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The six killers.

Updated on March 31, 2013

There are six killers that destroy society today.

“But if you refuse to listen to the Lord your God and do not obey all the commands and decrees I am giving you today, all these curses will come and overwhelm you:Your towns and your fields will be cursed. Your fruit baskets and breadboards will be cursed.
Your children and your crops will be cursed. The offspring of your herds and flocks
will be cursed. Wherever you go and whatever you do, you will be cursed. “The Lord himself will send on you curses, confusion, and frustration in everything you do, until at last you are completely destroyed for doing evil and abandoning me. The Lord will afflict you with diseases until none of you are left in the land you are about to enter and occupy. The Lord will strike you with wasting diseases, fever, and inflammation, with scorching heat and drought, and with blight and mildew. These disasters will pursue you until you die. Deuteronomy 28:15-22 New International Version

There are six killers that destroy society today.

One: Electronic entertainment.

Now I am not saying there is anything wrong with TV, the internet or mobile phones.

What is wrong is that people spend too much time in front of the idiot box, on the internet and texting each other instead of personal contact with each other.

Instead of spending time doing things together as a family, most people are zombies with their electronics.

Have you ever seen people sitting at a table with each other and spending time texting instead of talking with each other.

I always inform people that if they want to spend time with me, they must turn off their mobiles first.

Religion.

It is not important whether it is Christianity, Judaism, Muslims, or Buddhism they all have the same core values. People need that in order to have the proper values in their lives.

Family.

How many people are spending so much time working that they are neglecting their marriages and children?

Who is better to raise your children: a mother and father or the internet or TV or texting? Instead of sitting around the supper table and talking about each others day, how many families are zoned out watching the idiot box?

I was at an acquaintances house for dinner one time. Everyone was glued to watching a rerun that they knew what it was about after the first scene. When I tried to start a conversation I was hushed.

As well how many people spend one day a week doing thing together as a family? How many people are strangers living in the same house?

Political correctness

There is no absolute right or wrong in society.

Everybody wins a prize. There is no failure permitted.

Consequently there are educated idiots graduating from schools today that are lucky if they know how to tie their shoes.

How many of the great people first suffered failure before they experience success?

Read about Thomas Edison and see how many times he failed before he invented the light bulb.

We need to understand that just as in the past when everybody did as they pleased it lead to the destruction of their society and ultimately to their country.

Look what happened in France in the seventeen hundreds as an example.

Commercialism.

Everywhere we go whether it is on the idiot box, on the mobile, on the bus, on the internet we are bombarded with buy, buy, buy.

How many countries are in debt up to their eyeballs and the people suffer because of greed?

How many people are maxed out on their credit cards because they foolishly though buying the newest toy would bring them happiness and are now slaves paying off their debt?

And of course the number one reason for the doom of any society is when they turn their backs on God.

How can you expect Gods blessings if you do not have an loving obedient relationship with Him?

Prayer: Jehovah Yahweh (God of His people) please turn the hearts of the people back to You in order to prevent the doom and destruction of their personal lives, their family lives and their society lives. I humble request this in the name of the King of the most exhaled society, Heaven, Jesus Christ. Amen.

May you be blessed with Gods divine love, peace and joy.

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      teacherjoe52 5 years ago

      Good morning precious little sister.

      It is so good to hear from you.

      How are you? Has your husband be guided in how to serve Christ in his retirement?

      Very wise thoughts, thank you.

      We need to get away from me and into we in todays society.

      God bless you with many treasures of loving family moments.

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      Dianna Mendez 5 years ago

      You have mentioned some key factors on why people turn from or even enter into faith. I believe technology has a greater impact on our young than ever before. And, the family, as you mention, is in danger of becoming extinct. Keeping all in prayer, there is always hope. Blessings, dear brother.

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      teacherjoe52 5 years ago

      Good morning brothers and sisters.

      Yes FSlovenec electronics have made so many today zombies.

      Yes Rayne unfortunately because of the satanic liberals parents cannot be parents anymore.

      The quickest way to disaster always exploring is to try to go our own way.

      Yes MsDora we need to heed the advice of Proverbs 1:5

      Glad you enjoyed it Blossom.

      God bless you all on your path to Heaven.

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      Bronwen Scott-Branagan 5 years ago from Victoria, Australia

      An interesting discussion. Thank you and God bless you.

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      Dora Weithers 5 years ago from The Caribbean

      Good thoughts to ponder. Turning back to God and giving Him the controls may help us put everything else in place. Thanks for the discussion.

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      Ruby Jean Richert 5 years ago from Southern Illinois

      I agree. The worst is turning away from God. Thank you....

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      Rayne123 5 years ago

      I totally agree with your post.

      when the world ends as we know it, I do not know how these children are going to survive, how sad is that.

      You cant even punish them and send them to their rooms as they spend most of their time there anyway. (satans children)

      I would love to see them without technology.

      Good hub

      thank you

      Laurie

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      Frank Slovenec 5 years ago from San Francisco, CA

      Well done, much of electronics including spending too much time here destroys..I think you nailed the six at the top of the Hit Parade!

      Thanks

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