ABTS peace-building initiatives promote understanding between Christians and Muslims – Mission Network News

Lebanon (MNN) — The more tragedies and hardships that hit countries and cities, the more communities splinter, drawing dividing lines and focusing on themselves. But even during trying circumstances, the Arab Baptist Theological Seminary (ABTS) looks to build bridges and foster friendship between Christians and Muslims through its Institute of Middle East Studies (IMES) peace-building... Read more

Christians lose as Hindus, Muslims face off in India – Mission Network News

India (MNN) — Recent developments in India pit Hindus against Muslims, the countrys largest religious minority. According to Greg Musselman with Voice of the Martyrs Canada, Christians lose either way. Youve got these tensions rising up between the Muslims and the Hindus, and Christians are getting caught in it, Musselman says. As followers of Jesus,... Read more

Do Christians and Muslims Worship the Same God?

On December 10, 2015, a Facebook post reignited debate over a 1,400-year-old question. At the center of the debate was Dr. Larycia Hawkins, a professor at Wheaton College who posted a message to her personal Facebook page: I stand in religious solidarity with Muslims because they, like me, a Christian, are people of the book.... Read more

International community condemns China’s treatment of Uighur Muslims – Mission Network News

China (MNN) China currently finds itself in the middle of a political firestorm. Its treatment of Uighur Muslims has caused international outrage. China continues to deny allegations of mistreatment, despite video footage of Uighur Muslims blindfolded and forced to kneel on the ground in rows. These people have also been subjected to forced labor and... Read more

Thousands of Iranian Muslims Accept Christ in Spiritual ‘Pandemic of Hope’

Thousands of Iranian Muslims Accept Christ in Spiritual 'Pandemic of Hope' As Iran continues to struggle with the coronavirus pandemic, internal strife and its conflict with Israel, many of its Muslim citizens are turning to Jesus Christ.According to CBN News, despite the Iranian government issuing a show of force by conducting executions, such... Read more

Radical Muslims Protest Sudan’s Abolishment of Apostasy, other Islamist Laws

Radical Muslims Protest Sudan's Abolishment of Apostasy, other Islamist Laws JUBA, South Sudan, July 17, 2020 (Morning Star News) Radical Muslims in Sudan took to the streets on July 17 to protest the transitional governments adoption of amendments to decriminalize apostasy and repeal other Islamist laws.The apostasy law has been used for more... Read more

Nigeria’s Christians are silently suffering the same fate as Rohingya Muslims

"Many of the tens of thousands of silently slaughtered souls are Christians."World Watch MonitorA lot has been made in recent weeks of the Black Lives Matter campaign to take down statues, root out racism and defund the police. Yet for all the uproar and at times vandalism, little has been made of the routine slaughter... Read more

Radical Muslims Beat 21-Year-Old Christian Woman Unconscious in Kenya

Radical Muslims Beat 21-Year-Old Christian Woman Unconscious in Kenya NAIROBI, Kenya, July 9, 2020 (Morning Star News) Hard-line Muslims in Isiolo, Kenya last month beat unconscious a 21-year-old Christian woman, a member of a family from Somalia that fled persecution in Nairobi in 2019, sources said.In the June 4 attack on Fozia (surname... Read more

Methods to pray for Muslims in lockdown throughout Ramadan

[ad_1] Worldwide (MNN) — It'll be a really totally different Ramadan this yr for Muslims world wide with the coronavirus pandemic nonetheless protecting many nations on lockdown. The 30-day vacation of fasting and prayer begins tonight at nightfall. Nevertheless, mosques wont be holding gatherings for Ramadan prayers. Households and buddies wont be coming collectively to... Read more

Unraveling the sample: why former Muslims go away Christianity – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Worldwide (MNN) — Any time somebody locations their religion and eternity in Jesus Christs arms is a second price celebrating. However is it attainable to have fun too quickly? George Houssney, founder and president of Horizons Worldwide, has had 50 years of ministry alongside Muslims. Throughout that point, he has seen many Muslims convert... Read more

Scripture booklet for Wolof Muslims nearly completed – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Senegal (MNN) — In West Africa, a area plagued by army coups and Islamic terrorism, Senegal stands as a pillar of peace and stability. pray for West Africa. Some analysts attribute these traits to the widespread affect of Sufi Islam; Muslims comprise 90- to 95-percent of the countrys inhabitants. Among the many Wolof individuals,... Read more

Tips on how to attain Deaf Muslims for Christ – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Worldwide (MNN) — Many experiences on Mission Community Information describe how God is transferring within the Muslim world. At present, a Deaf believer describes how God’s Spirit is stirring Deaf Muslim hearts. A believer effectively name Zed was born Deaf to Muslim dad and mom in Central Asia. Via an interpreter, Zed describes how... Read more

Muslims pour into Christmas companies in Indonesia – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Indonesia (MNN) — What occurs when Christians host Christmas companies within the largest Muslim-majority nation on the planet? In line with Bruce Allen of FMI, what occurs in Indonesia round Christmastime nothing wanting a Christmas miracle. Added Safety Technically, Christianity is protected by Indonesias structure. However with someplace round 6,000 inhabited islands, locals usually... Read more

Muslims, missions, and music reflecting on Christ’s second coming

[ad_1] USA (MNN) — Do you know there are nonetheless over 1,000 Muslim folks teams who've by no means heard the true Gospel of Jesus Christ? Frontiers USA hopes to vary that. Perry LaHaie with Frontiers says, We wish to see viral actions of the Gospel amongst each Muslim folks group by 2025 and past.... Read more

Love Muslims. Proclaim Jesus Is Son of God.

[ad_1] Muslims are likely to ask Christians a typical set of questions. Some are quicksand Unwell admit attempting to keep away from. As an illustration, Ive been requested repeatedly if I help Western navy intervention within the Center East. Equally precarious and open-ended, Muslims are sometimes curious what Christians consider Mohammed. These questions and others... Read more

Tips on how to pray for Shia Muslims throughout Ashura – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Worldwide (MNN) Sunni and Shia Muslims observe Ashura for various causes and in numerous methods. For some, Ashura is the day Noah exited the Ark and the Israelites escaped Egypt. For the minority Shia department of Islam, which makes up 10 % of Muslims worldwide, Ashura mourns the martyrdom of Mohammeds grandson Husayn ibn... Read more

Muslims flip to Christ whereas politicians discard Syria – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Syria (MNN) — The U.S. President could also be prepared to surrender on Syria, however a congressional committee says no. On Tuesday, the Syria Research Group issued an 80-page report urging U.S. leaders to keep up an energetic presence and navy strain in Syria. Panel members penned this within the studies government abstract: The... Read more