Terrorists not only seek to overthrow governments but also they appear to focus their efforts upon decimating vulnerable religious populations that are contrary to thier own.


 Scripture reminds believers:

 

For our struggle is not against flesh and blood,

but against the rulers, against the powers,

against the world forces of this darkness,

against the spiritual forces of wickedness in the heavenly places.

- Ephesians 6:12

 

The Day of the Lord is certain to occur, and just as one of our days reaches a conclusion, so also will it. In view of that coming time, Scripture proclaims, "...Behold, now is 'THE ACCEPTABLE TIME,' behold, now is 'THE DAY OF SALVATION'" (2 Cor 6:2)

Terrorists kill their enemies in the name of their god. God's people are instructed to love their enemies and "do good to those who hate you" (Luke 6:27)

The believer's response to terrorism is not Facebook rants, ground troops, online petitions, or tweets. Instead, we are to pray for the enemies of the gospel message. While this command is not easy, maybe seemingly impossible, Jesus obligates His followers to love, not hate.

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The biblical worldview is that God created every human being in His image, and thus each person is potentially a brother or sister in Christ...even the most hardened terrorists.

The prophet Joel encountered a world in which terrorists were victorious. Read the entire article to learn about The Day of the Lord in Joel 3 where the following topics are addressed:

God's Day
God's Charges
God's Harvest
God's Storm
God's Field

 

 

Click on the image below to read the complete February 2017 article in the Midnight Call magazine
 

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