On June 24, 2022 a day of grace brought euphoria to many pro-life advocates who have fought for years on end to stop the curse and scourge of abortion on our land.
History has rhythms of ebbs and flows, and is the natural course of all prior civilizations. America at this point in time is no different from previous empires, from those that have risen and fallen. There are times of tranquility, peace, and prosperity that often transition to times of confusion and war.
Over the last year several years and more so just recently, Ukraine is again in the international crosshairs causing great consternation and grief. Several key questions must be asked? Why is it so important to the United States? And what can the U.S really do about it if Putin decides to invade Ukraine? What would the war look like and who would be involved? How far will it go into Europe with its repercussions?
Saints in the past have spoken about the single most important attribute to have as a believer is JOY. And with the JOY will come being grateful. When a person is living the gospel, there is often a fearlessness. JOY is the fruit of obedience. The obedient person will go where angels fear to tread because they instinctively know God is with them because they are under the umbrella of His protection doing as He asks. Think of JOY as Jesus, Others, You.
Then Pilate said to Jesus, “So you are king, are you?” Jesus answered, “You say that I am king. For this I was born, and for this I have come into the world, to bear witness to the truth. Everyone who is of the truth listens to my voice.” Pilate said to Him, “What is truth?” After saying this he went back out to the Jews and told them, “I find no guilt in Him” (John 18:37-38).
“Moses answered the people, Fear not! Stand your ground, and you will see what Yahweh will do to save you today: the Egyptians you see today, you will never see again. Yahweh will do the fighting for you: you have …