Amiss is a very interesting word, that is powerful. This is the answer to many un-answered prayers for babes in Immanuel-Christ-Jesus. People are missing their marks and don't know why.
Amiss[James4:3] is = evil intent, greedy/covetousness, selfish. Wikipedia = not quite right, inappropriate, out of place, wrongly.
History over the past 2,015 years; especially over the past 100 years speaks loud and clear, that something is not quite right. This is not speaking of the World[chaos], but the church, and church-folks.
The same stuff [processed-food] of the World - is inside man's-house. The answer to over population should be practice the LORD's way; which is always Right. The World's answer is birth control in the form of Murder; which is always wrong. The spirit of Murder has found comfort in communities and man's-house.
They ask for peace and prosperity and get none from the LORD. The answer is in the Apostle James4:4 - "this adultery is friendship with the World[chaos] is enmity with the LORD." The acceptance of one, is the rejection of the Other-ONE. Quite often the poor-leaders have brought this Judgment to pass.
The O-jays "Give the people what they want." The Chi-lites "More power to the people." are just two of many Socialist songs along the way: brought to us by the Progressive movement that "rejected" our LORD via friendship and tolerance of the World. This could have been, and still can be stopped: "Repent, for the Kingdom of Heaven, is here." "Come out from Babylon.