1. An alleged weapons maker for the Islamic State has claimed that a “radioactive device” has been smuggled into an undisclosed location in Europe.
2. A Russian astrophysicist says his team has located a huge, mountain-sized asteroid whose orbit crosses the Earth’s every three years. Vladimir Lipunov, a professor at Moscow State University, said the asteroid could hit the Earth with an explosion 1,000 times greater than the surprise 2013 impact of a bus-sized meteor in Russia.
3 .U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry told Congress on Tuesday that President Obama wants expansive war powers to pursue the Islamic State terrorists wherever and however he deems necessary, stunning lawmakers by requesting a war authorization that would even allow the Pentagon to commit American combat troops to the fight.
4. Foreign Policy magazine has reported that the United States has privately accused Iran of purchasing components for its heavy water reactor in Arak in violation of UN nuclear sanctions.
5. The International Criminal Court’s organizational body of 122 nations in New York has unanimously recognized Palestine as an observer state for the first time, a move which Palestinians hailed as an important step in achieving their final goal of formal membership.
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The prophetic passage of Scripture we are looking at today is Exodus 3:12 which reads: “And [God] said [unto Moses], Certainly I will be with thee; and this shall be a token unto thee, that I have sent thee: When thou hast brought forth the people out of Egypt, ye shall serve God upon this mountain.”
Our second coming quote for today is from J. Hudson Taylor. He said, “Since he may come any day, it is well to be ready every day.”