We need to warn our friends and neighbors to Come to Jesus while they can.
It is not simply human political forces at work.
IS the combined power of terribly evil spirit beings plus their wicked human allies as shown in the Old Testament prophetic
book of Daniel 2, and in other Bible passages.
We are in the time of the "toes" of the prophetic
image given to king Nebuchadnezzar by this great prophet as God gave it to him.
our only escape.
And the fourth kingdom shall be strong as iron: forasmuch as iron breaketh in pieces and subdueth all things: and as
iron that breaketh all these, shall it break in pieces and bruise.
41 And whereas thou sawest the feet and toes, part of potters' clay, and part of iron, the kingdom
shall be divided; but there shall be in it of the strength of the iron, forasmuch as thou sawest the iron mixed with miry
42 And as the toes of the feet were part
of iron, and part of clay, so the kingdom shall be partly strong, and partly broken.
43 And whereas thou sawest iron mixed with miry clay, they shall mingle themselves with the seed of
men: but they shall not cleave one to another, even as iron is not mixed with clay.
44 And in the days of these kings shall the God of heaven set up a kingdom, which shall never be destroyed:
and the kingdom shall not be left to other people, but it shall break in pieces and consume all these kingdoms, and it shall
stand for ever.
45 Forasmuch as thou sawest
that the stone was cut out of the mountain without hands, and that it brake in pieces the iron, the brass, the clay, the silver,
and the gold; the great God hath made known to the king what shall come to pass hereafter: and the dream is certain, and the
interpretation thereof sure.
46 Then the king
Nebuchadnezzar fell upon his face, and worshipped Daniel, and commanded that they should offer an oblation and sweet odours
47 The king answered unto Daniel,
and said, Of a truth it is, that your God is a God of gods, and a Lord of kings, and a revealer of secrets, seeing thou couldest
reveal this secret.
48 Then the king made Daniel
a great man, and gave him many great gifts, and made him ruler over the whole province of Babylon, and chief of the governors
over all the wise men of Babylon.
49 Then Daniel
requested of the king, and he set Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego, over the affairs of the province of Babylon: but Daniel
sat in the gate of the king.