Bridging the Gap Between Muslims and Christians

Today I was blessed by a teaching that relates to one of my last prayers to the Lord. In light of the recent events by radical Muslim terrorism in Paris–and before that in Beirut, among many other attacks in the world by violent “Muslim” fighters–I had seen my heart grow weary, afraid and unloving toward the Muslim community at large. So some days ago I started praying to the Lord that He would help me love them instead, as He taught us to love even our enemies and to pray for them. I noticed a gradual shift away from fear and rejection afterwards!  As a bonus from Him, today I came across this teaching I am sharing below, about how to reach the Muslim community for Christ.  I know this comes from the Lord.  Continue reading →

La persecución a los cristianos y su impacto en el cristianismo occidental

Mártires cristianos etíopes

Una noticia hoy, no diferente de varias ya recibidas desde que ISIS apareció en pintura, masacrando y persiguiendo a los cristianos en el Medio Oriente, me hizo recordar múltiples versículos bíblicos en donde se nos recuerda a los creyentes en Cristo que no tenemos prometida una vida de comodidad y entretenimiento aquí en la tierra (¡sí en el cielo con el Señor!), como hoy se escucha falsamente en muchas iglesias cristianas. Continue reading →