1. U.S. military officials are concerned that Iran’s support for Houthi rebels in Yemen could spark a confrontation with Saudi Arabia and plunge the region into sectarian war.
2. A suicide bomber struck the U.S. consulate building in the northern Iraqi city of Irbil on Friday afternoon.
3. Israel said on Saturday that it would transfer $470 million of withheld tax revenues to the Palestinian Authority following talks between a senior Israeli military officer and Palestinian officials.
4. A senior Hamas official in the Gaza Strip called for the abduction of Israelis, who would be swapped for Palestinians held by the Jewish State.
5. Recent satellite pictures show that China is rapidly building an airstrip on an artificial island in disputed South China Sea waters, potentially ramping up tensions with several Southeast Asian neighbours.
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The prophetic passage of Scripture we are looking at today is Joshua 6:26 which reads: “And Joshua adjured them at that time, saying, Cursed be the man before the Lord, that riseth up and buildeth this city Jericho: he shall lay the foundation thereof in his firstborn, and in his youngest son shall he set up the gates of it.”
Our second coming quote for today is from John Blanchard. He said: “The certainty of the Second Coming of Christ should touch and tincture every part of our daily behavior.”