Revelation 6:8 “Authority was given to them over a fourth of the earth, to kill with sword and famine and with pestilence and by the wild beasts of the earth.”
Hundreds of millions of locusts have hit East African nations, devouring vital crops from farmland and every blade of grass and leaves, needed for grazing, from ranches. People in this region were already suffering from extreme hunger.
One farmer said, “Even the cows are wondering what’s happening.” He spent hours trying to chase the locusts from his farm. “Corn, sorghum, cow peas, they have eaten everything.”
In China, besides the swine flu that has devastated their pork industry, they have the coronavirus outbreak. The virus is spreading around the globe, but China is the “hot zone”. The official quarantine zone is about 50 million residents, but actual numbers on lockdown may be vastly greater (estimated to be 400 million).
And now, someone warned me not to play with bubble wrap that comes as packing. Much of it is from China–including the air inside the bubbles. Truly we are living in the last days before the coming of the Lord.
“Look up…your redemption draweth nigh.” Luke 21:28