John Ragon

Ramadan 16: Did Jesus Really Claim to be God?

We’ve noted that all of Scripture points to Jesus, but what did Jesus say about Himself? Did He really claim to be God? Does Islam have any ground to stand on when they claim Jesus denied He was God? “For … Continue reading

John Ragon May 20, 2019
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John Ragon

Ramadan 15: What Does the Bible Say About Jesus?

The most vital thing for each of us is to know and follow Jesus Christ as our personal Lord and Savior. For most of us in the American church, this is easy to agree on. If we want to grow … Continue reading

John Ragon May 19, 2019
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Ramadan prayer – India

Summary of India Eighty percent of Indians are Hindu, but India still boasts the third largest Muslim population. Soon after India gained independence from Great Britain, Muslims desired to have their own region in which to worship — founding Pakistan … Continue reading

Snowbird Wilderness Outfitters May 18, 2019
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Ramadan prayer – Pakistan

Summary of Pakistan Pakistan is a hot, dry country that borders India, China, Afghanistan, and Iran. The people have been through several major wars in the past century, and continued conflicts with India have left their people with very little … Continue reading

Snowbird Wilderness Outfitters May 17, 2019
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Ramadan: Fight the Common Fears that Halt Our Faithfulness

We’ve been learning a lot about what Muslims believe, but mere knowledge doesn’t get us very far along toward sharing the message of Jesus with those lost in the lies of Islam. Loving a culture or having a burden for … Continue reading

Snowbird Wilderness Outfitters May 16, 2019
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Ramadan Day 11: Courage & Terror in the Middle East

This story is from a former missionary that served as a teacher to Muslim students in the Middle East. The Taliban eventually pushed out all American-based schools in the area and she was forced to return to the United States. … Continue reading

Snowbird Wilderness Outfitters May 15, 2019
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Zach Mabry

The Virtue of Running Toward Danger

Kendrick Castillo and Riley Howard made headlines last week because of their bravery in the face of evil. They sacrificed their lives for the lives of others and our nation looks on their final acts of bravery with honor. And … Continue reading

Zach Mabry May 14, 2019
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John Ragon

5 Pillars – Pilgrimage to Mecca, Saudi Arabia

The Pilgrimage to Mecca (hajj) Every Muslim with the financial and physical ability to travel is required to take at least one trip to the Islamic holy city of Mecca (in present-day Saudi Arabia). The Cave of Hira, where Muslims … Continue reading

John Ragon May 14, 2019
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John Ragon

5 Pillars – 30 Days of Fasting During Ramadan

Ramadan Fasting (sawm) The month of Ramadan commemorates the time when the Qur’an was handed down to Muhammad, and the Qur’an directs all healthy adults to participate. During the ninth month of the lunar calendar, Muslims attempt to show their … Continue reading

John Ragon May 13, 2019
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Ramadan prayer – Iran

Summary of Iran Iran has 95 people groups within its borders, and most of them are unreached (less than 2% Christian). However, the Joshua Project has pointed out that Iran has one of the largest growth rates of Evangelical Christianity(19.6%). … Continue reading

Snowbird Wilderness Outfitters May 12, 2019
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