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#LondonAttack – ‘Enough is enough’!

If we tried to understand Jesus through the behaviour of the IRA we would end up in ‘cloud-cuckoo-land’. Yet while it’s harder to deny the causal-link between Muhammed and the behaviour of Islamists, the link needs to be nuanced by Christians otherwise we become part of the problem ourselves. The […]

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Manchester Arena – the ultimate bullying tactic

ISIS is like a wounded animal lashing out with venom against a perceived enemy – the godless West. Its online recruitment of disaffected ‘losers’ (i.e. a Trumpism) is working in that it has turned one sympathiser into a collaborator with deadly effect at Manchester Arena on 22 May.  I’m sitting […]

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A tale of two queens?

Apart from Queen Rania the Jordanian queen-consort to King Abdulla, I know of no queen anywhere in the Muslim world. So who would have thought that another kind of “queen” would be used to powerfully assist the internal ‘reformation’ that’s going on within the household of Islam. Queen No.1 – […]

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Apocalypse now?

The situation in the Middle East is now moving too fast for American and British foreign policy to keep up. The Christians of the Middle East are now in mortal danger and the future of the church in the region finds itself on the critical list. The aim of hardline […]

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Miracles among Muslims

Marilyn Hickey recently visited Indonesia to speak in Jakarta and Solo. The archipelago nation with more than 17,000 islands, Indonesia has the largest Muslim population on earth. Indonesians are open to the gospel, especially to healing and miracles. Marilyn identified how Jesus can be seen in every book of the […]

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The Egyptian Revolution

It feels strange for me to see TV News coverage from Tahrir Square, Cairo. I lived just off the Square for several years. Someone I grew to respect was Ramez Attallah, General Director of the Bible Society of Egypt. He recently sent me a report I think may be helpful […]

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The Way to Armageddon – Part 2

The, so called, ‘Arab Spring’ is a complex phenomenon. Although, one underlying dynamic – a common-denominator behind all of the uprisings – is that Arabised peoples are dissociating themselves from their past repressive regimes.  In an increasingly globalised world, they favour the personal freedoms they see being enjoyed in the […]

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Is this the way to Armageddon?

In an earlier blog I spoke about the unreported side of what’s going on in Egypt – namely the valiant and prophetic stance of its church, which is prepared to suffer abuse if it is the price of a free Egypt. It now appears that mayhem is rampant again in […]

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Egypt Will Not Implode: The encouraging story untold by western media

The ‘grace and truth’ perspective helps identify what the media often misses, due to an inability to interpret events that have a spiritual significance in the, so called, Muslim world. Here is a typical case in point. God is working his purpose out in the midst of suffering as we […]

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