The Ebola outbreak is spreading exponentially, and it has the likelihood to travel outside West Africa. The United States and some European nations are sending military resources to combat the outbreak. There is also a respiratory ailment sickening a lot of children in the United States. There is talk that the large number of immigrants from South America which came through the American border had ailments and diseases that went unchecked. The American government is not stating where these people are located. The world is heading down a very dangerous road.
The fourth seal speaks of disease and death. We are not there yet for other events must happen first. However, we see events that are building to that moment in time. The governments of the world will control their population more as events like this happen. Governments love to take a crisis and use it for their own benefit. God told us governments are like beasts, and the worse of them all will be the government of the last days.
It can get scary seeing all the pain and suffering in the world. Sin entered into this world through Adam, and it was paid for with the life of the Second Adam, Jesus Christ. If you put your trust in the Second Adam, then the affects of the First Adam will have no affect on you throughout eternity. Even now, God’s Spirit has renewed you from the inside, and soon you will experience the full redemption on that day that creation will be in awe (Romans chapter 8).