Headline: Church Attacks Labour for Betraying Christians

Friends, I came across this interesting article at Foxnews.com: Church of England: Government Favors Islam. I followed an external link to the Timesonline where the headline in my post title is derived from: Church Attacks Labour for Betraying Christians. I’ll disregard the foxnews story since it is little more than a summary and skip directly… Continue reading Headline: Church Attacks Labour for Betraying Christians

Hitting the Big Time. *Sniff* “I’d Like to Thank…” *Sniff*

Friends, I just want you to know that I have arrived! After 13 months of blogging here at wordpress my moment is finally here: I have been linked at Wikipedia! That’s right, Wikipedia! I wrote this post about an Iranian film that is a sort of ‘response’ to Mel Gibson’s The Passion of the Christ… Continue reading Hitting the Big Time. *Sniff* “I’d Like to Thank…” *Sniff*

Persecution of Christians and Prosperity Planes

Friends, I came across this story at the Christian Post concerning the nation of Jordan and the expulsion of Christians. The article says: The Muslim-majority country of Jordan acknowledged Wednesday that it expelled foreign Christians for illegal preaching under what it claims was the guise of charity work. The announcement is the first official acknowledgment… Continue reading Persecution of Christians and Prosperity Planes

An Islamic View of the Messiah: A New Film about a Cross-less Christ

Friends, It has always been a popular thing to make movies about Jesus. Mel Gibson made one and so have many others. Now it turns out that Muslims are getting in on the action. This link connects to an interview with an Iranian man who made a film about Jesus ‘from a Muslim point of… Continue reading An Islamic View of the Messiah: A New Film about a Cross-less Christ

More Irony: Catholics and Muslims Band Together for a Common Cause

Friends, This story was reported on January 5, 2008 by the Christian Post: Vatican Announces ‘Historic’ Catholic-Muslim Meeting for Spring. I will quote the relevant part of the article: In the Muslim letter, the 138 scholars focused on the commonality between Islam and Christianity – love for God and love for one’s neighbor. They also highlighted… Continue reading More Irony: Catholics and Muslims Band Together for a Common Cause

Primer on Islam, pts 8 & 9

Friends, In my ongoing public service blog posts, I am continuing to bring you timely updates on the religion of Islam. I fully realize you cannot define an entire religion by a few nut-jobs, but by and large these stories are representative of something much more insidious than appears on the surface of Islam. I… Continue reading Primer on Islam, pts 8 & 9

Grace as Undeserved Love, Luke 6:27-36

Friends, Here is part two in my series on Grace. This sermon is from Luke 6:27-36. Thanks for stopping by. jerry A Short Series of Sermons on God’s Grace Luke’s Gospel Luke 6:27-36 Grace as Undeserved Love “But I tell you who hear me: Love your enemies, do good to those who hate you, 28bless… Continue reading Grace as Undeserved Love, Luke 6:27-36