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John Ragon

5 Pillars – Alms Tax for the Poor and the Needy

Required Tax for the Poor and Needy (zakat) Islamic law requires Muslims to pay a tax, referred to as “alms” (zakat). This tax is usually a 2.5% tax levied on … Continue reading

John Ragon May 10, 2019
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John Ragon

5 Pillars: The 5 Daily Prayers of Islam

Five Daily Prayers (Salat ) Muslims are required to pray fives times each day, facing Mecca in the East. These prayers are delivered up to Allah at dawn, noon, mid-afternoon, sunset, … Continue reading

John Ragon May 9, 2019
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John Ragon

5 Pillars: The Muslim Profession of Faith

What are the Five Pillars of Islam? The five pillars of Islam summarize the daily obedience required of Muslims. Islam teaches that this is how obedience to Allah should show … Continue reading

John Ragon May 8, 2019
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John Ragon

Islamic Culture: Love and Respect Muslims, Locally and Globally

“If Christians are to understand their Muslim neighbors (locally and globally), love them as Christ commanded, and share with them effectively, it is necessary that we grasp how they understand … Continue reading

John Ragon May 7, 2019
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John Ragon

Intro to Islam: What do Muslims believe?

What do Muslims believe? Islam, like Christianity, finds its roots in Abraham of the Old Testament and is also a monotheistic religion. However, that is where the similarities end. Much … Continue reading

John Ragon May 6, 2019
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Ramadan Guide Intro: How to Love and Engage Muslims with the Gospel

This morning marked the start of Ramadan, the annual 30 days of fasting for Muslims around the world. This morning, 1.8 billion men, women, and children started their day worshipping … Continue reading

Snowbird Wilderness Outfitters May 5, 2019
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Respond: The Presence of the Lord in Times of Anxiety

Brody Holloway: Acts 18: Respond Conference: April 28, 2019 God may be doing any number of things when we suffer or endure difficulty and hardship. But, God never wastes our … Continue reading

Brody Holloway May 2, 2019
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Zach Mabry

Rethinking Game of Thrones

How are Christians supposed to think about Game of Thrones? Should we watch it? Should we avoid it? These are great questions that Christians have been asking for years. But, … Continue reading

Zach Mabry April 17, 2019
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Robert Lane

Religion, Science, & My Personal Philosophy on a Christian’s Education

By Robert Lane Education is impossible to avoid. We don’t choose to be educated or non-educated. The only option we have is what we are educated in and the level … Continue reading

Robert Lane April 16, 2019
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DNOW 2019: Take Hold of Eternal Life

Brody Holloway : 1 Timothy 6 : DNOW : March 30, 2019 To be a man or woman of God is the greatest, yet simplest description we could ask for … Continue reading

Brody Holloway April 3, 2019
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