The national tension is palpable right now and it is increasing. However, His overcoming church will rise to meet the challenges in His authority, while we see His shekinah glory in the midst of the chaos to come. Scriptural references:
Matthew 4:16 Amplified Bible, Classic Edition (AMPC)
16 The people who sat [a](dwelt enveloped) in darkness have seen a great Light, and for those who sat in the land and shadow of death Light has dawned.
Malachi 4:2 Amplified Bible, Classic Edition (AMPC)
2 But unto you who revere and worshipfully fear My name shall the Sun of Righteousness arise with healing in His wings and His beams, and you shall go forth and gambol like calves [released] from the stall and leap for joy.
2 Corinthians 3:17-18 Amplified Bible, Classic Edition (AMPC)
17 Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is liberty (emancipation from bondage, freedom).
18 And all of us, as with unveiled face, [because we] continued to behold [in the Word of God] as in a mirror the glory of the Lord, are constantly being transfigured into His very own image in ever increasing splendor and from one degree of glory to another; [for this comes] from the Lord [Who is] the Spirit.
Isaiah 60:1 Amplified Bible, Classic Edition (AMPC)
60 Arise [from the depression and prostration in which circumstances have kept you—rise to a new life]! Shine (be radiant with the glory of the Lord), for your light has come, and the glory of the Lord has risen upon you!
Isaiah 58:8 Amplified Bible, Classic Edition (AMPC)
8 Then shall your light break forth like the morning, and your healing (your restoration and the power of a new life) shall spring forth speedily; your righteousness (your rightness, your justice, and your right relationship with God) shall go before you [conducting you to peace and prosperity], and the glory of the Lord shall be your rear guard.
Ephesians 5:14 Amplified Bible, Classic Edition (AMPC)
14 Therefore He says, Awake, O sleeper, and arise from the dead, and Christ shall shine (make day dawn) upon you and give you light.
Years of peace-less living and despairing of life, resulted in singing unto the Lord Jesus for many years as He thoroughly healed my soul. Now, my harp accompanies the Songs of the Lord from 2005, onward. All songs are based upon Zephaniah 3:17 and Colossians 3:16.