This video is an artistic take on how the story of the nativity might have read had a social network existed at the time of Jesus’s birth. Follow this historical period as it unfolds as a digital narrative. This vignette is great for highlighting the truths and circumstances of our Savior’s birth in a fresh, unique way.
Published on Sep 4, 2014
Sam Cossman and George Kourounis guided by volcanic pioneers Geoff Mackely and Brad Ambrose become among the first explorers to step foot inside the worlds most dangerous and inaccessible volcano, Marum Crater. More people have visited the moon than the fiery bottom of this spectacular and deadly place.
“The volcanic island is populated by approximately 7,000 inhabitants and a massive 19,000 year-old lava pit first discovered by Captain James Cook in 1774.”
Explorers Film Incredible Descent Into Active Volcano
Jeff Stone, International Business Times
A photographer and explorer led by adventure enthusiast Sam Cossman not only become some of the few humans to ever descend into an active, boiling volcano in the South Pacific Ocean, they lived to upload a video online.
..And fire came down from God out of heaven and devoured them. The devil, who deceived them, was cast into the lake of fire and brimstone where the beast and the false prophet are. And they will be tormented day and night forever and ever. (Rev 21:9, 10)
“Hell from beneath is excited about you, to meet you at your coming; it stirs up the dead for you, all the chief ones of the earth; it has raised up from their thrones all the kings of the nations. They all shall speak and say to you: ‘Have you also become as weak as we? Have you become like us? Your pomp is brought down to Sheol, and the sound of your stringed instruments; the maggot is spread under you, and worms cover you.’ (Is 14:9-11)
Question: Should Christians support the nation of Israel?
See Answers: http://ebible.com/questions/348?ori=31849
Despite the failings of Israel, the LORD’s covenant with His elect (that involves a tableau of stirring convictions) may suffice for some to have an innate penchant for Eretz Israel. But he is a Jew, which is one inwardly; and circumcision is that of the heart, in the spirit, and not in the letter; whose praise is not of men, but of God. (Rom 2:29)
Celebrated as the Jews are in the Promised Land, peace will however continue to elude Israel and the Jew in this Palestinian hotbed. Moshe Dayan affirmed this fact in April 1956 through an eulogy that said, “We are a generation that settles the land, and without the steel helmet and the cannon’s fire we will not be able to plant a tree and build a home.”
Peace – elusive as it seems – will dawn on Israel when she repents corporately for rejecting her Messiah Yeshua and ‘Baruch haba b’Shem Adonai’ (Ps 118:26 cf. Matt 23:39) becomes the clarion call of the Jews for the Prince of Peace (Is 9:6) to return to the Mount of Olives from where He ascended. Only then will Israel be at peace as a nation of Messianic believers. And so all Israel will be saved (Rom 11:26). So then,
Pray for the peace of Jerusalem: “May they prosper who love you. Peace be within your walls, prosperity within your palaces.” For the sake of my brethren and companions, I will now say, “Peace be within you.” Because of the house of the Lord our God I will seek your good. (Psalm 122:6-9)
4 Aug 2014
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