A mighty angel picked up a stone like a huge millstone and threw it into the sea and said: "With such force will Babylon the great city be thrown down, and will never be found again." After this I heard what sounded like the loud voice of a great multitude in heaven saying: "Alleluia! Salvation, glory, and might belong to our God, for true and just are his judgments."
Rev 18:20, 19:1-2
Until last night, I had no clue what went on in the world since Friday at 5 o'clock. My husband and I spent most of the weekend in our yard tending our lawn and flowerbeds. Plus Saturday night we attended a wedding reception, so I kind of fell out of the loop regarding what's going on in the world. I therefore spent about an hour last night surfing the Internet for some news.
As I clicked through the pages, I couldn't help but be overcome with sadness. The world changes before our eyes. How many of us ("us" being all of humanity) put our faith and trust in this world?
I, for one, do not: