The Road to Persecution

The Road to Persecution

It has been said, “The road to hell is paved with good intentions” but the same can be said about “the road to persecution”.  No-one wakes up one day and says to themselves, “Today I think I’ll pick a group of people to persecute.”  Persecution is at the end of a road that often starts out with the best of intentions.

It is hard to imagine persecution of Christians in America, but the reality of history is that Christianity has been persecuted throughout history in all nations of the world.  Already those who publicly acknowledge what the Word of God teaches about the inherent wickedness of all mankind, Jesus being the only way to heaven, the sinfulness of sexual promiscuity and homosexuality, or the reality of creation – are insulted, prosecuted, and put their livelihoods at risk.  There is coming a day when their freedom and lives will also be put at risk.

Follow the progress of Romans 1:18-32.  Once God stops being acknowledged as creator, the creation becomes the focus of our adoration.  Our thinking becomes distorted to the point that even our sexuality becomes confused.  Ultimately everything moral is turned upside down and those who have an absolute source of truth (i.e. God and God’s Word) becomes the enemy.  And it all starts with the rejection of creation.

One of the most chilling book titles in recent years was our “almost next president” Hillary Clinton’s, It Takes a Village.  This 1996 book spent three weeks at number one on the New York Times best seller list. The book’s  bottom line, philosophically speaking, is that children do not belong to God nor are they the responsibility of parents, but actually belong to the state, i.e. a community of people (with whatever morals and views of reality which the ones in charge decide upon.)

As generation after generation endures a public education system that leaves God out of their thinking and superficially seems to explain everything in creation without God, this becomes reality in their minds.  One of the fastest growing demographic groups in America is now atheists.  Following their beliefs to a logical conclusion…if evolution is reality, then those misled parents who continue to teach their children about creation are actually harming and deceiving the children of the next generation.  For the convinced evolutionist, atheist, or relativist, the kindest thing they can do is to prevent an increasing minority of citizens (Christians) from deceiving children with fantasies like biblical creation.

The persecution of Christians in America is not very far down the road we are traveling.

For more creation commentaries see:

20 Comments

  • Karl Posted February 24, 2017 6:33 pm

    Excellent article.

    Having fought and lost the battle to have truthful science taught in “public” schools, as a retired teacher and unequivocally proclaim that there is no hope for America as long as Christians and conservatives allow our children to be indoctrinated in the pagan (a.k.a. “public”) schools. See specifics at http://www.insectman.us/exodus-mandate-wv/index.htm

  • Len Hill Posted February 24, 2017 7:14 pm

    Bruce, thanks for speaking the truth and sharing it with us.

  • Chris Posted February 24, 2017 11:17 pm

    Well said, and very accurate Bruce. It’s just a little hard to hear because the verbal and emotional persecutions of the present time are already difficult on me, and kinda like you said, the physical persecution of Christians in America is not very far down the road we are traveling.

  • higher education Posted February 26, 2017 5:51 am

    Hi there, after reading this remarkable post i am also delighted to share my experience here with friends.

  • Robert MCDONALD Posted February 26, 2017 7:57 am

    Dear Bruce. Thank you for the new way of getting His message out .. If I am thinking right this is the second time you have sent something out like this ??? Nevertheless I have passed it on to my 6 boys to read also and printed some to give out to a few friends .. Your comment(once God stops being acknowledged as creator,our thinking becomes DISTORTED) wow ..Distorted in everything .

  • college education Posted February 26, 2017 10:20 am

    Howdy! I could have sworn I’ve visited this site before but after looking at some of the posts I realized it’s new to me. Nonetheless, I’m certainly pleased I stumbled upon it and I’ll be book-marking it and checking back regularly!

  • online education degrees Posted February 26, 2017 2:51 pm

    You’ve done a fantastic job. I certainly dig it and personally suggest to my friends. I’m sure they will be benefited from this web site.

  • financial advisor Posted March 3, 2017 2:14 am

    Hello there, You’ve done a great job. I’ll certainly dig in and individually recommend to my friends. I’m sure they will be benefited from this site.
    http://financepoints.eu

  • special education Posted March 3, 2017 8:48 am

    This blog was… how do I say it? Relevant!! Finally I’ve found something that helped me. Thanks a lot!
    http://learningtips.eu

  • financial planning help Posted March 4, 2017 3:32 am

    I’m very happy to discover this web site. I wanted to thank you for your time for this particularly wonderful read!! I definitely enjoyed every little bit of it and I have you bookmarked to see new things on your web site.
    http://financehints.eu

  • financial adviser online Posted March 4, 2017 10:44 am

    Hey there! Would you mind if I share your blog with my myspace group? There’s a lot of folks that I think would really appreciate your content. Please let me know. Thanks
    http://helpfultip.eu

  • masters education Posted March 5, 2017 9:18 am

    I have read so many posts regarding the blogger lovers but this post is genuinely a fastidious paragraph, keep it up.
    http://educationtip.eu

  • health medical news Posted March 6, 2017 2:24 am

    I savour, result in I found just what I was looking for. You have ended my four day lengthy hunt! God Bless you man. Have a great day. Bye
    http://goodtip.eu

  • health coverage Posted March 6, 2017 10:10 am

    This information is invaluable. When can I find out more?
    http://healthclue.eu

  • cool health articles Posted March 6, 2017 6:00 pm

    Good day! I could have sworn I’ve visited this site before but after browsing through a few of the articles I realized it’s new to me. Anyhow, I’m certainly delighted I discovered it and I’ll be book-marking it and checking back often!
    http://healthhints.eu

  • homeschooling Posted March 7, 2017 4:26 am

    You can definitely see your enthusiasm within the article you write. The world hopes for more passionate writers such as you who are not afraid to say how they believe. All the time follow your heart.
    http://educationclue.eu

  • Evelyne Posted March 7, 2017 8:48 am

    Howdy! Someone in my Facebook group shared this
    site with us so I came to check it out. I’m definitely loving the information. I’m
    book-marking and will be tweeting this to my followers!
    Superb blog and outstanding style and design.

  • online school tips Posted March 8, 2017 1:44 am

    I’m extremely impressed together with your writing abilities and also with the layout to your weblog. Is this a paid subject matter or did you modify it yourself? Either way stay up the nice quality writing, it’s rare to see a great blog like this one nowadays..
    http://educationhints.eu

    • Administrator Posted March 9, 2017 1:48 am

      Thanks for the encouragement. All my comments are original based on 30 years of teaching, writing, and presenting on creation related topics.

  • mumbai escorts Posted January 10, 2020 12:13 am

    Wow that was strange. I just wrote an very long comment but after I clicked submit my comment didn’t show up.
    Grrrr… well I’m not writing all that over again. Anyhow, just wanted to
    say superb blog!

Add Comment

Leave a Reply to cool health articles Cancel reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *