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Fulfilling Prophecy at the Negev Desert

“Ta ta ta ta ta ta ta….ta ta ta ta ta…ta ta ta ta”

“What is that sound?” Nathan asked as he stopped pruning the tree limbs in front of her.

“It’s machine gun sound,” Steve, a tall thin Israeli man who was also pruning next to her, replied in a mattered of fact voice.

“Boom…Boom…”

“What is that?” Nathan asked again feeling uneasy from the earth trembling with hollow echoes.

“It’s bombings from artillery,” Steve responded.

Just then, a loud noise boomed from the sky overpowering the conversation. Four F-16i fighter jets streaked low across the sky in a straight line right over the farm.

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“Jon the Chinese Baptist” at the Jordan River

“We don’t have a car for you for tomorrow. You can call back in a few hours to check,” said the person on the other end of the phone.

“I called few days ago and you said that you have a car for me,” I asked with desperation.

“Sorry. The renter has not returned the car. You probably should consider other places,” the car rental person told me in a matter of fact manner.

“Oh….” I ended the phone call not sure what to do next.

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