One of the Genuine Benefits from 9/11

Last night I was with a dear friend of mine and was reminded once again of how long I have known him. Over the years his influence has brought together many Christian leaders in our metro area and as I was introduced to many new Christian leaders last night, we would ask each other howContinue reading “One of the Genuine Benefits from 9/11”

Links to Thoughts on 9/11 and Translations

Some thoughts from key leaders HERE about how Christian and Muslim relations are doing ten years after 9/11. Some thoughts HERE on the need for good translations, even ones we may not personally like. For me, personally, I am still working to become more comfortable with the Common English Bible. The NIV 2011 is byContinue reading “Links to Thoughts on 9/11 and Translations”

Ramadan, 9/11, and Prayer

One of the things I was thinking about for remembering 9/11 was actually visiting a mosque. Go to a Friday prayer. In the local mosques visitors are welcome. There is no expectation of following the prayers. Since I begin teaching next week and my Fridays will be too busy, I went today. It is aContinue reading “Ramadan, 9/11, and Prayer”