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'Cult Mom' Displays Demonic Smile in Court
Jesus was not shy about discussing how protective His Father is when it comes to children. Leading a child to sin would be worse than having a millstone hung around one's neck and being thrown into the sea, according to Matthew 18:6.
So, when someone commits the horrific act of murdering both of their children, you can quickly identify the demonic control over that person.
Lori Vallow Daybell and her husband Chad stand accused of murdering their two children, 7-year-old Joshua "J.J." Vallow and 17-year-old Tylee Ryan, along with Chad's ex-wife 49-year-old Tammy Daybell.
WATCH: The Prophetic Peace That Comes From the Mar-a-Lago Invasion
Like many Americans, Rabbi Curt Landry was horrified at the FBI's recent invasion of former President Donald Trump's personal residence at Mar-a-Lago in Florida. And, Landry says, this unspeakable action has a prophetic significance for the body of Christ.
"The Scripture that the Lord gives me about this comes from Haggai 1, beginning in verse four," says Landry, the founder of Curt Landry Ministries. "'Is it time for you yourselves to live in paneled houses, while this house lies in ruins? Now, therefore, thus says the Lord of Hosts: Consider your ways. You have sown much and harvested little. You eat, but you do not have enough. You drink, but you are not filled with drink. You clothe yourselves, but no one is warm; and he who earns wages earns wages to put them into a bad with holes.'"
So, what does that Scripture mean for the body of Christ? Landry explains:
WATCH: Spirit-Filled Pastor Issues Urgent Call to Ministry Leaders to Stand and Fight
Pastors, this is an urgent call—either fight or fade away.
In these dire times, we need watchmen, not motivational speakers; boldness not wokeness.
As we gather in San Diego this week for Pastors Summit 2022, hosted by Turning Point USA, we as pastors must realize that we are at the head of this movement," says Shane Idleman, founder and senior pastor of Westside Christian Fellowship in Leona Valley, California. "We are leading the charge."
WATCH: Justin Bieber Boldly Prays and Worships God to Thousands at Secular Concert
In front of a crowd filled with thousands of people recently, pop singer Justin Bieber prayed and worshipped God openly. In a post to his Instagram, Bieber wrote, "We release our selfish ways and know that you happily take them Jesus."
Stopping the secular concert, Bieber sat and prayed with his head bowed and eyes closed. The massive crowd stood and listened to what the singer was saying.
Justin welcomed the Holy Spirit into the arena, thanking God for His love and help in times of trouble. The singer boldly utters, "You told us you'll never leave us and you'll never forsake us."
Holy Spirit Breathed: FBI Rescues Multitudes of Child Sex Trafficking Victims
The Federal Bureau of Investigation announced this week its agents located 84 victims of underage sex trafficking and 37 missing children during a nationwide operation conducted in early August.
Of the 121 total minors rescued, the FBI said the average age is 15 years old. The youngest victim found during the initiative, "Operation Cross Country," is 11 years old. The federal agency also rescued 141 adult victims of human trafficking.
The national operation, which oversaw 391 localized initiatives across the country, took place in the first two weeks of August. \
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