If you have ever traveled to a foreign country, not every place you visit is safe. Depending upon freedom of the press that exists, certain key elements, information or issues may be withheld, sugarcoating the truth. Thus, whether you are a citizen, resident or just passing by, the message communicated in newspapers or portrayed on television may not be true. As political correctness redefines daily coverage of the news, the truth of specific matters is often silenced.
Don’t let anyone deceive you in any way, for that day will not come until the rebellion occurs and the man of lawlessness is revealed, the man doomed to destruction, 2 Thessalonians 2:3.
The Bible is no longer a moral compass to reference in America. Nor is the Ten Commandments a measuring stick since its offensive to those who hold other worldviews. Rather, a New Age is being introduced to public education through Common Core, where there is more than one answer to a question. Subsequently, truth is now relative, silencing ethical and moral truths of the past.
For the secret power of lawlessness is already at work; but the one who now holds it back will continue to do so till he is taken out of the way, 2 Thessalonians 2:7.
This topic reminds me of a classic Memorex commercial. Sometimes technology can be used to deceive individuals from reality. Films like Enemy of the State, The Net and Live Free or Die Hard illustrate how breeches in security can collapse an entire nation. In addition, laws like Net Neutrality do the opposite of what they claim, actually silencing the truth rather than defending it. In view of these signs of the end of days, may the Holy Spirit protect you from lies by clinging to God’s truth.
by Jay Mankus