Jihad--Literally means ‘to strive’ or ‘to exert to the utmost.’ In Islamic parlance it signifies all forms of striving, including armed struggle, aimed at making the Word of Allah prevail. Jihad strives with a motive of hatred & and a goal of destruction of their enemies. If hatred is such a strong motivator, how come we keep hearing that Islam is a "religion of peace?"
@kanyewest released a new single, "Wash Us in the Blood" we hope to encourage Mr. West to grow in his faith and this is an effort to encourage that by Micheal Johnson. He is a member at my church who grew up listening to Kanye and was genuinely surprised and joyful to see Kanye express faith in Christ.
My wife wrote this article a year ago. On the text in 1 Peter 3 about the woman being a "weaker vessel." Encouraged by her faithfulness to Scripture and counter-cultural stance. She is such a gift of God's grace to our family.
This book matters right now. With the mess going on between the different sides of this issue, it's evident that Christians need to be discussing this. So, whether you agree with Nash or not, let's all heed his advice to be learners and discuss this--hearing both sides.