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Crossing The Conversion River During The Darkest Hours Of This World

Crossing The Conversion River During The Darkest Hours Of This World

Satan’s plan is to lure you into eternal Hell

Satan knows man’s need for the most imaginable and unimaginable power

Satan will puff people up with great pride

Satan will dress and adorn mankind with quality and quantities of all every worldly fascinations

But then Satan abandons you and leaves you hanging on a cliff. Your only way out now, is to fall right into “Eternal Hell”.

What has happened? You now have the realization that Satan has…

cheated you

abused you

missused you

lied to you

The aggrevations worsen

And you cannot deal with your predicament

which is an unbearable persecution

Noises of guilt get louder and more chaotic

You are now in a state of utter dismay

Can reason reckon with that which is unreasonable?

Crawl over bridges of loss, confusion and despair

into His Majesty, Christ Our Lord And Savior

Seclude yourself into the drawing rooms of Gods Mercy through Christ

Close the disruptive doors of the world so to Shutout its ongoing hysterias

Fall on your knees, and crutch yourself for inner strength

Cry out to Him, in Prayer!

Release your sufferings…

©2019 JonAk TowerAndFlights/AmericaOnCoffee (AOC)

NOTE: Why would you continually cling to the etrors in the world? Change your life Christ is the way!

BIBICAL SCRIPTURE

Revelation 21:3-4

3 And I heard a loud voice from the throne saying, “Behold, the dwelling place<sup class=”footnote” data-fn=”#fen-ESV-31041a” data-link=”[a]” style=”font-size: 0.625em; line-height: 22px; vertical-align: top;”>[a]” style=”font-size: 0.625em; line-height: 22px; vertical-align: top;”><sup class=”footnote” data-fn=”#fen-ESV-31041a” data-link=”[a<sup class=”footnote” data-fn=”#fen-ESV-31041a” data-link=”[a]” style=”font-size: 0.625em; line-height: 22px; vertical-align: top;”>] of God is with man. He will dwell with them, and they will be his people,<sup class=”footnote” data-fn=”#fen-ESV-31041b” data-link=”[b]” style=”font-size: 0.625em; line-height: 22px; vertical-align: top;”>[b]” style=”font-size: 0.625em; line-height: 22px; vertical-align: top;”><sup class=”footnote” data-fn=”#fen-ESV-31041b” data-link=”[b<sup class=”footnote” data-fn=”#fen-ESV-31041b” data-link=”[b]” style=”font-size: 0.625em; line-height: 22px; vertical-align: top;”>]and God himself will be with them as their God.<sup class=”footnote” data-fn=”#fen-ESV-31041c” data-link=”[c]” style=”font-size: 0.625em; line-height: 22px; vertical-align: top;”>[c]” style=”font-size: 0.625em; line-height: 22px; vertical-align: top;”><sup class=”footnote” data-fn=”#fen-ESV-31041c” data-link=”[c<sup class=”footnote” data-fn=”#fen-ESV-31041c” data-link=”[c]” style=”font-size: 0.625em; line-height: 22px; vertical-align: top;”>] 4 He will wipe away every tear from their eyes, and death shall be no more, neither shall there be mourning, nor crying, nor pain anymore, for the former things have passed away.”

 

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These Are The Times That Our Lord Jesus Christ Spoke About 2000+ Years

These Are The Times That Our Lord Jesus Christ Spoke About 2000+ Years

Can you make that difference? Are you readying to help OR will you be caught on the other side serving Satan instead of lifting up and making strong God’s people?

Go into all the world and preach the Gospel to every creature” Mark 16:15

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2000+ years ago Christ went out into the cities lifting up tired, sick, confused and lost souls. Christ told mankind of a most miraculous and extraordinary time: God’s Kingdom is coming on earth.

Again, that was 2000+ years ago. It was then that Christ prophesized on many of the horiffic sins man would be doing. We are living in the times that our Lord and Savior spoke of.

A Commentary from: JonAk TowerAndFlights/AmericaOnCoffee
 

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(Bayside, NY) Heaven’s Message On “ALL THAT IS ROTTEN WILL FALL”!

(Bayside, NY) Heaven’s Message On  “ALL THAT IS ROTTEN WILL FALL”!

The Blessed Mother of Jesus appeared in this country warning of what was to come in Necedah, Wisconsin in the 50’s and Bayside, Long Island from the 70’s to the 90’s. She warned of invasion, martyrdom of the good, the corruption in the churches and much more. But She also said that EVERYTHING ROTTEN WILL FALL. She also said that men and women would fight for the faith. George Washington saw Her in a vision at Valley Forge accompanied by an Angel where he was shown the future of our country, including this present invasion and war to come. How many times were the Israelites, vastly outnumbered, given the victory over their enemies. Everytime, as long as they remained faithful to God. Jesus said the gates of hell will not prevail against His Kingdom, and these monsters will not prevail.

This country was consecrated to Her Immaculate Heart by Archbishop John Carroll in the 1790’s/

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#299 TLD “Directives” – ALL THAT IS ROTTEN WILL FALL

“By their fruits you shall know them. Do men gather grapes of thorns, or figs of thistles? Even so every good tree bringeth forth good fruit, and the evil tree bringeth forth evil fruit. A good tree cannot bring forth evil fruit, neither can an evil tree bring forth good fruit. Every tree that bringeth not forth good fruit, shall be cut down, and shall be cast into the fire.” – St. Matthew 7:16-19

“A time of very severe trial is also coming for the Church. Cardinals will oppose Cardinals and Bishops will oppose Bishops. Satan will enter into their very midst. In Rome also, there will occur great changes. What is rotten will fall, and what falls must not be retained. The Church will be obscured, and all the world will be thrown into great confusion.” – excerpt from the Neues Europa version of the Third Secret (Cardinal Ottaviani gave his endorsement of the article in the German publication Neues Europa in 1963. According to Father Messias Dias Coelho, Cardinal Ottaviani said that the Neues Europa Third Secret fundamentally “corresponds to the truth.”)

ALL WILL GO THROUGH THE TEST
“My Mother has traveled throughout your world crying tears from a Mother’s heart upon you, begging you to turn back now before it is too late. You cast aside Her counsel, man of science, and this evil of free will used to turn the Spirit of light away from mankind and plunge him into the spirit of darkness. Mankind shall receive a great punishment. How many years has My Mother pleaded for your repatriation! The heavy hand of chastisement hovered over you, held back by the few. And now We see those who were lukewarm growing cold; the good, apathetic; and the bad becoming worse.
“As you go forward in your sin, you shall promote major insanity throughout your world: murder, corruption, immodesty, immorality, all manner of foul deeds being committed to destroy the temple of your God, your bodies profaned! My children, all will go through the test. Every man, woman, and child of conscionable age shall meet this test, and all that is rotten shall fall!” – Jesus, June 16, 1977

 
 

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How a Flower Child Found God

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By Natalie Nichols Gillespie/Charisma Magazine

Joshua Hanson thought he could find the meaning of life in heroin, Buddhism and Hare Krishna. When he finally found the truth, he knew he had to take it to his hippie friends.
For 30-year-old former peace activist Joshua Hanson, saving grace is finally as simple as the familiar children’s song “Jesus Loves Me.” Hanson founded Jesus Loves You Ministries, an evangelizing organization that goes into places hardly anyone else reaches–not to remote Africa or Asia but into the woods right here in the United States.
Hanson and the Jesus Loves You team follow today’s transients–the teens and young adults who make up 80 percent of the counterculture known as the Rainbow People.

Living much like the hippies and flower children of the 1960s, Rainbow kids sustain themselves with little or no money and possessions as they wander throughout the country. Disenfranchised from society and the church, they hitch rides and hold Rainbow gatherings in the woods, march in peace walks, follow rock ‘n’ roll bands, champion environmental causes, explore religions and seek to create a better world.

At the same time, they live a lifestyle of underlying hopelessness–often abusing their bodies with drugs, sex and too little food. Hanson wants to offer them the true hope found in Jesus Christ, not by bringing them out of the woods and into church but by taking Christ’s love straight to them.

Hanson, his 20-year-old wife, Shallyn, their infant son, Ari (which means “Lion of God”), and others travel the United States in RVs and painted buses and live wherever the Rainbow kids live. They operate a feeding program from their homes-on-wheels. They connect with young people through drum circles and campfire chats and, as Hanson puts it, “just by lovin’ on them.”

Hanson understands these teens and young adults better than most. For years, he was one of them. Although his mom believed in Jesus, Hanson resisted the Lord from the time he was a small child.

“I remember my mom telling me that from the time I was little, every Sunday I would kick and scream and fight because I didn’t want to go to church,” Hanson told Charisma. “I never really received Him.”

His running continued through his teens and into his 20s. His parents divorced when he was 7, and by the time Hanson reached high school in Kansas City, Kansas, he was into the drug scene. After high school, he enrolled at the University of Kansas for a couple of years but was still into drugs and partying.

In the middle of his college life, Hanson’s sister decided to go on a “Dead” tour, joining groups of fans who lived on the road by following the 1960s seminal psychedelic band The Grateful Dead. Hanson heard she was going, dropped out of school, quit his job as a United Parcel Service driver and hit the road with her.

“They were into partying, and I was really into partying, so I felt really at home there,” Hanson says.

After using drugs for so long, it was a short step for Hanson to dealing them. He was arrested once for possessing marijuana. Even on probation, he continued to party.

“I tried everything from ecstasy to acid to crack to heroin,” Hanson says. “I’d get drunk first, then try about anything anyone put in front of me.”

There was a time when Hanson even thought he had AIDS. “I had done everything that put you in a high-risk category,” Hanson admits. “I had shot up heroin, had lots of unprotected sex with lots of women; I even had a homosexual experience. For a long time, I was too scared to have myself tested and just kept messing around with people.”

Always searching, Hanson explored many religions during his wanderings–from Hare Krishna to Buddhism to Islam to Judaism. Nothing satisfied his deep desire to find true meaning in life.

“My aunt was a shaman [medicine woman] and would do these journeys to Peru, and I’d join her for ceremonies,” Hanson says. “We did iowaska, a drug that is similar to what peyote is to Native Americans. A whole group of us did that and then dyed ourselves blue. Once, we even took a bath in cow poop. It was crazy, man.”

Perhaps the lowest point came a short time later when another shaman predicted that Hanson would die if he continued to drink. “He really put a curse on me, and every time I drank after that I would see demons and have demonic experiences,” Hanson says.

Even with the demonic encounters Hanson found it hard to give up the alcohol and drugs and would go through periods of abstinence followed by more binges. Miraculously, he lived through it all, loosely keeping in touch with his parents back in Kansas City, who were worried sick about him. His father, who worked at a drug-rehabilitation center, finally “pulled some strings,” Hanson says, and had him involuntarily admitted.

“I tried to run out of there, but they tackled me and brought me back in,” Hanson says. “Miraculously, I haven’t drunk or done hard drugs since then.”

Around 1994, Hanson was released from rehab–clean but still searching. He discovered a group of Rainbow kids led by a Buddhist monk. The Rainbows were participating in a peace walk across the country that began on Martin Luther King Jr. Day and went from New York to California. He joined them.

“It finished in San Francisco, and I wanted to keep walking it out, Forrest Gump-style,” Hanson says, “so I started my own group called Uniting Spirits to go on peace pilgrimages. We were all about checking out all the religions and bringing spiritual, environmental, religious and social groups together.”

He completed a peace walk from the National Rainbow Gathering in Missouri to the Democratic National Convention in Chicago in 1996.

“It was the first time the convention had been held there since the 1968 riots, and we hooked up with protesters doing this Festival of Life event,” Hanson explains. “We tried to organize simultaneous prayer, drum circles and tribal councils around all 50 state capitals.”

Hanson even attracted attention by helping carry a coffin across the country to deliver to the “drug czar” in Washington, D.C., to represent those who had died in the war on drugs and to push for legalizing pot. Hanson now realizes that all the time he was walking across the country, living the life of a nomad and believing he was working toward something, he was actually walking away from true fulfillment.

“I wanted to make a difference here on this planet, and I spent years and years trying to make stuff happen in my flesh,” Hanson says.

Then, as Uniting Spirits were traveling to a National Rainbow Gathering in Oregon, the group stopped in Kansas City, and Hanson’s life was changed.

“We ran into some Christians who were out feeding the homeless,” Hanson says. “We stopped to get something to eat and talk to them, and this lady named Hazel told us about how she had gotten saved in the Jesus Movement.

“Well, we all had head lice, and Hazel took us all back to her home and debugged us, washed all our clothes and helped us get clean. She really loved on us.”

That was the beginning of Hanson’s experience with true love and peace. His group continued on to the National Rainbow Gathering, but afterward, Hanson was drawn back to Kansas City. Ironically, the school bus transporting Hanson’s group crashed into the side of the training center of Metro Christian Fellowship in Kansas City, Missouri–Hazel’s church–and Hanson stuck around a while.

“The Lord actually laid me out on the ground kinda like in Paul’s Damascus Road experience, and the scales came off my eyes,” Hanson says of his conversion. “I had a revelation of the Lord that He was what I was looking for the whole time. I didn’t find it in activism; I didn’t find it in religion.

“I was really deceived, but I didn’t know I was deceived. The revelation was that I had been misleading other people. After that, I realized that it was Jesus and only Jesus.” From that moment on, Hanson felt as if God was calling him back to the woods, back to the marches and the Rainbow gatherings to share what Jesus had done for him.

Hanson was discipled and trained for a short time in Kansas City, then became part of the Vineyard Christian Fellowship in St. Louis in between his times on the road ministering.

In 2001, he founded the nonprofit Jesus Loves You Ministries to fulfill his vision of sharing the love of Jesus with nomadic kids looking for peace. Since then, Jesus Loves You Ministries has become a mobile community, growing from one little Toyota van to 25 to 30 people committed to driving around the country in six or seven buses and RVs. “We have a free kitchen, and we play music at the gatherings and just worship Jesus,” Hanson says. “We go out to the streets, hang out in coffee shops, and we play our drums.”

The group consists of singles, families with young children and mentors who aim to give wandering youth a glimpse of healthy love. “We spend months of the year in the woods, just to love on these kids and be their friends.”

Hanson met his wife, Shallyn, at a Morningstar conference in Jacksonville, Florida, and then at an event in Asheville, North Carolina. Shortly after graduating from high school, Shallyn felt called to go out on the road with Jesus Loves You.

“I didn’t say anything to her [about a relationship] for about eight months, and then I asked her parents’ permission to court her,” Hanson says.

Shallyn was 19 and had kept herself pure for the husband God had for her, Hanson says. With her parents’ blessing, the couple married in March 2002. Ari was born one year later.

“That God would give her to me is such an incredible gift,” Hanson says. “Going all the way through high school as a virgin is an awesome testimony and definitely the better way to go.”

Today, the Hansons and the Jesus Loves You team go wherever the Lord leads them. They go to Bike Week in Florida, Reggae on the River in California, the Bonnaroo Music Festival in Tennessee. They also visit large rock ‘n’ roll concerts and Rainbow events.

They have received a welcome (and a place to park their buses) from Southern Baptists to what Hanson lovingly labels “charismaniacs.” The average age of his team members is around 23, but there are families and a mentor couple in their 50s (see related article on page 66).

“It is so awesome watching people’s lives–right in front of our eyes–being transformed,” Hanson says. “When they come into a relationship with Jesus, it is like night and day. We see those who have given their lives to the Lord get radically transformed.”

Now, Hanson hopes to find some land for the ministry to call home base, where kids who have just found Jesus through Jesus Loves You can rest, train and grow in the Lord before heading again to the front lines. “Sometimes we need a season to grow and fall in love with Jesus,” Hanson says.

In the meantime, Hanson and his group keep attending and organizing events, witnessing to the teens, Vietnam veterans, grandparents and young children who make up the Rainbow family.

“They are all really searching and seeking; most of them are really spiritual people, really wanting to know the truth,” Hanson says. “And they are surviving on the waste of America, eating out of Dumpsters. They have backpacks and hitchhike and can get around on next to nothing.”

Hanson says the hardest part of ministry is watching those who find the truth return to the same addictions. “It is only by the grace of God that I was able to give up the drugs, sex and alcohol,” Hanson says. “Sometimes we do see people go back again and again. When they do, we just try to pour into them.”

As for Hanson, he is quick to say that Jesus Loves You is absolutely not about Joshua Hanson, but about Jesus Christ and about the team that has come together to honor Christ and take His name to some outlandish places.

“What we are seeing is the Lord breaking down the generation gap, raising up a nameless, faceless generation that is going to turn this world upside down,” Hanson says. “The brothers and sisters here all have different gifts. We’re like the ‘Dream Team’ doing guerrilla warfare. And I’ll tell you, taking a bath in the blood of Jesus is a whole lot better than a cow-poop bath.”

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Forgiveness…

Forgiveness…

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Forgiveness is an asking to be set free! And an opportunity for the violated to forgive.

When a person says “I am sorry” after an offense or misdeed, the negative energy from the act can still have a negative influence, impact and residual that can house apprehension, nuture animosities and apathy that buildup into an emotional weight called bondage.

Without the violated being confronted or addressed on the offense or misdeed, the incident still remains an unresolved issue.

“I’m sorry” is a self-pity, one-way absorb that lacks acknowledgement from the victim or the offended. Also “I’m sorry” steers far from two or more hearts that can redress and mend the complication.

Forgiveness is not an eleven- letter word, but an asking of the violated or the offended for pardon of the misdeed or erred act.

And, lastly, another reason why it is important to ask the violated “will you forgive me”? … Is because, there is a place within both the human spirit and human heart that need goodness and clarity, for a viable, functional and God-filled life.

©2019 JonAk TowerAndFlights/AmericaOnCoffee (AOC}

THE HOLY BIBLE SCRIPTURE:

Bear with each other and forgive whatever grievances you may have against one another. Forgive as the Lord forgave you.Colossians 3:13

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Asking for forgiveness releases one from his emotional bondage. BREAK THOSE CHAINS!

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MANY ARE TAKEN BY SURPRISE…

MANY ARE TAKEN BY SURPRISE…

LET’S SAY, THAT YOUR VULNERABILITY HAS CAUSED YOU MUCH PAIN, SORROW, AND SUFFERING.

THE REALITY HERE IS THAT, SATAN IS IN OUR WORLD!

Don’t panic, just pray more and more, unceasingly.

Satan goes after the father to get to the mother

Satan goes after the mother to get her children

Satan goes after the children to take hold of the family

Satan goes after the families to take the nations,

Satan goes after each nation to takeover the world.

In his schemes, Satan uses a different tactic for each person, each family, for each culture and, for every nation.

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Satan will tell “one thousand (1000) distorted truths” to trick you into swallowing one-big-lie!

©2019 JonAk TowerAndFlights/AmericaOnCoffee (AOC)

Scriptural reference:

John 8:43-45 (KJV)

43 Why do ye not understand my speech? even because ye cannot hear my word.

44 Ye are of your father the devil, and the lusts of your father ye will do. He was a murderer from the beginning, and abode not in the truth, because there is no truth in him. When he speaketh a lie, he speaketh of his own: for he is a liar, and the father of it.

45 And because I tell you the truth, ye believe me not.

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A CHOICED SELECTION OF VERY SPECIAL READS:

Heaven Hears Each Whisper
written by Kelsey Tyler

Reader Comment: An affirmation of all of my prayers, my faith and all of the miracles that I have experienced!

Prayer has always been the most personal and unique way to celebrate faith. It provides an occasion to talk, to meditate, to ask, to praise, to say “thank you.” … Google Books

THE MANY FACES OF MARY, a love story by Bob and Penny Lord

Readers Comments: “You need a box of tissues when you read it.” “I couldn’t put it down.” “The stories allowed me to experience all of The Immaculate Mother’s Apparitions.”

A BOOK OF ANGELS
written by Sophy Burnham

Reader Comment: The book’s opening tells of angels lovingly playing with man in happiness and fun until man became bored. The angels from that point on, decided to hide in the hearts of man. The big question today, is whether or not man will seek within his own heart God’s joy?

A BOOK OF ANGELS tells not only the extraordinary true stories of present-day encounters with angels, but also traces the understanding and study of angels through history and in different cultures. … Google Books

TRIUMPHAL PROCESSION

Author: Andrew M. Villarreal

Reader Comment: “Triumphal Procession” is a historical perspective that re-examines the conscience of the nations of the world, living in today’s darkness.

Read: “Triumphal Procession” and you will understand why nations continue to struggle in great spiritual chaos. Every Christian and every reader seeking Christ should be reminded: the more prayer, the mightier we become in God’s mercy to be blessed against evil.

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Has your prayer life come to a standstill? Is it quiet? This brief history of France during WWII reveals the pitfalls and dangers that dampen the prayer life of a believer.
The Nation of France has a history of triumphs, but in 1940 the streets of Paris were empty and quiet.

The darkest hour of it’s existence was at hand. What happens next? Could history repeat itself? Without prayer, triumph cannot exist.

Step into your position of becoming a prayer warrior. Enter a campaign of effective fervent prayer. Recover what has been lost; not only for yourself but for your family, church, ministry, city and nation.

Storm Warning, by Billy Graham

Reader Comment: “Truly powerful…prompting everyone to bear witness to these times.”

 

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