I wish I knew how to format this across all the social media formats so it would like those crazy “click bait” stories that say something like… “What he saw when he opened the door shocked him…” Something like that.
Tag Archives: Muslims
Night of Power
This is a “Night of Power” for Muslims during Ramadan. It is a night remembering Muhammad and how he received his revelations. It is a day like this we intercede, asking God to reveal himself in true power as Muslims turn again to prayer.
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”
The Beginning of Ramadan
Ramadan has begun for Muslims around the world. It is a month of fasting, prayer, and soul searching. It is a great time to pray for my Muslim friends. Yes… friends. I have been invited to join a very dear friend at his mosque one time to break the fast. There is a particular congresswoman IContinue reading “The Beginning of Ramadan”
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”