24 Then Jesus said to his disciples, “Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me. 25 For whoever wants to save their life[a] will lose it, but whoever loses their life for me will find it. 26 What good will it be for someone to gain the whole world, yet forfeit their soul? Or what can anyone give in exchange for their soul?
Are Christians still able to deny themselves, their desire to be popular, to blend in, to nto be criticized, to be seen as modern, tolerant? Are they ashamed of the gospel, the fundamental truth, are they ashamed to conserve the faith and stand up for ancient truth?
Worldwide Christians have flirted with tolerance of evil just to avoid being called conservative.
It is with great sadness that we are witnessing terror attacks, sexual assaults of women and children, and violence against innocent people in Europe. People who came as refugees and received a warm and generous welcome seem to hate these Christian nations and act not with gratefulness but with the demeanour of new bosses. Christianity is being replaced by tolerance of the intolerable. Child marriages and honour killings are being excused with cultural differences. The European people are confused. Why aren’t their leaders standing up for them and protecting them like they are supposed to? When a nation’s leaders deny the Lord Jesus in order to appease business partners and other agendas, it will have spiritual repercussions. When Christians don’t deny themselves anymore for the sake of the cross, they might lose their very soul.
24 Then Jesus said to his disciples, “Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves…
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Please intercede for Germany in these crucial times!
GOD SAID 2017: Tremendous strife and bloodshed will be seen in the streets as Islam attempts to rise in Germany. There will be a lot of fear in the nation. Yet there is a great revival amongst the Muslims within the European states as they turn to Christ; various churches in Germany will make room for these refugees.
Truck ploughs into crowded Christmas market in Berlin- NEWS24
BERLIN – A truck plowed through a crowd at a popular Christmas Market in Berlin late Monday, leaving multiple people injured.
The extent and nature of the injuries is not yet clear, although Reuters reports police are saying at least one person was killed.
The attack happened in Breitscheidplatz, a major square in the center of the German capital. Every year, the city of Berlin hosts aChristmas market there, which has “more than 100 beautifully decorated market stands and Christmas booths as well as 70 fairground rides.”
The market is situated near the fashionable Kurfuerstendamm avenue and the attack happened at the foot of the landmark Kaiser Wilhelm memorial church, which was kept as a ruin after World War II.
Both the Berliner Zeitung newspaper and the Berliner Morgenpost reported the truck ran into the market outside the landmark Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church on Monday evening.
PLEASE PRAY FOR EUROPE.
Turkey will see a lot of turmoil in the next three to four years. There will be much political upheaval, many natural disasters, terrorism and threats of war and wars causing many humanitarian crises in those areas. There will be moving and shaking taking place in the spirit.
RUSSIAN AMBASSADOR KILLED IN TURKEY