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Again, The Obvious is not Necessarily the OBVIOUS

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Submitted by M Tovey (United States), May 9, 2017 at 13:06

As the previous response did not necessarily and specifically answer your embedded question [Now, I will ask a few questions of you as a Christian. Do we actually WANT Trump to carry out his agenda(?).]
The Scribe's (Lawyer's) answer is: that depends. The legitimate (taxpaying) American electorate back in November FINALLY got up some gumption and told the (Democratic and Republican)institutionalists: ENOUGH. They used ideas of the proposed Trump Presidency to make their point; and American politics has not been the same since. Citing a 'Trump' agenda, does that electorate get what it wants? That answer is obvious: no; the American electorate that tipped the ship of state off of its keel has not been appropriated respected by the swamp creature Congress.
Like the Krakken of lore, the tentacles are as firmly entangled as ever and like the obstinacy we saw in the previous administration, the ship of state will have the devil in the details and course corrections are not all that well accepted. But do we get to blame President Trump for that?
Again, dependent upon the frame of reference, the pundit answers range from negligible acceptance to outright outrage that he even won and the efforts to delegitimize continue at the expense of defeating his agenda. Irrespective of unfounded speculations of inappropriate world class connections with globalists' remaking of an imperial world, the Christian answer is not in whom we think is going to take down the world; but the obvious Christian focus is better targeted on the real agenda already spoken of by the prophets: there one finds the Christian answer; and it is not based on what President Trump is going to do, but what the LORD is going to do.

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Title Commenter Date Thread
Trump 100. [82 words]
w/response from Daniel Pipes
AlbertE.May 4, 2017 00:46238956
3Meds Yeghern! Seriously Mr President? [319 words]dhimmi no moreApr 26, 2017 07:27238830
1The Devil Made Him Do It 666 [737 words]Michael SMay 3, 2017 10:41238830
1The Deep State is it real or is it just a myth? [38 words]dhimmi no moreMay 5, 2017 05:52238830
1The connections in conspiriacies [823 words]Michael SMay 8, 2017 02:32238830
1The designation of the Muslim Brotherhood as a terrorist organization and the "Deep State" [542 words]dhimmi no moreMay 13, 2017 09:46238830
You've convinced me. I accept the conspiracy theory [474 words]Michael SMay 15, 2017 02:45238830
1I'm flattered that I convinced you but I'm not sure that you understood what I wrote [39 words]dhimmi no moreMay 17, 2017 09:37238830
Spirits and Conspirators [336 words]Michael SMay 20, 2017 09:56238830
1President Trump Does Not Need to Keep the 100 Day Calendar - It's Not His Calendar That's in Trouble [264 words]M ToveyApr 24, 2017 16:32238793
666 - the obvious, THE OBVIOUS [1546 words]Michael SMay 5, 2017 10:27238793
What May Be Obvious to Mankind IS NOT Necessarily Revealed from Heaven [453 words]M ToveyMay 8, 2017 11:39238793
Again, The Obvious is not Necessarily the OBVIOUS [286 words]M ToveyMay 9, 2017 13:06238793
Not too helpful. [69 words]Michael SMay 11, 2017 14:17238793
Trump's agenda. America's agenda. The Church's agenda. [912 words]Michael SMay 11, 2017 15:20238793
Faux Christianity No Longer Follows Christ Because they No Longer Seek Him Over Their Own 'gods' [20 words]M ToveyMay 15, 2017 09:08238793
Loss of Focus in 'Christian Agenda' Attendant to the Apathy at the End of the Age [198 words]M ToveyMay 15, 2017 10:01238793
Being President Not A Marketing Job [263 words]DaveApr 24, 2017 13:45238791
We like Vice President Pence, But at this time who would you put in Trump's place? [390 words]Anne- USAApr 24, 2017 08:41238777
2History News Network post [480 words]Lorenz GudeApr 24, 2017 05:53238774

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