If a kingdom is divided against itself, that kingdom cannot stand. And if a house is divided against itself, that house will not be able to stand. Mark 3:24-25
Known as “The Great American Eclipse”. It will be the most viewed eclipse in history and it has certainly carried with it the most speculation. On August 21st a 70 mile wide shadow of darkness will slice the nation in half. This should be pretty straight forward even for those of you who don’t much care for the language of metaphor. This is the first total eclipse exclusive to the United States since the nation’s inception that extends from coast to coast.
Two boys named Tyree King killed at age 13 in Ohio one year apart. On its surface you wouldn’t necessarily believe it speaks of Israel and The United States in prophecy. Deep calls unto deep, children of The Most High have no business skimming the surface.
August is the last month before the fall. These are types and shadows, we cannot know for certain when the big changes are coming. Any thinking person does know that “when” is the question, for anyone who asks “if” is off the reservation.
Ash/ashes – the powdery residue of matter that remains after burning. Deathlike grayness; extreme pallor suggestive of death. Ruins, especially the residue of something destroyed; remains; vestiges. Mortal remains, especially the physical or corporeal body as liable to decay. Anything, as an act, gesture, speech, or feeling, that is symbolic of penance, regret, remorse, or the like.
Wail, shepherds, and cry! Roll about in the ashes, You leaders of the flock! For the days of your slaughter and your dispersions are fulfilled; You shall fall like a precious vessel. Jeremiah 25:34
Then I set my face toward the Lord God to make request by prayer and supplications, with fasting, sackcloth, and ashes. Daniel 9:3
Then word came to the king of Nineveh; and he arose from his throne and laid aside his robe, covered himself with sackcloth and sat in ashes. Jonah 3:6