(By Cindy Jacobs) “Righteousness exalts a nation, but sin is a reproach to any people” (Prov. 14:34). When the Apostolic Council of Prophetic Elders met in November 2015, I asked them, “Do you have a word about the elections?” In my opinion, this strategic gathering that includes some of the most respected prophets in the United States is a highlight for my year. We prayed and listened to the Lord. The only thing He said to us was that He was preparing a patriot for the nation, and, if we prayed, that person would win the elections. It was frustrating!

However, God had admonished us to pray for just such a person, and pray we did. This was puzzling, as we have received very accurate and broad-sweeping prophecies in the past. For instance, we were shown that the E.U. would fragment. We were told the U.S. dollar would remain a haven for investors and, in the midst of worldwide shaking, it remained so. Then, we were shown that economy of Europe would shake and while this would affect the U.S., we would not have 2008 meltdown. READ MORE