Then the Lord said, “ My Spirit shall not strive with man forever, because he also is flesh; Genesis 6:3a NASB
1 John 3:4 Everyone who practices sin also practices lawlessness; indeed, sin is lawlessness. (NET)
Today we live in a country that has become largely ignorant of God and very familiar with sin to the point of flaunting it. A disobedient people prone to lawlessness.
Matthew 23:28 In the same way, on the outside you look righteous to people, but inside you are full of hypocrisy and lawlessness. (NET)
We knew that there was a day coming when lawlessness would abound in a world gone mad. Where good is evil and evil is good.
Matthew 24:12 and because lawlessness will increase so much, the love of many will grow cold. (NET)
We also knew that hatred would be a byproduct of a love grown cold. This would call us, as a people, to separate ourselves unto God
2 Corinthians 6:14 Do not become partners with those who do not believe, for what partnership is there between righteousness and lawlessness, or what fellowship does light have with darkness? (NET)
Believers are light, but when light is being snuffed out throughout the world in various ways even by political lawlessness itself, then a darkness will begin to engulf the land.
2 Thessalonians 2:3 Let no one deceive you in any way. For that day will not arrive until the rebellion comes and the man of lawlessness is revealed, the son of destruction. (NET)
We may be very near to this day when God will move aside — even accommodating those who move and have their being in lawless acts; seeing that they increase in these very acts as rebellion and apostasy abound. My Spirit will not always strive with man.
2 Thessalonians 2:7 For the hidden power of lawlessness is already at work. However, the one who holds him back will do so until he is taken out of the way, (NET)
May God help those who seek the lawless one, and shun the very one who created both them and us. God sees men of a contrite spirit.
1 Timothy 1:9 Knowing this, that the law is not made for a righteous man, but for the lawless and disobedient, for the ungodly and for sinners, for unholy and profane, for murderers of fathers and murderers of mothers, for manslayers,
These for whom the law was made have shunned the very laws that were instituted for them, and by so doing they invite in the very one who will destroy them.
1 Timothy 1:10 For whoremongers, for them that defile themselves with mankind, for menstealers, for liars, for perjured persons, and if there be any other thing that is contrary to sound doctrine; (KJV)
This we observe them do, for we have Know sin as we too were once children of wrath as they are. Even in the highest institutions in our land disobedience reigns. For the lawless there is no law when they take control of the land. Today we are witness to the intrusion of the influence of the lawless one, tomorrow we may see him.
We are living in Biblical days. The close or consummation of the age is upon us, only God knows the day or the hour.
Today is the day of salvation. Call upon Him while it is yet day.