The head of a Messianic Jewish ministry believes a victory for
Obama in November would be a sign that the United States is under
The Democratic Party sparked a public
relations nightmare at its convention last week when it eliminated
references to God and to Jerusalem as Israel's capital from its
official platform. Even though convention leaders put both
references back in, it was apparent by the voice votes taken three
times that many, if not most, of the Democratic delegates wanted to
keep God out of the equation.
Jan Markell, founder and director of Olive Tree
Ministries, says the Democratic Party is "corrupt" and morally
"I find it difficult to believe honestly that God would reward a
political party that not only denies Him three times, but also just
so seriously turns their back on Israel," she offers. "So, this
party is a corrupt, bankrupt party."
With that in mind, Markell suggests an Obama victory means only
"If God rewards them with a victory, then I have to believe it's
a further judgment on us, because I can't imagine God being on the
side of this kind of darkness," she says. "I just can't!"
The Olive Tree Ministries founder adds that she trembles at the
thought of God's judgment on the nation.