Apologetics, Biblical Doctrines, Christian Living, Church, Culture & Society

Life, or Death? Allah, or Jesus?

This is Shared as a True Story Attributed to the Leader of a Prison Ministry, Rick Mathes I attended my annual training session that's required for maintaining my state prison security clearance. During the training session there was a presentation by three speakers representing the Roman Catholic, Protestant and Muslim faiths, who explained each of their… Continue reading Life, or Death? Allah, or Jesus?

Christian Living, Church, Church history, Culture & Society, Faith, World Religions

“COME OUT WITH YOUR HANDS UP!”

Sometime in late February, 2015, a SWAT team surrounded a home in Port St. Lucie, Florida, where some Christians were known to live. A large man from a government agency, dressed in black body armor, placed a megaphone to his lips and spoke with a Middle Eastern accent. “I AM A GOVERNMENT AGENT! COME OUT… Continue reading “COME OUT WITH YOUR HANDS UP!”

Culture & Society, Death & Dying, Faith, God, Jesus, & the Holy Spirit, Heaven

Islam and the Atonement

It is instructive to note that the Koran mentions Jesus on several occasions. The Koran calls Jesus the Messiah. He is called a Word from Allah, and, the Spirit of Allah. The Koran claims Jesus was born of the virgin, Mary. Jesus did many miracles, including raising people from the dead. Jesus is alive today,… Continue reading Islam and the Atonement

Biblical Doctrines, Faith, God, Jesus, & the Holy Spirit, World Religions

Islam and the Doctrine of the Trinity

A GREAT MYSTERY The Koran is filled with passages declaring that God is One God, alone. Therefore, they cannot conceive of God being One in essence but three in persons: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. Muslims believe that the gift of Islam is the gift to the world of pure monotheism. On this point, the… Continue reading Islam and the Doctrine of the Trinity

Culture & Society, Death & Dying, Faith, God, Jesus, & the Holy Spirit, World Religions

The Crescent Challenges the Cross

Because there are between five to seven million Muslims living in America, it is important to understand Islam. Islam should not be reduced to simplicity as a violent religion, and dismissed. While Islam obviously promotes violence, not all Muslim embrace that facet of the religion. Supporters of Islam would point out that it has a… Continue reading The Crescent Challenges the Cross

Church, Culture & Society

The Big Lie of Islam

“It is the absolute right of the State to supervise the formation of public opinion.” -Joseph Goebbels  “If you tell a lie big enough and keep repeating it, people will eventually come to believe it. The lie can be maintained only for such time as the State can shield the people from the political, economic… Continue reading The Big Lie of Islam