I believe Ted Cruz is the best choice for President in 2016. Not that I can vote for him in the party primary election because I can’t (I live in California) but maybe you can and if so, you should be voting for Mr. Cruz.
Mr. Cruz is man who operates in the fear of God and knows that without God giving him breath and life he can do nothing. We need men and women who fear and live in reverence of Almighty God and specially God of the Bible. When people don’t fear God (or pretend He doesn’t exist) they will do anything even if it is what God hates or calls evil.
Compassionate and Caring but Hates Evil
I do not know Mr. Cruz personally but as a fellow person who seeks to follow Jesus Christ, I know he is a man of integrity, honesty and one who seeks to stand up for the truly down-trodden, persecuted, and victimized. Mr. Cruz like the rest of us is not perfect or sinless because only Jesus was both, but like Jesus, I believe Mr. Cruz hates what is evil and will expose it as far as is humanly possible with God’s help.
More Reasons I Support Ted Cruz (and why you should too)
Of course, there are more reasons to support Ted Cruz for President but I only wanted to mention a few here. For example, besides his desire to fight for this country and protect it from bad guys, he truly cares and supports our veterans and those serving in the Armed Forces to protect our freedom. He’s pro-life, pro second Amendment, anti-establishment, a true conservative, pro Biblical marriage, knows who hates us and wants us destroyed, supports Israel, is not Obama, is not Hillary, is not Bernie, knows the difference between right and wrong according to God’s standard, will stand up for what is right according to God’s standard and not human standards, will fight against what is wrong according to God’s standard, believes and trusts in our Creator God, prays for guidance that comes from God, knows how and where life began, and did I mention he supports Israel despite growing world antisemitism from countries like Iran that state Israel should not exist. Let us pray and support Ted Cruz because we need true men and women of God who are able to expose what is evil and proclaim what is true.
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Beginning in Genesis 6 from the Bible, God told Noah to build an ark (large boat-like structure) to save animals and people because God was going to flood the earth and destroy mankind from off the face of the earth for the evil they had done.
“The LORD saw that the wickedness of man was great in the earth, and that every intent of the thoughts of his heart was only evil continually.” Genesis 6:5
As Noah built the ark people scoffed and mocked him for doing it because they didn’t believe God, loved their sin rather than the Creator and it hadn’t rained before. Today a similar thing is happening. The ark is once again being rebuilt but not because of a coming literal flood or so that it will float. However, this replica ark is being created in the hope of saving people. But like in Noah’s time, people are again mocking the building of this ark. People hate truth, love their sin and hate the God of the Bible because of what He says about us breaking His commands (sin).
Similarly to in Noah’s day when God warned people of coming judgment upon the earth, this modern replica ark (known as the Ark Encounter) will have the purpose of warning people about a coming judgment and how they can escape it. Find out more about this warning (what it means) and check out Ark Encounter here.
“It is appointed for men to die once, but after this the judgment” Hebrews 9:27
It needs to be pointed out that not all people who call themselves Muslim in actuality are. And likewise not all people who say they are Christian are actually followers of Jesus. Of course, this would be true in all belief systems. In light of this knowledge, I believe it would be fair to say that a true Muslim is one who first and foremost follows Muhammad (which includes his actions and beliefs) and also follow the basic tenets of the Islamic religion. And this is why the graphic below is so frightening to me and should be frightening to all non-Muslims (Kafirs).
So why are there are so many people not standing up against this evil that is being perpetrated against humanity? I believe the answer is simple. It is because they don’t believe that what is being done is evil (they hate the God of the Bible too) and therefore have become part of the problem. And some people may not believe that it’s evil enough to care. While others are ignorant of the facts about what Muhammad did and what his current followers do to non-Muslims. Still others are just afraid to say what they believe. We shouldn’t be afraid. We must stand against evil and sin (breaking God’s commands).
“The fear of the LORD is to hate evil; Pride and arrogance and the evil way And the perverse mouth I hate.” Proverbs 8:13
Whatever category we fall under, the Bible predicts terrible times ahead. I hope you are ready before it’s too late and will escape the wrath to come. Hope has come into the world and His name is Jesus. www.areyougood.us
“It is appointed for men to die once, but after this the judgment” Hebrews 9:27
You may have heard the saying “Follow the money”. When seeking the source of terror or criminal activity one usually can follow the money and find the answer. But how about when the terror is based on a belief system?
Despite government authorities statements they were still seeking a motive related to the San Bernardino massacre, I suggest we can know the motive of the Muslim murderers, not only San Bernardino CA but Paris, New York, the middle-east and elsewhere. We can know the motive if only we are able to look at history and ideologies. The answers are right before our eyes yet it seems many in government and law enforcement including the FBI (at least publicly) choose to close their eyes and instead invent motives and causes that remain politically correct.
“Follow the Leader”
The greatest way to know how one is to act within a particular belief is to follow the leader of the belief system. As example, in Christianity Jesus is the one we are to follow. Although it’s true that Jesus is more than a “great leader” because He is God–He is the perfect example of what it means to be a Christian. Therefore, all one needs to do to know about Islam is to see how their leader acted. In this case the leader is Muhammad.
Motive for the beheadings, mass murder and massacres we see by Muslims committed around the world is simply done because of what Muhammad already did. He believed in the annihilation and subjugation of societies. Don’t believe me, watch the video below.
When referring to the recent deadly attacks in Paris France, The Drudge Report got the headline right when it posted “Muslim Rampage in Paris“. The attacks where not caused by some fringe group of terrorists nor were they random in nature. This Paris attack, like all the other bombings and murderous rampages which usually include the infamous words “Allahu Akbar” before destruction is unleashed, is done deliberately by followers of one of the first mass murderers in history: Muhammad.
In a day when so-called tolerance of all except for Christians and Jews is the talking point and political correctness is the mantra for many, we will see terror increase. Until leaders and authorities around the world wake up to the harsh and unpopular reality that the religion of Islam is not really a religion of peace but is in fact behind the destruction and persecution we have around the world there will be an increase of terror and murder against Christians, Jews and the rest of the Kafirs (all non-Muslims).
Such ignorance will not be without a cost. We are paying for our ignorance with beheadings, suicide bombings, mass tortures and murders like 9/11 and Paris 2015. Whether we call the terrorism ISIS, al-Qaeda, jihad or something else the written manual and source is the same. And while authorities continue to be ignorant of the source for these attacks and wonder at the motive of the attacks themselves, the attacks and Islamic terrorist activity will grow because Islam, Muhammad and the god allah demand it.
In the aftermath of the Islamic massacre that recently took place in Paris France people are scared, worried and wondering what is going on in this world. The chaos and carnage that any tragic event creates makes us wonder if there is or will ever be hope and real peace. Perhaps you are asking those questions now.
So is there hope? Can there ever be real peace?
The answers are clear in the Bible as to what our future is but sin and hatred of God keeps people rejecting what God says about it. There is going to be final judgment coming against lawlessness, the breaking of God’s moral law (sin) and all evil.
“It is appointed for men to die once but after this the judgment” see Hebrews 9:27
However we can have eternal peace and hope in the face of uncertainty and world chaos. This is not to say one will feel at peace about what is going on with the evil and destruction we experience and see in this life but we can know the Prince of Peace and escape coming judgment in Hell.
After you die, where will you go?
God is holy and perfect and He cannot have sin in His presence.
I believe the vast majority of people are stupid. When I say stupid I don’t necessarily mean without having a capacity for intellect or having an understanding of higher math, English psychics etc. What I do mean is not reasoning correctly in matters of morality and choosing between right and wrong. These types of people have no compass for right and wrong because they have made their own standard. God does not exist because they have made their own god which allows them to do whatever pleases them. It’s not that they wish to possess such stupidity or be known as stupid it’s just that breaking God’s commands has become more important to them. Their hatred of biblical values and for God has blinded their mind to do anything but break His commands (sin).
There is hope however. We all have made mistakes and at one time or another could be and should be considered stupid. In fact the God of the Bible says we have all broken His commands (committed sin) and deserve Hell. However, the point I want to make is not to dwell on the past but to look forward to a remedy, the remedy should you seek it. Because there is a remedy and the only remedy that counts. In fact, finding the remedy and the right one is a matter of life and death. www.areyougood.us
In a news story found in the news recently, NASA reported they had found ancient lakes on Mars 2 to 3 billion years ago. The title states “NASA confirms ancient lakes existed on Mars 2 to 3 billion years ago” but is it true or lie? For certain it is unprovable but is it something else?
For those of us who are willing to be truthful about facts, two blaring questions remain: who decided it was 2 or 3 billion years ago and if so, who was there that long ago to prove it? This a serious and deliberate attempt at mass manipulation and indoctrination by a well-known government agency in this case, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). But what we see at the heart of this indoctrination is simply a clash of worldviews. Based on this supposed report, NASA’s worldview does not include God, the Biblical account of creation nor can even be based on realities we actually observe.
If nobody was there that long ago, I do not believe it can be proven to be true, therefore it should not be reported as truth. Therefore it can be reported as nothing more than someones’ opinion because it is part of a bigger belief system and religion.
Now I know my view of a six-day creation and that of God Almighty as the Creator of this Earth, the planets, stars, etc is discounted as untrue and considered none provable by all who hold fast to the opposite worldview. And even if it was provable, the God deniers and God haters wouldn’t believe it and vice versa because we serve different masters. Therefore the worldviews oppose each other. I’ll say it again, the worldviews oppose each other for the same reason forces of good and forces of evil oppose each other.
To break it down a bit more, one worldview believes in God and one does not. One worldview gets promoted by mass media, new outlets, schools, governments and one does not. The worldview that is heralded as truth is that of macro-Evolution/Darwinian Evolution and millions/billions of years. Those who subscribe to this belief and there are billions of you (no joke intended) holding to this worldview because it doesn’t involve God.
As evidenced by NASA’s report and others who promote a Godless worldview believe it because it allows for sin and the breaking of God’s laws without accountability to someone higher than us. And the Bible states that we all by nature are hostile and at enmity with God. Evidence for that is all vile, slanderous and hurtful comments someone like Ray Comfort and other Christians receive on a daily basis from people who claim they don’t have belief in God. Therefore, in light of this knowledge I see it normal that I and those few who believe in the worldview that believes in a Creator God, should also think that holding to a worldview without God to be ludicrous because it’s unprovable and because it is not based on reality.
The one fact that remains and IS provable however is that the Godless man-centered evolutionary Darwinian worldview goes against the order and perfection we see in nature, and we who trust the Creator God, actually take God at His Word.
“Since the creation of the world His invisible attributes are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made, even His eternal power and Godhead, so that they are without excuse.” Romans 1:20
“For by Him [Jesus] all things were created that are in heaven and that are on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or dominions or principalities or powers. All things were created through Him and for Him.” Colossians 1:16
In light of the Community College shooting in Roseburg Oregon, various reports have stated the shooter specifically targeted Christians. Jesus made some very relevant statements concerning the hatred of His followers (also called Christians) a long time ago. In the book of John from the Bible Jesus stated these words to His disciples, “If you were of the world, the world would love its own. Yet because you are not of the world, but I chose you out of the world, therefore the world hates you.” (see John 15:19) In verse 18, we read that Jesus made it clear that He would be the object of this hatred before it would come to Christians. “If the world hates you, you know that it hated Me before it hated you.”
The Bible also makes it clear that any hostility Christians face is actually aimed at God Himself. If you don’t believe that, all one needs to do is take a look at the Ten Commandments. Looking at just a few of the commandments, ask yourself if you have ever lied, used God’s name as a cuss word, lusted (Jesus said that is committing adultery in the heart – see Matthew 5:27,28). had hateful thoughts toward a brother, or failed to put God first? If so, then we are seen from God’s perspective as breaking His perfect, holy law. Take a moment to think about what this means. Perhaps you find or have found yourself getting enraged at God. Any anger or lack of humility we have toward God is the hostility we have by nature toward Him. But our mind and flesh filled desires are to naturally desire to do evil and break God’s law.
“…the mind set on the flesh is hostile toward God; for it does not subject itself to the law of God, for it is not even able to do so, and those who are in the flesh cannot please God.” see Romans 8:7,8
We all by nature deserve the judgment of God because we have broken God’s law. We have all committed crimes against God who cannot have sin in His presence. (Sin is the breaking of God’s perfect law and we are guilty of that as seen in the good person test. ) The question we all need to ask is what can be done, if anything, to remedy our relationship with God? If God judges us who are deserving of Hell because we have sinned against Him, is that the end of us or is there a way of escape?
“It is appointed for men to die once, but after this the judgment.” Hebrews 9:27
For anyone sensitive to finding out the answer to this they will find it. You may be surprised or not but the answer has nothing to do with good deeds we do or don’t do. It has nothing to do with what sacrifice we can or cannot make for God either. We cannot earn back a right relationship with God. In fact, the answer really has nothing to do with us at all but Him. And the answer will not be because one joined the right church, or became a better person or found Religion. There is no Religion that has the answer for how to escape God’s judgment and restore a right relationship with Him because the answer is found only in God in the Bible. God Himself is the only one who can provide a way of escape from His judgment. Because His love is so great for us, He did that Himself 2000 years ago in the person of Jesus Christ. Jesus Christ is the perfect, holy sacrifice who paid the penalty for us breaking His own law.
“now, once at the end of the ages, He has appeared to put away sin by the sacrifice of Himself.” Hebrews 9:26
“The wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.” Romans 6:23
Jesus Christ is the answer for all humankind to be saved from coming judgment against sin. Satan (God’s arch-enemy) knows it and hates it. Therefore he hates true Christians (followers of Jesus) because he hated God first. More about this in a later post. But there is hope because Jesus made the ultimate sacrifice satisfying the great wrath God has against sin.
“Therefore He [Jesus] is also able to save to the uttermost those who come to God through Him, since He always lives to make intercession for them.” Hebrews 7:25
“God demonstrates His own love toward us, in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us. Much more then, having now been justified by His blood, we shall be saved from wrath through Him. For if when we were enemies we were reconciled to God through the death of His Son, much more, having been reconciled, we shall be saved by His life.” see Romans 8:9-10
Related interest: Would you consider yourself to be a good person? How will you know?