World Events and the Bible

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Date: December 14, 2015

Kerry says Paris agreement crafted to avoid Congress

WEB Notes: Yet these people control our nation. This is a disgrace.

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Syrian rebels fire barrage of mortar shells into capital

WEB Notes: Where was the US, Russia, France, Germany, etc during all of this?

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Regulators: Banks Are Now Making Riskier Loans, Just Like Before the Crash

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), which regulates national banks, including the behemoth Wall Street banks that either blew themselves up or became part of shot-gun marriages during the 2008 crash to avoid outright collapse, issued a warning yesterday that credit risks are rising at banks. The rising risks are the result of a loosening of loan underwriting standards, which, says the OCC, “reflects broad trends similar to those experienced from 2005 through 2007, before the most recent financial crisis….”
Source: Regulators: Banks Are Now Making Riskier Loans, Just Like Before the Crash

ISIS seizes Syrian government assets, gains access to passports and ID software

WEB Notes: We are told ISIS is already in the US waiting on orders to attack us and like any good movie, the plot thickens. If the refugee crisis was not enough, now ISIS can make their own passports. They are able to do all of this even though the world superpowers continue to bomb ISIS in Syria.

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Crude Falls Below $35 per Barrel in New York for First Time Since 2009

Oil fell below $35 a barrel in New York for the first time since 2009 as Iran reiterated its pledge to boost crude exports, bolstering speculation OPEC members will exacerbate the global oversupply.

Futures fell as much as 2.7 percent to $34.67 a barrel in New York, the lowest since Feb. 19, 2009. They lost almost 11 percent last week, the biggest drop in a year. There’s “absolutely no chance” Iran will delay its plan to increase shipments even as prices decline, said Amir Hossein Zamaninia, the nation’s deputy oil minister for international and commerce affairs. Speculators in the U.S. have raised bearish bets to an all-time high.
Source: Crude Falls Below $35 per Barrel in New York for First Time Since 2009 – Bloomberg Business

Christian Music: Francesca Battistelli – You’re Here

Christian Music
Christian Music Video: Francesca Battistelli – You’re Here
Tired of the negative message in secular music? Why not try listening to positive, encouraging Christian music? Music frees the soul, so bring Christ into that fold. We need Jesus Christ every day and Christian music is a great way to connect with our Lord and Savior even if it is in a small way. So enjoy this music selection and the song lyrics which are beneath the video.

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