The average American has $4,000 worth of credit card debt. The United States national debt is over $17 trillion. The government’s solution to the crisis: keep spending money. This practice, known as deficit spending, has become the government’s new status quo. What happens when debtor nations realize the dollar has become worthless? America is about to suffer from a rude awakening as it continues its irresponsible spending habits. Once this crisis finishes America, who will be there to fill the void?
After the P5+1 deal with Iran last week, Iran has continued its plans to build nuclear facilities. The deal involving Iran is viewed as step in the right direction by Western powers; the problem now comes in keeping Israel from intervening. Israel is under fire by Western diplomats—it is now seen as a threat to the Geneva deal. The Bible reveals that the United States and Britain will actually work “against” Israel in these latter days.
In the midst of a power vacuum left in a post-American world, Bible prophecy says a German-led European Union will fill the void. God says the final resurrection of the Holy Roman Empire will be an unstable and volatile mixture of iron and clay (see Daniel 2:41-43). In looking at Europe today, you certainly see a clay-like group of weak nations, struggling through economic hardship. But in Germany today, there is definitely iron-like strength!