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Deadly "Superbug" Spreading Globally
By Dr. Abri Brancken
Written: Friday, 19 April 2019 at 19:55

There is a deadly drug-resistant strain of fungus known as Candida auris and it is spreading at a rapid rate across the globe. The U.S. Center for Disease Control (CDC) has called it a "serious global health threat." The fungus seems to affect people with weakened immune systems, the infirm and older people in hospitals. Reports from healthcare facilities in several countries have reported that... Read more.

The Dangers of Genetically Modified Food (GMO's)
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We are living in an age where we are witnessing ‘forceful evolution’ like never before. Our food is being artificially programmed into an evolution process that should never have been.

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The Dangers of Extreme Political Correctness
by Dr Abri Brancken

One of the greatest threats to the liberty and freedom of any individual, society or nation is the idea that in order to coexist and progress as a whole we need to embrace extreme political correctness. The political correctness movement has taken the world by storm, yet few people are aware of the dangers it presents. There is no doubt in my mind that... Read more.

A possible "Galactic Wave Of Energy" is coming – 26 Dec 2016
by Abri Brancken
Written: Sunday, 11 December 2016 at 18:11

Warning! Around 26 December 2016, a massive Galactic Wave of Energy will hit the Earth. At this stage, we are not sure what the effect or aftermath will be, but based on what happened in 2004 when a similar powerful galactic wave hit the earth, we might want to pay close attention to this coming burst of energy from space. Let me make it clear that I am not speaking prophetically. This article is NOT a prophecy. Neither am I saying that we will absolutely see catastrophic events happening around 26 December 2016. What I am saying is that my conclusions are based upon close observation and study and the data I have... Read more.

The Vatican and its “One World Religion”
by Dr Abri Brancken
Written: Tuesday, 30 August 2016 at 18:12

Over recent years we have seen an intensifying push by the Vatican in promoting the idea of a one world religion, joining together, into one, the world's three main monotheistic religions, Christianity, Judaism and Islam. This movement has no Biblical foundation and is, in fact, a declaration of war on... Read more.

The rejection of Biblical values
by Abri Brancken
Written: Thursday, 11 August 2016 at 16:46

The world as we know it is changing fast. So fast that many people do not know what to do about it, much less how to deal with the menacing challenges presenting itself daily on a global scale. I often ask people whether they have a sense that something in the world has changed over recent years... Read more.

The conCERNs about CERN
by Abri Brancken
Written: Tuesday, 2 August 2016 at 16:54

At this very moment in time there is an unparalleled scientific experiment taking place at the Franco-Swiss border near Geneva, Switzerland. While officially, the scientists in Geneva are performing complicated experiments to better understand our universe, not everyone is convinced... Read more. 

What might be coming soon
by Abri Brancken
Written: Thursday, 25 June 2015 10:19

Most of you who follow my work and ministry know that I spend a great deal of my time studying strategic world events and how they tie in with Biblical prophecy. I always aim to accurately apply exegetical and hermeneutical principles when it comes to Biblical interpretation, considering the context, history and ancient customs when applying Scriptural principles to our day and time. I am... Read more.

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge’s “Moral Dilemma”
by Abri Brancken
Written: 2014

In recent months the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has raised large amounts of money for research into ALS, (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis), also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease. ALS is a disease of the nerve cells in the human brain and spinal cord that control voluntary muscle movement. The ALS challenge involves... Read more. 

Saudi Arabia - An Economic Center of Gravity
by Abri Brancken
Written: 2011

In my previous article entitled 'The Global Oil Challenge' I mentioned how the uprisings in the Middle East can and probably will have a major effect on the global oil supply and prices. Today I want us to expand on the topic even more by taking a closer look at Saudi Arabia... Read more.

The Global Oil Challenge
by Abri Bracken
Written: 2011

There is a global spiritual shift taking place at this moment in time and we need to be aware of this. I am not going to expand and motivate my statement in this article, I will leave that for another time. Before we take a closer look at the global oil supply, let me just say that a number of things are going to change drastically in 2011, things that will influence the global political and economical climate forever... Read more.

An Arising Germany?
by Abri Brancken
Written: 2011

I have written this short article for no other reason but to simply bring an awareness to believers concerning Germany and the global role Germany is going to play in the future. If you are a Biblical scholar with an interest in eschatology and apocalyptic events, you will probably understand why it is important to be aware of Germany's state and position... Read more.

The Middle East Uprising... a window of opportunity
by Abri Brancken
Written: 2012 

A question posing itself to the Middle East is; Will the revolutions of Egypt and Tunisia have a greater ripple effect on surrounding Arab and Muslim nations? We have already seen signs thereof in Jordan, Yemen and, lately in Iran. Such social uprisings pose a major challenge to those governments standing on the receiving end of such revolutions... Read more.

The Egyptian uprising
by Abri Brancken
Written: 2011

In the light of what is happening in Egypt, many people are asking the question, 'what is going to happen to Israel if Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak's government is removed from office?' Egypt was the first country to sign a peace treaty with Israel and thus ensured stability on Israel's southern borders since 1979... Read more.

Syria - Critical times in the Middle East
by Abri Brancken
Written: 1 June 2013

I have decided to write this article in order to provide you with a quick overview of the current situation in the Middle East. Tensions are escalating at a drastic pace and I do believe that we need to understand the magnitude of what is happening right now. The ongoing conflict in Syria is for many a menacing conundrum where answers and clear direction seems to evade those trying to bring an end to the increasing instability and clashes within the country... Read more.

A nuclear Iran - Part 1
by Abri Brancken
Written: 2013

Over the past 2-3 years a lot has been said and written concerning Iran's nuclear development program and their intention to wipe Israel off the map. Sanctions have been implemented, but with little effect in halting Iran's nuclear program... Read more.

Turkey to double its army size?
by Abri Brancken
Written: 2013

Recently we have seen the Turkish media reporting that their country is planning on doubling the size of its army. Does Turkey need a bigger army? Well, to put it into perspective, Turkey has the largest army in the Middle East. Not only that, but the Turkish army is the second-largest army in NATO, second only to the United States... Read more.

Pope Benedict XVI resigns
by Abri Brancken
Written: 2013

It came as a great surprise to the world when the Vatican City announced that Pope Benedict XVI would resign on 28 February 2013. A number of questions arose after the announcement. Questions such as “who will be the successor?” “Why did the Pope really resign?” “Does this mark the start of a new era for Christendom?”... Read more.

Vatican Dogma - Is this scenario possible?
by Abri Brancken
Written: Friday, 31 May 2013 19:14

On the 12th of March I wrote an article about the resignation of Pope Benedict XVI in the context of the prediction given by Saint Malachy concerning the last Pope of the Catholic church. You might want to read that article as it will assist you in gaining greater understanding about the resignation of Pope Benedict XVI who was the first Pope to resign in 600 years... Read more.

The world economy under pressure
by Abri Brancken

If you have been keeping an eye on the news you will know that we have recently seen S&P (Standard & Poor) downgrade the U.S. Credit Rating from AAA to AA+ status. This is the first-ever downgrade of the nation's sterling credit rating. The U.S. has had AAA rating since 1917... Read more.

World food crisis - Part 1
by Abri Brancken
Written: 2011

The Financial Times published the following warning with regards to the coming global food crisis. “Fears of a food crisis swept the world's commodity markets as prices for staples such as corn, rice and wheat spiraled after the US warned of 'dramatically' lower supplies. A hot summer in the USA, droughts in countries including Russia and Brazil and heavy rain... Read more.

World food crisis - Part 2
by Abri Brancken
Written: 2011

A couple of months ago I wrote an article about the growing concern that the world might be heading towards a global food crisis. Over recent months I have heard reports and read countless articles confirming that we might be heading towards one of the greatest shortages in human history, food... Read more.

The effects of Osama bin Laden's death
by Abri Brancken
Written: June 2011

On 1 May 2011 Osama bin Laden was killed by US special forces in north-west Pakistan. As we all know, Osama bin Laden was the leader of al Qa’eda and the mastermind behind a number of international terrorist attacks. The announcement of his death was followed by mixed feelings and.. Read more.