Category Archives: religion

David Harsanyi: Obama’s Mosque Speech Was A Dangerous Fantasy For eight years now, the president has reprimanded the American people for their attitudes about Islam. And Barack Obama’s big speech to the Islamic Society of Baltimore — granted, filled with many harmless platitudes — … Continue reading

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When Are You Going To Say, “Enough!”

The other day, I was watching a special about the fall of the Berlin Wall, wherein an East German escapee said that people who have only known freedom cannot imagine what it is like to live under an oppressive government. … Continue reading

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Life As A Bridal Minister

Since returning to Japan, I have been involved in many projects to earn a living for myself and my family, and as a seminary graduate I sometimes work part-time in Japan’s bridal industry. The bridal industry in Japan has a … Continue reading

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The Problem With Friendship Evangelism

Yesterday, I was waiting for a train at a distant train station when I found myself cornered by a stranger who wanted to talk. We got on the same train, so the conversation continued for about another hour until he … Continue reading

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The Good Samaritan, Revisited

Once a wealthy African-American had to do business in Miami. After picking up his rental car at the airport, he began to drive downtown. However, as he had never been to Miami, he got lost, and stopped at a service … Continue reading

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Iranian Young People Arrested For Dancing To “Happy”

Six Iranian young people got together to make a video showing themselves in Tehran dancing to Pharrell’s song “Happy”. According to Neda, one of the stars of the video, they wanted to show that Iran’s young people “have moments of … Continue reading

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Faith: The Substance Of Things Hoped For

Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen. Hebrews 11: 1. Before we can define “faith”, we must first define “hope”, as the Bible says that “faith is the substance of things hoped … Continue reading

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