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A Thoughtful Response to Trump

Donald Trump is a rock star on today’s political scene and his recent comments suggesting a ban on all Muslims entering the U.S. has had broad appeal with many.  I find his words chilling because I believe that within them are the seeds of persecution that will come to haunt the Christian church in the years to come.  Russell Moore, president of the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention has spoken what I believe are some wise…

Islam

Christians have a special duty as ambassadors of Christ to speak the truth.  When we denigrate and demonize people of other faiths based on our own ignorance, we do far greater harm than good for the cause of Christ.  If you heard someone speaking about Christianity using Westboro Baptist Church as an example of what we believe, you would dismiss them as ignorant and would probably not be interested in hearing more of what they have to say.  Therefore, if…