I have been very disturbed at the desires of the current administration in the White House to open our borders and cut our defenses. This makes absolutely no sense to me, especially with the obvious dangers of this present age. Their plans seem to include slaughtering even more preborn children, cancel out true history (which means we are bound to repeat the bad parts), rewarding criminals and crucify the just. I am looking on in horror thinking, how in the world can they think these are good ideas?
As I have pondered these things in my heart, I have come to realize that what we are seeing playout out in our country outside of ourselves is a direct reflection of what has played out in our hearts. When we begin to compromise our standards and give in to outside pressures, then we begin to forsake the counsel of the wise, following our own volition, setting ourselves on a slippery slope of self-destruction. Eventually, we begin to live by the hedonistic philosophy of, "if it feels good do it", or "all that matters is my happiness", bound to destroy ourselves. We forsake the Word of God and profess ourselves to be wise, and we become fools, opening ourselves up for the enemy to come in and take whatever he wants. In the midst of all the taking, we are oblivious to what is being stolen right out from under us, because our minds have been blinded by his lies. Our children have been taken from us and even despise what we stand for or, at least, once believed in. Our families are being restructured to something unnatural and broken, causing our churches to die and leaving our society without the foundation and building blocks it needs to stand firm. At this point we have become so lethargic, apathetic, complacent, and just plain pathetic, that we have no realization of the dangers, the wolves, circling us and waiting for the opportunity to come in for the kill. Completely clueless to the sudden death about to come upon us, we continue relying on our "intellect" to get us through, after all, we are so educated and wise in our own eyes.
The enemy has played us as individuals and as a nation. We have become a city with no walls, no protection. We are tearing down our own layers of protection. We have been played like a fiddle. Listen to these words from Joseph Stalin, "America is like a healthy body and its resistance is threefold: Its patriotism, its morality, and its spiritual life. If we can undermine these three areas, America will collapse from within.” Communism and socialism seem like good ideas on the surface, but not far beneath you will find unimaginable evil. They have played the long game that started as early as 1963, about the same time prayer was removed from our schools. In 1963 Congressman Albert Herong, Jr., entered The Communist Goals into the Congressional Record, as follows: "… At Mrs. Nordman’s request, I include in the RECORD, under unanimous consent, the following “Current Communist Goals” which she identifies as an excerpt from “The Naked Communist” by Cleon Skousen.
1963 COMMUNIST GOALS
1 – U.S. acceptance of coexistence as the only alternative to atomic war.
2 – U.S. willingness to capitulate in preference to engaging in atomic war.
3 – Develop the illusion that total disarmament [by] the United States would be a demonstration of moral strength.
4 – Permit free trade between all nations regardless of Communist affiliation and regardless of whether or not items could be used for war.
5 – Extension of long-term loans to Russia and Soviet satellites.
6 – Provide American aid to all nations regardless of Communist domination.
7 – Grant recognition of Red China. Admission of Red China to the U.N.
8 – Set up East and West Germany as separate states in spite of Khrushchev’s promise in 1955 to settle the German question by free elections under supervision of the U.N.
9 – Prolong the conferences to ban atomic tests because the United States has agreed to suspend tests as long as negotiations are in progress.
10 – Allow all Soviet satellites individual representation in the U.N.
11 – Promote the U.N. as the only hope for mankind. If its charter is rewritten, demand that it be set up as a one-world government with its own independent armed forces. (Some Communist leaders believe the world can be taken over as easily by the U.N. as by Moscow. Sometimes these two centers compete with each other as they are now doing in the Congo.)
12 – Resist any attempt to outlaw the Communist Party.
13 – Do away with all loyalty oaths.
14 – Continue giving Russia access to the U.S. Patent Office.
15 – Capture one or both of the political parties in the United States. – Democrat Party is now captured.
16 – Use technical decisions of the courts to weaken basic American institutions by claiming their activities violate civil rights.
17 – Get control of the schools. Use them as transmission belts for socialism and current Communist propaganda. Soften the curriculum. Get control of teachers’ associations. Put the party line in textbooks. – Done.
18 – Gain control of all student newspapers.
19 – Use student riots to foment public protests against programs or organizations which are under Communist attack.
20 – Infiltrate the press. Get control of book-review assignments, editorial writing, policymaking positions.
21 – Gain control of key positions in radio, TV, and motion pictures.
22 – Continue discrediting American culture by degrading all forms of artistic expression. An American Communist cell was told to “eliminate all good sculpture from parks and buildings, substitute shapeless, awkward and meaningless forms.”
23 – Control art critics and directors of art museums. “Our plan is to promote ugliness, repulsive, meaningless art.”
24 – Eliminate all laws governing obscenity by calling them “censorship” and a violation of free speech and free press.
25 – Break down cultural standards of morality by promoting pornography and obscenity in books, magazines, motion pictures, radio, and TV.
26 – Present homosexuality, degeneracy and promiscuity as “normal, natural, healthy.”
27 – Infiltrate the churches and replace revealed religion with “social” religion. Discredit the Bible and emphasize the need for intellectual maturity which does not need a “religious crutch.”
28 – Eliminate prayer or any phase of religious expression in the schools on the ground that it violates the principle of “separation of church and state.”
29 – Discredit the American Constitution by calling it inadequate, old-fashioned, out of step with modern needs, a hindrance to cooperation between nations on a worldwide basis.
30 – Discredit the American Founding Fathers. Present them as selfish aristocrats who had no concern for the “common man.”
31 – Belittle all forms of American culture and discourage the teaching of American history on the ground that it was only a minor part of the “big picture.” Give more emphasis to Russian history since the Communists took over.
32 – Support any socialist movement to give centralized control over any part of the culture–education, social agencies, welfare programs, mental health clinics, etc.
33 – Eliminate all laws or procedures which interfere with the operation of the Communist apparatus.
34 – Eliminate the House Committee on Un-American Activities.
35 – Discredit and eventually dismantle the FBI.
36 – Infiltrate and gain control of more unions.
37 – Infiltrate and gain control of big business.
38 – Transfer some of the powers of arrest from the police to social agencies. Treat all behavioral problems as psychiatric disorders which no one but psychiatrists can understand [or treat].
39 – Dominate the psychiatric profession and use mental health laws as a means of gaining coercive control over those who oppose Communist goals.
40 – Discredit the family as an institution. Encourage promiscuity and easy divorce.
41 – Emphasize the need to raise children away from the negative influence of parents. Attribute prejudices, mental blocks and retarding of children to suppressive influence of parents.
42 – Create the impression that violence and insurrection are legitimate aspects of the American tradition; that students and special-interest groups should rise up and use “united force” to solve economic, political or social problems.
43 – Overthrow all colonial governments before native populations are ready for self- government.
44 – Internationalize the Panama Canal.
45 – Repeal the Connally reservation so the United States cannot prevent the World Court from seizing jurisdiction over domestic problems. Give the World Court jurisdiction] over nations and individuals alike.
As you can see, we have played right into their hands, but people in America and within the American Church are blind to this reality. We are calling evil good and good evil. If we fall under the vile control of socialism and communism, we have no one to blame but ourselves. We can't afford to hit the snooze button any longer! IT IS TIME TO WAKE UP! IT MUST START WITH THE HOUSE OF GOD! We must humble ourselves, pray, seek God's face (not just His hands to give us more), and turn from our wicked ways! TODAY!!!