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SAVING THEIR ASSETS

I’m amazed when I read about these people that were swindled by that investor banker, Bernard Maddoff. Famous celebrities, head of sates, high ranking officials, charities, universities,… invested their money and overnight their lifetime savings gone, vanished in a Ponzi scam. People invested because they believed in the system, they were convinced that this way they can save their assets, and have some extra interest…

Friends, I believe that they will be people that they have hoping to save up for some pleasures, for some ambitions, for some security – to have more because the times are uncertain, for some peaceful life in this world, people who invested themselves here, everything here… And their selfish ambitions, and all these earthly plans will crumble, will vanish, when Jesus comes…

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