I want to preface my comments with the Only Authoritative Source of Truth:
2 Peter 3
Beloved, I now write to you this second epistle (in both of which I stir up your pure minds by way of reminder),
2 that you may be mindful of the words which were spoken before by the holy prophets, and of the commandment of us, the apostles of the Lord and Savior,
3 knowing this first: that SCOFFERS will come in the last days, walking according to their own lusts,
4 and saying, "Where is the promise of His coming? For since the fathers fell asleep, all things continue as they were from the beginning of creation."
5 For this they WILLFULLY forget: that by the word of God the heavens were of old, and the earth standing out of water and in the water,
6 by which the world that then existed perished, being flooded with water.
7 But the heavens and the earth which are now preserved by the same word, are reserved for fire until the day of judgment and perdition of ungodly men.
8 But, beloved, do not forget this one thing, that with the Lord one day is as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day.
9 The Lord is not slack concerning His promise, as some count slackness, but is longsuffering toward us, NOT WILLING THAT ANY SHOULD PERISH but that all should come to repentance.
10 But the day of the Lord will come as a THIEF IN THE NIGHT, in which the heavens will pass away with a great noise, and the elements will melt with fervent heat; both the earth and the works that are in it will be burned up.
11 Therefore, since all these things will be dissolved, what manner of persons ought you to be in holy conduct and godliness,
12 LOOKING FOR and HASTENING the coming of the day of God, because of which the heavens will be dissolved, being on fire, and the elements will melt with fervent heat?
13 Nevertheless we, according to His promise, look for new heavens and a new earth in which righteousness dwells.
14 Therefore, beloved, looking forward to these things, BE DILIGENT to be found by Him in peace, without spot and blameless;
15 and consider that the longsuffering of our Lord is salvation-as also our beloved brother Paul, according to the wisdom given to him, has written to you,
16 as also in all his epistles, speaking in them of these things, in which are some things hard to understand, which UNTAUGHT and UNSTABLE people twist to their own destruction, as they do also the rest of the Scriptures.
17 You therefore, beloved, since you know this beforehand, beware lest YOU ALSO FALL from your own steadfastness, BEING LED AWAY with the error of the wicked;
18 but grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.
To Him be the glory both now and forever. Amen.
We, as a Country, have not only rejected Christ but we have now rejected the other foundations of this United States. Santa Clause has trumped working hard. Conservatives everywhere, even Rush Limbaugh are beginning to wake up to the fact that Conservatives in this country ARE out-numbered. Knowing better, I was holding onto that hope as well. And while I did not FULLY expect Romney to win, I had hoped such MIGHT be the case.
The Nation underwent another FUNDAMENTAL changed last night. A change that has been decades in coming and is now (seemingly anyway) a change that is leading us down the last leg of a dark path.
Our answers are not in the politicians of this world, as this world is passing away. Jesus said that His Kingdom was NOT of this earth. Those of us who have our hope IN Christ Jesus need not let our hearts be troubled, for God is sovereign. He is not surprised by this in the least, indeed it has passed through His very hands.
Those of you who do NOT know Jesus Christ, those who are currently rejecting His RIGHTFUL rule in your life, consider the following: God has stated in His Word that EVERY knee will bow and EVERY tongue shall confess that Jesus Christ IS Lord. God is withholding His judgment so that YOU have a chance to turn to Him in faith AND repentance.
The choice is up to YOU.
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