January/February 2010

The Coming One-World System

A look at what Scripture says about the coming one-world government


When will the global society be ushered in, and who will be in charge? This issue tackles that question and reveals how a “new world order” fits with the end-times picture described in Scripture. From plans for the ancient Tower of Babel and a God-free union of nations, an economic utopia, and an attempted man-made stairway to heaven to the introduction of the new version of the Shinar dream, it’s all here.

Features

The Cross in the Desert

Thousands of Americans are buried overseas where they died fighting for their country. Now the ACLU wants to remove a cross that signifies the last measure of their devotion.

Racing Toward the New World Order

The future dreamed of by the globalists of the 1980s has arrived. And it spells nothing good for Christians or loyal, devoted Americans.

G-20 and Beyond: The Push for Global Finance

First came the euro, the multinational currency of the European Union. Now something more comprehensive is on the drawing board, and its implementation may be closer than you think.

The Kingdom of the Beast

Who doesn’t want global peace and harmony? Who doesn’t wish to live in a utopia? The day is coming when some people will think they’re getting what they wished for—but they will be dreadfully wrong.

The Emergent Kingdom

The emergent church is growing. Unfortunately, it embraces three distinct understandings of God’s Kingdom that draw the movement toward acceptance of a one-world system.

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The Movers and Shakers

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