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Theological in nature

  1. Jesus and Mohammad...part 3

    'The Importance of History'

    In the last part, I talked about the broad difference between the Quran and the Bible. Simply put, the Bible, as an historic document, contains the background needed to interpret what is written. The Quran, as a book, does not. The historic interpretation, and indeed much of the interpretation of the Quran itself, must come from other documents called 'Hadiths', which are, basically, written by authors to explain the historic context of certain parts ...
  2. James..part 28

    'Divine Jealousy'

    8 But God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us. Romans 5

    4 But because of his great love for us, God, who is rich in mercy, ...Eph. 2

    16 May our Lord Jesus Christ himself and God our Father, who loved us and by his grace gave us eternal encouragement and good hope... 2 Thess. 2

    10 This is love: not that we loved God, but that he loved us and sent his Son as an atoning ...
    Theology , Poetry
  3. Jesus and Mohammad...part 2

    'Some History'

    Warning Note. This is longer than I wanted, but it is important. I am struggling to get you to see the structural differences that make the Biblical narrative easier to comprehend. It is this structure that the Koran lacks. The narrative structure of the Bible makes it easier to see and respond to what God is showing us. God bless...
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    Christianity is based in history; we believe ...
    Tags: bible, jesus, mohammad
    Theology , Teaching
  4. James...part 27

    Peaceful Wisdom

    15 The peace of Christ must control your hearts—a peace into which you were called in one body. And be thankful people. Col. 3:15

    2...Accept each other with love, 3 and make an effort to preserve the unity of the Spirit with the peace that ties you together. Eph. 4

    22 But the fruit of the Spirit is...peace Gal. 5

    6 Don’t be anxious about anything; rather bring up all of your requests to God in your prayers and petitions, ...
    Theology , Teaching
  5. Jesus and Mohammad...part 1


    From the early sixties and into the seventies, with the cultural revolution came a change in the way that generation wanted to look at 'religious experience'. It was, for many, a search for deeper meaning outside of what the older culture had to offer in religion and social values. One of those ways was the experience of Eastern religions. India was the 'Mecca' of choice, and visits to 'Ashrams' became a type of religious pilgrimage for many teens.
    It was ...
    Theology , Teaching