The second chapter of Searching Below the Surface examines the difference between biblical inspiration and the Islamic sense of revelation. Here are a few tips on better teaching about Inspiration in the Muslim context.[Read more…] about Teaching Inspiration in a Muslim Context
My book Searching Below the Surface explores the nature of Oneness in the Bible and Quran. Many approaches exist for teaching these ideas, and here are a few helpful ideas for contrasting these two ideas. In addition, these are extra notes not found in the book, which may help one teach or study these ideas more.[Read more…] about Tips for Teaching about the Oneness of God
In reading, Searching Below the Surface: A Deeper Look at Covenant and Contract, one expects simple answers to complex issues. However, exploring a much-needed contrast between how the God of the Bible functions in a covenant manner and the Islamic Allah in a contractual way will take the reader into a Scripture dig. The foundations help one to understand marriage as an outcome of these beliefs, leading each of us to discover why biblical marriage is covenantal, not contractual – like Islam.[Read more…] about Searching Below the Surface – Looking into unexpected Islamic ideas.