9-11 and American Decadence

CGG Weekly by Richard T. Ritenbaugh

This morning marked the eighth anniversary of the attack on the World Trade Center buildings in New York City by Islamic fundamentalists. ...


September 11 One Year On

CGG Weekly by Richard T. Ritenbaugh

An entire year has flashed by since four airplane crashes changed the way Americans behold the world. ...


Freedom and Security?

CGG Weekly by David C. Grabbe

Freedom and security are not mutually exclusive. But they come at the price of very great personal sacrifice: submission to God.


Divine Warning

Article by John W. Ritenbaugh

The terrorist attacks of September 11 were a divine warning, especially to God's church, to return speedily to a right relationship with Him.


Innocent Victims?

CGG Weekly by John W. Ritenbaugh

In the aftermath of disasters, we hear about innocents suffering. But is anybody truly innocent? Has God not been patient when He could exact the death penalty?


Divine Warning

Commentary by John W. Ritenbaugh

In this special address following September 11, 2001, John Ritenbaugh warns that America, like ancient Israel described in Amos 4-5, has drifted so far from God's way that they do not have a clue as to what to repent of. Tuesday morning, the leadership of America (both political and spiritual) essentially absolved itself from …


Lost Perspective

CGG Weekly by Richard T. Ritenbaugh

We are just days away from the sixth anniversary of the attacks on Manhattan's World Trade Center Towers by Muslim extremists. ...


The .45, the GSF, and One-World Government

'WorldWatch' by Charles Whitaker

News, events, and trends highlighting Bible prophecy for February 2005: "The .45, the GSF, and One-World Government"


Sowing and Reaping

CGG Weekly by Richard T. Ritenbaugh

In the days after 9-11, a few brave souls linked the tragedy to America's increasingly immoral lifestyle, but many of these people were shouted down.


Power

CGG Weekly by David C. Grabbe

During Amos' day, people were busy making money, being entertained, and practicing their religion. But God was also busy—sending famines, droughts, and epidemics.


Connecting the Dots

CGG Weekly by Richard T. Ritenbaugh

...Is this not a typical American reaction? Two men kill ten people and keep the nation terrorized for more than three weeks, and once police nab the murderers, we all sigh in relief and, with hardly another thought, go back to our comfortable lives. ...


Peaceful Is as Peaceful Does

CGG Weekly by Richard T. Ritenbaugh

Since September 11, 2001—and frankly since long before then—the Western and Islamic worlds have increasingly collided. ...


Christian Reaction to Terror

CGG Weekly by Richard T. Ritenbaugh

The United States of America suffered a savage blow yesterday, September 11, 2001, by an as-yet unknown terrorist group. ...


Is God to Blame?

'Personal' from John W. Ritenbaugh

The 9/11 bombings were tragic and terrible. Some have since asked, 'Was God involved? Is He to blame?' These tough questions have challenging answers.


Evil Is Real (Part One)

CGG Weekly by Richard T. Ritenbaugh

Liberalism rarely considers actual outcomes—that is, it often promotes a course of action without studying how such actions has worked out in the past.


Conspiracy Theory

CGG Weekly by Richard T. Ritenbaugh

More than seven weeks have passed since the disastrous terrorist attacks on September 11. ...


Bin Laden's Death and Our Reaction

CGG Weekly by Richard T. Ritenbaugh

This week has seen the announcement of the death of terrorist mastermind and al-Qaida head Osama bin Laden at the hand of American commandos at his compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan. ...


The World's Need for Atonement

CGG Weekly by Richard T. Ritenbaugh

...Is that not all it takes? All we have to do, according to this formula, is to get world leaders in one room, and after a few handshakes and a couple of beers—voila! World peace! It is so simple: Just let them jabber at each other for a few hours, and they will walk out arm in arm, best friends forever! ...


Jihad in Our Streets

CGG Weekly by Richard T. Ritenbaugh

The spirit of jihad has jumped its bounds, eagerly infecting a generation of deluded, mis-educated American youth to take to the streets in a new holy war.


So There Has Been Another Terror Strike

CGG Weekly by Richard T. Ritenbaugh

A week and a day have hustled down the track since the 7/7 bombings in London. ...


March 12, 2005: One Year Later

CGG Weekly by David C. Grabbe

On March 12, 2005, Terry Ratzmann entered a church meeting room and opened fire. After 22 rounds had been fired, four people were wounded, and eight lay dead.


The Handwriting Is on the Wall (2002)

Feast of Tabernacles Sermon by John W. Ritenbaugh

In this keynote address of the 2002 Feast of Tabernacles, John Ritenbaugh focuses upon the prophecy of Deuteronomy 28:42-49 concerning the curse of the stranger rising higher and higher above us, displacing our Israelitish culture with an alien Gentile culture. Like leaven in bread dough, the minority alien cultures, further …