Christianity and Islam: What American Christians need to know about Muslims

Monthly Archives: January, 2016

Was Ishmael a “Mistake”? The Bible and Abraham’s First Son

Evangelical Christians share a love for God’s Word, the Bible. I started this website in order to help my fellow Evangelicals to apply biblical teaching to our relationships with Muslims … Continue reading

January 26, 2016 · 1 Comment

The Essence of Islam: The Shahada

“There is no god but God, and Muhammad is the prophet of God.” The Shahada is the THE key statement for Muslims. It is worthy of serious thought, not only … Continue reading

January 19, 2016 · 1 Comment

To Whom are Muslims (and Jews, and Mormons, and Jehovah’s Witnesses) Praying? Christians Want to Know!

As posted a few weeks ago, I am following the story of Alycia Hawkins, who was placed on administrative leave by Wheaton College in December. Last week, Wheaton announced that … Continue reading

January 17, 2016 · 4 Comments

ISIS/ ISIL, part 2 – A Response to Brother Rachid

Yes, I know I posted about ISIS last week, but an old friend asked me to comment on a video made by “Brother Rachid.” (I’m posting Glenn’s name because he … Continue reading

January 10, 2016 · 2 Comments

ISIS: “Real” Muslims, or Frauds?

ISIS, al-Qaeda, Boko Haram, the Taliban, and so on – we all know that these groups are linked to Islam. The connection is pretty obvious, so many politicians and media … Continue reading

January 5, 2016 · 5 Comments

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