"For if you remain silent at this time, relief and deliverance for the Jews will arise from another place, but you and your father’s family will perish. And who knows but that you have come to your royal position for such a time as this?” ... Esther 4:14
I may lose even more readers by linking to this article.
But that's all right. My need to share it (and similar truths) far outshines my need for higher blog stats and being liked. Obedience is better than sacrifice, after all, even if it doesn't always feel good, especially when friends wander away, waiting for you to 'get over your prepper phase.'
But Michael's brave words mirror exactly what's swirls around my heart's depths every day. And the courageous remnant he speaks of? I want to be part of that inspiring group. May the choices we all make bring us to the right places at the right times.
Anyway. Read what I'm talking about, so often thinking about, here.
And be encouraged.
Oh, and to make something clear after my previous posts--Tom and I are also Last Days Prepping for our neighbors.
We've bought extra food for them.
Extra first aid items. Candles. Cleaners. Water.
And we plan to give extra hope when we share the survival basics we're now learning (with delight).
Oh, and Bibles. I bought a box of Bibles to give to those who'll be searching for answers.
We are not hiding, fearful, thinking only of ourselves. Uh, no. The opposite! It's actually been a few years since I've felt this full of purpose and excitement to get out of bed every morning.
And dare I say it? I'm feeling such anticipation about seeing the troubling days foretold by Jesus so very long ago.
(And since that doesn't make sense to 'the natural mind', I'm thinking God is suspiciously somewhere involved in it.) :)
"Now when these things begin to take place, straighten up and raise your heads, because your redemption is drawing near.” ... Luke 21:28
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