Four Stages of National Decline; Two Prophetic Offers of Redemption in America

A friend, PolitiJim, familiar to longstanding readers of the Bound, just referred this brief, newly released message from Christian apologist Ravi Zacharias. He describes the four successive conditions cited by God for judging His nation of Israel, resulting in its invasion by Babylon. You may wish to listen to "Four Stages of a Nation in Decline," but to whet the hearing, they are: ancestral disappointments … [Read more...]

DORNER UPDATE: Evidence Mounts in Mass Shootings: Sociopathic Progressivism & Drugs

UPDATE:  Fugitive, alleged cop killer, Chris Dorner's Manifesto with progressive, pro-Obama, pro-Clinton rants redacted - also reportedly full text for comparison - see comments below article Original date of Gulag Blog entry, February 5 (edited as marked) Gulag Tales & Rumor Trails Not completely confirmed [edit: see comments,as well as the text of this short article.] If you have further information, … [Read more...]

Martin Luther King Quiz, 10 Questions

Here is a quiz about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., drawn up on our national holiday honoring our critically important leader in our so recent history. Granted, these questions do not tend to focus upon his crowning earthly achievements, in leading the movement for Americans of African descent, for their natural rights to be fully respected. Rather, these address facts that it seems may be at risk of being swept … [Read more...]

Song for Glen Doherty, Sean Smith, Chris Stevens, & Ty Woods

Put their names in alphabetical order and Doherty and Woods remain standing on either side of those they, as true Americans sought to save, despite their putative Commander in Chief's desertion. Brothers in Arms by Mark Knopfler These mist covered mountains Are a home now for me But my home is the lowlands And always will be Some day you'll return to me Your valleys and your farms And you'll no longer … [Read more...]

Children of the Beast & Erich Fromm

Sam Sewell Children of the Beast Introduction "The average man doesn't want to be free. He wants to be safe." - H.L. Mencken Most people see the conflict between limited government and big government as a political battle between conservatives and liberals.  This conflict is much more profound than political theory can encompass. In this essay the metaphor of “The Beast” is used to represent big … [Read more...]

Heed God’s Doings! Not Satan’s! An ‘End Times’ Message for Our Time

"And you will hear of wars and rumors of wars. See that you are not troubled; for all these things must come to pass, but the end is not yet." - Jesus Christ, Matthew 24:6* The following is meant for Christians, those believing God has communicated consistently to man in the Bible, to draw attention to Jesus Christ, thus to true life with Him and understanding of how to live it. Others are invited to read, as … [Read more...]

Economic Collapse, Gingrich, Romney, Obama & Pat Robertson’s New Year’s Word

Fear of man vs. Fear of God The following is from CBN's program, "The 700 Club," on New Year's Day 2012, or very shortly thereafter. The visitor may have seen scoffing treatments of it, at leftist Web sites. Here it is, from the source. I have observed some past occasions of Mr. Robertson's words and senses, ostensibly of the Holy Spirit (something shown a gift of God in our age, in the book 1 Corinthians, ch. … [Read more...]

Behind Earth Day: Ecologists, Marxists, Fascists, & Demons?

Just what does Earth Day and the old and new Marxist and fascist movements have in common? Happy Vladimir Lenin's Birthday, this April 22nd. In The Ignorant Fisherman Blog  Saturday, April 21, 2012 The Demonic Movement Behind Earth Day As "Earth Day" is upon us, let us look at the demonic and leftist philosophy which is driving this "Baalistic" ideology. What seems to have a strangle hold on … [Read more...]

The Perving of Palin, Chapter Arlen Specter

Perhaps the day she made her first,  historic McCain campaign rally appearance, I became aware the spiritual enemy would try to defile her in people's minds and hearts. That is one of their many specialties, after all. The impression was a priority for prayer. We have seen it ever since, in some of the vilest ways and by some of the most noted of the media. The latest, from a man about whom having a first name … [Read more...]

Patriotic Assimilation is as American as, well, as Broncos Football!

I confess I am not a zealous football fan, and until a month ago, I hoped Tim Tebow would don a Colorado Rockies uniform so I could get really excited about him. But like the other five million residents of Colorado, I have come to love the amazing Broncos quarterback who does not hide his evangelical Christian faith. According to a poll by a national sports magazine, Tebow is today the most popular American … [Read more...]

To those Stressed but with Faith, Christmastime and 2012

Distress -- Strife and Victory -- 'Be Still and Know' Is this a stressful time  for you? This is the season for it, right? Shopping for gifts and preparing for gatherings keep us busy little elves, while tyrants in D.C. and those behind them are fast at work, turning us into slaves. And in our very communities, unelected local and regional "planning commissions" are snowing our neighbors, under guises such … [Read more...]

Born Again Bunny

Unlike the latest television perversion entitled, The Playboy Club,  I can actually tell you the truth about being a Bunny and working in the Chicago Playboy Club in the 60s. If you're wondering why I bring this up 45 years after the fact, it's simple.  One of my readers took exception with my article on GOP presidential candidate Richard Perry, and decided to go after the messenger rather than the message.   I find … [Read more...]

All Things Work Together for Good

Ten years -- and two weeks so far, since Reported at the Christian Post: Last World Trade Center Survivor Tells of Meeting God in the Rubble Genelle Guzman-McMillan insists that it is not fear that keeps her from returning to Manhattan's ground zero. The Port Authority employee, now also an author, says that it is the ordeal of reliving how two hijacked planes 10 years ago sent the World Trade Center … [Read more...]

If There is No Hell, Why Do We Need Jesus?

This review of Time magazine's Holy Week cover story appears at DefendChristian.org: Is Hell Dead? The Sad Story of Rev. Rob Bell and His Departure From the Faith   Every year it seems Time Magazine tries to exploit the Easter season with some provocative, anti-Christian edition of its magazine. In its April 14, 2011 cover story, Time raises the question, “Is Hell Dead?” This new cover story is a … [Read more...]

Caliphate, ‘New World Order’ & Overriding, Inescapable, Eternal Truth

You might want to start reviewing your Ezekiel 38. From Big Peace and Ben Barrack The New (Islamic) World Order Feb 8th 2011 at 1:11 pm . Barack Obama’s stance on Egypt indicates that he would accept the replacement of that country’s secular government with an Islamic one. Such a premise may be disturbing but it is nonetheless trumped by the administration’s actions in the days since, which include … [Read more...]

Dabbling into Witchcraft (& Manufacturing Marxist Revolution) in the White House, Updated

Dabble, dabble... Marxist babble... demolish the country... to rubble and rabble.... Remember Barack Obama's mother in law? (link) (link) Remember Hillary Clinton and her personal seances? (link) Apparently, with familiar spirits and the persona of Eleanor Roosevelt? (link) If you're into more dabbling, you can see "Great Dabblers Throughout History," from Doug Ross. E.g.: Then again, it could be said that … [Read more...]

The Restoring Honor Rally Archived to See

Updated, see bold, below: It's on C-SPAN, on TV and at C-SPAN.org. ...it [is now] archived, at their C-SPANvideo.org site... ...and it is streaming at Glenn Beck's Facebook Page, via USTREAM -- this particular page... ...(meanwhile, it's nice to see our NBC/YouTube/ACORN/Obama, "Hand in Glove" item featured by Karen, at the Restoring Honor fan page)... ...and at USTREAM.tv. … [Read more...]

‘Hope has Changed’: One of Glenn Beck’s Most Important Programs, Expanded Video Now

4:52pm CT - You may wish to spread the word and either tune in or find, online. Perhaps we can stream some or all of it from here, though Fox/News Corp. slaps the hands of those who do that consistently.  "Just sayin"..." Update, 9:50pm CT - Here is the video, in large part (h/t: @BowlMeOverVa): Update, 10/13, 6:57pm CT - ...actually in three parts now... & & … [Read more...]