneath, however, one finds the gender feminist ideology. The book should be titled It Takes a Federal Bureaucracy, because the village Mrs. Clinton envisions isn’t a close-knit community where neighbors share common values and support one another, but a place where families are dependent on government programs.”

Yep, this is all about the State as Saviour. Mere parents are just not up to the task, so let’s steal children away from them and let Big Brother raise them. There is a reason for this. All lefties know that if you can destroy the family unit, you then have the naked individual fully dependent on and enslaved to the State.

Recall that it was the Italian fascists who coined the term “totalitarianism.” Benito Mussolini defined it as follows: “Everything in the State, nothing outside the State, nothing against the State.” Whether we get euphemisms about the village raising our kids, or nutters saying that equity demands that we have the State force all parents to give up their children, this IS totalitarianism in action.

Heaven help us.

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Originally published at CultureWatch. Photo by cottonbro from Pexels.

Time to Outlaw Parenthood — Daily Declaration

Biden turning US into ‘large-scale version of Venezuela,’ Trump claims | RT – Daily news

The former president unloaded on Joe Biden at a packed rally in Arizona

Former President Donald Trump held his first campaign-style rally of 2022 in Arizona, lashing out at President Joe Biden’s “destructive” economic policies, his vaccine mandates, and the alleged persecution of Trump’s supporters.

Citing soaring inflation, rising gas prices, and shortages of food and consumer goods, Trump told a thousands-strong crowd in Florence, Arizona that Biden has caused “more destruction than five presidents in the last year,” and has set America on a path to becoming “a large-scale version of Venezuela.” The allegory was apparently referring to the hyperinflation that has plagued the Venezuelan economy over the past decade.

“Our country is being destroyed… it’s not even believable,” Trump told the crowd.

Though he has not yet formally announced another run for the White House in 2024, Trump has held several rallies since leaving office last year. At every one, he has restated his claims that Biden’s electoral victory in 2020 was fraudulent, and Saturday’s event was no different, with the former president claiming that “more and more” information was coming out to prove that the election was “rigged and stolen.”

Trump also slammed the Democrats’ focus on last January’s Capitol Hill riot, calling the Democrat-run committee investigating the riot “the unselect committee of political hacks.” The former president also drew attention to claims that the riot was orchestrated by federal agents or informants in the crowd, as pro-Trump news outlet Revolver News has reported.

Scores of Trump’s supporters remain detained without trial in Washington, DC since the riot, and allegations of abuse in the DC jail have surfaced. Trump, who until now has been mostly silent on the alleged suffering of these detainees, drew attention to their plight on Saturday.

“They release dangerous criminals from jail, but January 6 defendants are living in hell,” he thundered. “They’re being hounded like the worst animals. The jails are filthy and disgusting. We should help them defend themselves.”

Trump’s nod of support to the January 6 defendants suggests the former president is listening to his most fervent supporters, who have long called for him to condemn their alleged mistreatment. Likewise, Trump came out strongly against vaccine mandates and other coronavirus measures on Saturday, several weeks after he drew the ire of his supporters by calling on them to get vaccinated.

“They’re wrecking and devastating people’s lives, firing Americans from their jobs, forcing innocent children to grow up in masks… locking people into their homes. What they’ve done over the last year… going mandate-crazy… I say enough is enough and we’re not going to take it any more,” Trump declared.

At another moment during his speech, Trump mockingly quipped that Biden has made Chief Medical Advisor Dr. Anthony Fauci “the king,” prompting the crowd to chant “Lock him up!”

“In 2024, we are going to take back the White House,” Trump declared during Saturday’s rally. However, the former president has previously stated that a formal announcement regarding his possible candidacy will “probably” come after this November’s midterm elections.

Source: Biden turning US into ‘large-scale version of Venezuela,’ Trump claims

James O’Keefe: A Government Worried About “Misinformation” Fundamentally Doesn’t Trust People With The Truth

“Project Veritas” founder James O’Keefe discussed with FNC’s “Sunday Morning Futures” host Maria Bartiromo the release of 2018 DARPA documents highlighting the role the ECO-Health Alliance played in pursuing controversial viral gain-of-function research before the Covid-19 pandemic. O’Keefe also responded to President Biden asking media companies to “stop misinformation” from being published: “Journalism used to be about holding people to account, and now journalism represents the power,” O’Keefe said. “You have a symbiotic relationship between the New York Times, the FBI, and the pharmaceutical companies. That’s not how it should be. In communist countries, there is that symbiosis as well.” “What does misinformation even mean? Does it mean that you are giving false information? No! It means that you’re giving the readers the wrong conclusion by giving them true information,” he said. “As represented recently by our victory over the New York Times in our defamation lawsuit, sometimes you can hold the media accountable.” “We were banned from Twitter for ‘misinformation.’ So what does that term mean anymore? It means we don’t trust the people with the truth.”

Source: James O’Keefe: A Government Worried About “Misinformation” Fundamentally Doesn’t Trust People With The Truth

Rand Paul Asks if YouTube Will ‘Kiss My ….’ and Apologize After CDC Revises Mask Guidance | Fox News

Rand Paul ripping Fauci is an ’embarrassment’ for the chief medical adviser: Tammy Bruce

Fox News contributor Tammy Bruce weighs in on the heated exchange between Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., and Dr. Anthony Fauci

YouTube suspended the Kentucky U.S. senator in August over a video discussing the effectiveness of masks

U.S. Sen. Rand Paul hit back at YouTube “censors” on Saturday after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention acknowledged that cloth masks do not work as well against the coronavirus as N95 makes.

The Kentucky Republican wondered if YouTube would be apologizing for suspending him earlier this year for saying the same thing.

“Does this mean snot-nosed censors at YouTube will come to my office and kiss my … and admit I was right?” Paul wrote.

THUNE SAYS TRUMP’S ELECTION CLAIMS AREN’T PRODUCTIVE IF GOP WANTS TO WIN IN MIDTERMS

U.S. Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., questions Dr. Anthony Fauci, White House chief medical adviser and director of the NIAID, during a Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee hearing to examine the federal response to COVID-19 and new emerging variants on Jan. 11, 2022 at Capitol Hill in Washington.

U.S. Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., questions Dr. Anthony Fauci, White House chief medical adviser and director of the NIAID, during a Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee hearing to examine the federal response to COVID-19 and new emerging variants on Jan. 11, 2022 at Capitol Hill in Washington. (Getty Images)

PSAKI MOCKED FOR SAYING BIDEN WASN’T MAKING ‘HUMAN’ COMPARISON BETWEEN GOP, SEGREGATIONISTS IN ATLANTA SPEECH

In a New York Times article cited by Paul, who is a certified physician, the CDC revised its previous position on masks, saying that “loosely woven cloth products provide the least protection” and recommended surgical masks instead.

U.S. Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., is seen on Capitol Hill, Jan. 11, 2022.

U.S. Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., is seen on Capitol Hill, Jan. 11, 2022. (Getty Images)

In August, YouTube suspended Paul over a three-minute video questioning the effectiveness of cloth masks, which several studies have shown are not effective in stopping the spread of viruses like the coronavirus.

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A medical doctor gives an injection for making antibodies to combat the coronavirus.

A medical doctor gives an injection for making antibodies to combat the coronavirus. (iStock)

The CDC has been blasted for misleading guidance in recent weeks, notably its confusing update on the amount of time those infected with the coronavirus or one of its variants should quarantine and the efficacy of rapid testing. The agency was previously hit for changing guidance on masking, and it continued to add to the confusion this week after the agency recommended that people opt for N95 or KN95 masks for protection against the highly contagious omicron variant.

CDC Director Rochelle Walensky has chalked up the CDC’s fluctuating health guidance to simply following the science. But her explanation hasn’t stopped even mainstream media from asking her why Americans should “trust” the agency.

Fox News’ Cortney O’Brien contributed to this report.

Source: Rand Paul Asks if YouTube Will ‘Kiss My ….’ and Apologize After CDC Revises Mask Guidance

Eye-opening poll shows 59% of Dem voters want unvaccinated confined at home, 45% want them in ‘designated facilities,’ 48% demand fines or imprisonment for anyone who questions efficacy of vaccines — Conservative Review

A new poll from the Heartland Institute and Rasmussen Reports surveyed 1,016 U.S. “likely voters” on Jan. 5. The eye-opening poll detailed the lengths to which a large swath of Democratic voters would go to punish fellow Americans for being unvaccinated against COVID-19.

The survey found that Republican and Democrat voters have completely polar opposite opinions on Dr. Anthony Fauci – chief medical advisor to President Joe Biden. The poll noted that 75% of likely Democratic voters had a favorable view of Fauci versus only 21% of Republicans and 38% of unaffiliated voters.

An alarming 48% of Democrats believe that the government should fine and even imprison anyone who questions the COVID-19 vaccine’s efficacy on social media, television, radio, or in publications. Meanwhile, only 14% of Republicans and 18% of independent voters say there should be criminal punishments for criticizing the vaccines.

When it comes to COVID-19 policies, nearly half (47%) of Democratic voters favor a government tracking program for anyone who is unvaccinated against COVID-19. There are 66% of all voters who are against governments utilizing digital devices to track people during the COVID-19 pandemic.

According to the survey, 55% of Democrats are in favor of the government fining Americans who do not get the COVID-19 vaccine, compared to just 19% of Republicans. There are 29% of Democratic voters who support removing children out of the custody of unvaccinated parents, while only 7% of Republicans are in favor of this punitive measure.

The poll revealed that 59% of likely Democratic voters want the government to enact a policy requiring unvaccinated Americans to be confined to their homes at all times, except for emergencies. Meanwhile, 79% of Republicans and 71% of unaffiliated voters oppose such severe actions.

There are 45% of Democrats who call for the government to round up citizens who are not vaccinated against COVID-19 and force them into “designated facilities.” Among voters who have a “very favorable” opinion of President Biden, 51% are in favor of putting unvaccinated Americans in designated facilities. The proposal to require unvaccinated people to be put into special camps is opposed by 71% of all voters and 95% of voters who have a “very unfavorable” impression of Biden.

But it isn’t just polls that show the Democrats’ desire to confine unvaccinated Americans in their homes. An opinion piece written in the Salt Lake Tribune openly calls for the military to enforce absolute confinement for unvaccinated citizens.

The Salt Lake Tribune Editorial Board penned an article titled “Utah leaders have surrendered to COVID pandemic” on Saturday. The editorial board calls on Utah Gov. Spencer Cox (R) to use the National Guard to confine unvaccinated Utahns to their homes, and would not allow them outside, even to go to the grocery store.

“We might have headed off omicron with a herd immunity-level of vaccinations, but that would have required a vaccination mandate, which our leaders refused,” the article reads.

“Were Utah a truly civilized place, the governor’s next move would be to find a way to mandate the kind of mass vaccination campaign we should have launched a year ago, going as far as to deploy the National Guard to ensure that people without proof of vaccination would not be allowed, well, anywhere,” writes the Salt Lake Tribune Editorial Board.

Eye-opening poll shows 59% of Dem voters want unvaccinated confined at home, 45% want them in ‘designated facilities,’ 48% demand fines or imprisonment for anyone who questions efficacy of vaccines — Conservative Review

Glenn Greenwald: Charging Americans With “Sedition” Is A Major Event, Traditionally Used To Punish Dissent |  RealClearPolitics Videos

JournalistGlenn Greenwald discussed the political consequences of the decision to charge a group of 11 militia members with conspiracy to commit sedition for breaking into the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021. “This is the thing that has disturbed me from the very beginning,” he said on FNC’s “Media Buzz” on Sunday. “When they talk about the enemies of democracy, they’re not just talking about the people who used violence at the Capitol, which we can all agree was wrong.” “They’re talking about the entire Trump movement,” Greenwald said. “Really, the entire Republican Party is how the media has begun to apply that terminology. This attempt to almost criminalize half the country, to criminalize the Trump movement, if not the entire Republican Party. To me, this has been the most dangerous and concerning aspect of this entire ‘Insurrection’ narrative from the start.” “Any government that charges American citizens with ‘sedition,’ it is a major event and can actually be quite dangerous. Traditionally, sedition has been a weapon of authoritarianism used to punish dissent in the United States. The last time was [in] 2021, when a federal court threw out the charges brought by the Obama Justice Department.” “The key context is that we’ve now had a year of an investigation where many people who are saying too much is being made of Jan. 6 was pointing to the fact that the Justice Department hadn’t brought any sedition charges after a year. Merrick Garland was getting very pressured politically by Democrats, and then suddenly in response, he holds a press conference promising more charges and then brings them.” “There’s been very little discussion about that, let alone skepticism about whether charges are warranted.” He added: “Remember, this [January 6 investigation] committee itself has a pretty treacherous history, in that it was the first tie the Speaker of the House rejected the selection of the House minority leader to sit on that committee, which is why there are only two Republicans (the Democrats’ favorite Republicans and then five Democrats). So it clearly has a partisan bend.” “There are Constitutional questions about whether they have the right to be investigating when there’s a parallel DOJ investigation going on.” “And when you start targeting House members with subpoenas and the like, you’re entering into a territory that I wouldn’t say is unprecedented, but it is very rare for a Congressional committee, and a lot of risks and dangers can be presented by that,” Greenwald said.

Source: Glenn Greenwald: Charging Americans With “Sedition” Is A Major Event, Traditionally Used To Punish Dissent

Trump, in Arizona, says Biden more destructive ‘than 5 presidents put together’

Former President Trump continued his “Save America” tour Saturday with an event in Arizona, where he scrutinized President Biden and endorsed local Republican candidates.

Source: Trump, in Arizona, says Biden more destructive ‘than 5 presidents put together’

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