1. Australian intelligence reports state that ISIS has seized enough radioactive material from government facilities to suggest it has the capacity to build a large and devastating “dirty” bomb.
2. A former intelligence chief for the Obama administration tore apart an emerging nuclear deal with Iran, describing it as a “placeholder” suffering from “severe deficiencies” based on “wishful thinking” and warning that Iranian leaders would never give up their nuclear ambitions.
3. The military arm of terror group Hamas has warned that continued Israeli attacks against its military positions in the Gaza Strip could lead to a wider conflict, in the first threat of its kind since a ceasefire agreement was reached following last year’s Operation Protective Edge.
4. The International Criminal Court is set to send a team of investigators to Israel by the end of the month to examine Palestinian allegations of Israeli war crimes and crimes against humanity in the West Bank and Gaza Strip.
5. A magnitude-6.0 earthquake has struck northern Chile, but authorities say they have had no reports of injuries or damage.
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The prophetic passage of Scripture we are looking at today is 1 Samuel 10:1 which reads: “Then Samuel took a vial of oil, and poured it upon his head, and kissed him, and said, Is it not because the Lord hath anointed thee to be captain over his inheritance?”
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.”