Day: August 22, 2010

As It Was In The Days Of Noah

Jack Kelley 90x115This Week’s Feature Article by Jack Kelley

As it was in the days of Noah, so will it be at the coming of the Son of Man (Matt 24:37).

The time leading up to the Great Flood was a lot like our time today in that it was characterized by a deliberate and escalating disregard for the ways of God. Finally “the Lord saw how great man’s wickedness on earth had become and that every inclination of the thoughts of his heart was only evil all the time” (Gen. 6:5).

Iran begins fueling Bushehr nuclear reactor

Chris Schang 90x115by Chris Schang

Today Iran, with the help of Russia, started to fuel their Bushehr nuclear power plant by adding the necessary fuel rods to power the plant. The events of today are very important and at the same time very disturbing. By allowing the Iranians to load the nuclear fuel into the reactor the Iranians have achieved a big milestone not only in their nuclear program, but they also seem to have defied the world community’s resolve to stop their nuclear program. The Israelis for their part did not take out the reactor before it went “online” as they had done a couple of times before in the past with Iraq and Syria. The initial feeling is that Iran has won the nuclear race, yet this may not be the case. If they win the race with Bushehr, they could still end up losing the marathon in the end. Let’s look at the news headlines and see what the reports are before looking into this situation more. The Jerusalem Post reports: