China’s new ‘social credit score’ system is looking like it has prophetic potential (practice makes perfect) – a mark from the East? So, apparently, having been given most of the world’s manufacturing is not enough. Nor is it enough to have built the biggest armed forces of all time. Now, China is employing this ‘mark from the East’ on her own population. Could this be the model from which the real “mark of the beast” will come?
‘Holy grails’ for Christian youth are things that young people can become obsessed about. Things we can be tempted to pursue without godly discernment.
We are not talking about the medieval legend of the holy grail. That is a myth. The Bible puts no importance on the cup that Christ used at the Last Supper. (or on the other cups that He drank from, for that matter). But things can become like a ‘holy grail’ that we chase recklessly.
One of the names for the Antichrist is “the Assyrian”, but he is the future Assyrian. There are a number of influential world leaders today who come from the area of that ancient empire known as Assyria.
Is the prophecy of a type of person or of the racial origin of the Antichrist? There are two strong leaders today who just might fit these descriptions.
With great victories domestically and internationally, the Trump reprieve has the globalists reeling. President Trump has breathed life into the terminally ill United States’ economy and his North Korea diplomacy has been truly stupendous. But what might bring the Trump reprieve to a halt sooner, other than actual assassination (which is still possible) is the globalist influence that permeates the world. So, do we see the Trump effect as a lasting victory or as a reprieve from God?