For the podcast lovers in the audience, you may have listened to “Lore” where they went way down the rabbit hole about spontaneous combustion. Pretending that was unique. Likewise, this week we see God’s strategic and focused GodSmacks and must understand that it is down to His love.
Malachi 1:2-3 I have loved you, saith the LORD. Yet ye say, Wherein hast thou loved us? Was not Esau Jacob’s brother? saith the LORD: yet I loved Jacob, And I hated Esau, and laid his mountains and his heritage waste for the dragons of the wilderness.
The way you know God’s love is BY His hate is what those verses are saying. That should be your chief concern when you consider this week’s samplings of strategic strikes because, unlike Foreigner‘s quest, we know what love is by what hate is.
Just think of all of the amazing things God kept His people from by such things as this “significant traffic impact”: ‘Significant traffic impact’: Part of Interstate 10 in Los Angeles shut down after large pallet fire, authorities say (msn.com)
Likewise, this vengeful act by America. Who did this help, amongst the remnant of the elect children?: US conducts airstrikes against Iran-backed groups in Syria, retaliating for attacks on US troops (msn.com) Think also of all of the distracting of bad actors all around this earth who raised their hands to Him and swore to protect and defend their people, then quickly turned to their greed and other nefarious means (i.e. don’t you love how God continues to #KeepTheOathBreakersBusy ?):
Panic as Gaza’s al-Shifa evacuates, Israel army denies ordering it to do so | Israel-Palestine conflict News | Al Jazeera
Angry hostage families march to Jerusalem, daring government to look them in the eyes | The Times of Israel
Five countries ask International Criminal Court to investigate the situation in Palestinian territories | CNN
Romans 8:28 And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to his purpose.
What of the lead in the applesauce? Can you fathom how many parents of little babies belonging to God’s choice lineage were warned by this one event?: More than 20 toddlers sickened by lead linked to tainted applesauce pouches, CDC says – CBS News
Don’t even with this tale of supposed discrimination in the schools based upon the babies’ religions!: Education Department lists schools under investigation for ‘possible discrimination’ based on shared ancestry | The Hill including Satanists: ACLU and Satanic Temple Win $200,000 Ruling Against Pennsylvania School District, Which Must Now Allow ‘After School Satan Club’ | The New York Sun (nysun.com)
Then the shootings? If you cannot see how a slaughter weapon in the hand of the right messenger is one of God’s favorite demonstrations of His never-dying love, I really have nothing else I can say to you because your heart is too hard: Suspect and victim dead after shooting at New Hampshire State Hospital in Concord – CBS Boston (cbsnews.com) Arizona street preacher, father fighting for his life after being shot in the head (msn.com)
Psalms 76:10 Surely the wrath of man shall praise thee: the remainder of wrath shalt thou restrain.
Psalms 47:9 The princes of the people are gathered together, even the people of the God of Abraham: for the shields of the earth belong unto God: he is greatly exalted.