Christianity and Islam

Madness That Must Play Itself Out

After yesterday's terrorist attack on London Bridge, I re-read this journal entry from November 16, 2015. I believe it speaks to the age we are in and wanted to share it with you.    The sun sets around 4:30 today. It seems that each year this catches me off guard - how quickly the daylight shrinks [...]

By |2017-06-05T13:02:19-07:00June 5th, 2017|Christianity and Islam, Culture|Comments Off on Madness That Must Play Itself Out

Matter Matters – The Importance Of Knowing Doctrine

John 1:1,14 – “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God…The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us.” There it is – Christmas in two sentences. The Word became flesh. God became human and was born into the earth – one of the most [...]

By |2017-05-20T18:37:14-07:00December 14th, 2015|Christian Doctrine, Christianity and Islam|Comments Off on Matter Matters – The Importance Of Knowing Doctrine

Terrorism Not ‘Islamic’?

Written September 11, 2014 On this 13th anniversary of 9/11, my mind is flying back to that terrible day – it is forever engraved on my thoughts. Who will ever forget those images of roiling fire and smoke rising up against that crisp blue sky? And we must not forget. For the same ideology and [...]

By |2017-05-20T18:37:14-07:00November 23rd, 2015|Christianity and Islam|Comments Off on Terrorism Not ‘Islamic’?

Why Blasphemy Is Fine With God

“And everyone who speaks a word against the Son of Man will be forgiven.” ~ Luke 12:10 Blaspheme: to speak of or address with irreverence; revile, abuse  It’s a remarkable thing Jesus says. This one who claimed to be the Son of Man (an Old Testament code word for Messiah – the promised, heaven-sent deliverer [...]

By |2017-05-20T18:37:14-07:00October 23rd, 2015|Christianity and Islam|Comments Off on Why Blasphemy Is Fine With God