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Archive for July, 2010

-Iran’s President is Preparing His Nation for War

Thursday, July 29th, 2010

There have been numerous times in the last couple of months that major leaders in Iran have talked about a coming war with the USA and Israel. Just last week President Ahmadinejad claimed that the United States was preparing to attack two countries by November. Also a couple of weeks ago the Ayatollah Khamenei claimed […]

-Is This a Good Idea?: Florida Church Plans to Burn Qurans on 9/11 Anniversary

Wednesday, July 28th, 2010

(Image by pcorreia via Flickr) Is this a good Idea? A Florida Church plans to burn Qurans on the 10th anniversary of 9/11/01. No! Not a good idea at all. Jesus teaches us to treat others like we would want to be treated. Since this will unnecessarily offend thousands of Muslims it really doesn’t pass […]

-Should Christians ‘Be Fruitful and Multiply’?

Tuesday, July 27th, 2010

(Image via Wikipedia) Should Christians ‘be fruitful and multiply’? Yes, according to Daniel Akin, president, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary: “There is a scriptural mandate for it, and you have admonitions in the psalms that speak of the blessedness of God providing many children to a husband and wife. And there’s a general tenor throughout scripture […]

-Ayatollah Khamenei Commands All Muslims to Follow His Orders

Monday, July 26th, 2010

(Image via Wikipedia) Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei created a controversy among Muslims when he issued a fatwa (a religious edict) last Tuesday claiming ultimate spiritual authority on Earth. He demanded that all Islam should “obey him” as the “representative of the Prophet Muhammad and [Shi’ism’s] 12th Imam on Earth.” Among the Shi’ite faction […]

-This week: Among the Muslim Fanatics

Sunday, July 25th, 2010

Here’s links to just a few of the more radical incidents involving Muslim fanatics reported this week: -2 Pakistani Christians Accused of Blasphemy Killed Leaving Courthouse -Muslim attack on Christian village in Nigeria kills 8: army -Jordanian shoots rape victim niece in ’honour killing’ -Jihadists behead six police in Afghanistan -Pentecostal Pastor Shot Dead In […]

-University Tells Student to Abandon Christian Faith or Else

Saturday, July 24th, 2010

AUGUSTA, Ga. (News release from ADF): “Attorneys with the Alliance Defense Fund filed suit against Augusta State University Wednesday on behalf of a counseling student told that her Christian beliefs are unethical and incompatible with the prevailing views of the counseling profession. The student, Jennifer Keeton, has been told to stop sharing her beliefs with […]

-An Excuse to Regulate and Control Blogging?

Saturday, July 24th, 2010

Here’s a couple of CNN hosts discussing the possibility of regulating and controlling the Internet and particularly blogging. Response: An over-the-top response to the ‘Sherrod incident’. Many in government and the MSM would love to control the Internet. It has become the ‘wild west’ when it comes to ‘free speech’ and an alternate source of […]

-Vietnam: House Church Attacked During Worship

Friday, July 23rd, 2010

HO CHI MINH CITY, July 23 (Compass Direct News): “A gang of youths on Sunday (July 18) attacked a house church as the congregation worshiped in Xi Thoai village in Phu Yen Province on Vietnam’s south central coast, Christian sources said.” The youths smashed furniture, burned Christian books and stole more than $3,000 in the […]

-Wichita City Council Plans to Keep Praying

Thursday, July 22nd, 2010

The Wichita City Council in Kansas say they will continue having invocations before each meeting regardless of complaints by the local chapter of Americans United for Separation of Church and State. The prayers will also continue to be diverse and reflect the different religions in the community. Councilman Paul Gray reflected on the Constitution and […]

Penn Jillette: “We haven’t tacked Islam because we have families”

Wednesday, July 21st, 2010

(Image via Wikipedia) Last month in a magazine interview Penn Jillette of the famed Penn and Teller comedy duo admitted that there were certain religious groups that they will never go after in their hard hitting TV comedy shows. First of all  “Scientology because Showtime doesn’t want us to.” and Islam because..well guess why: Q: […]