Middle East

"And as for Ishmael, I have heard you. Behold, I have blessed him, and will make him fruitful, and will multiply him exceedingly. He shall beget twelve princes, and I will make him a great nation" (Genesis 17:20).

The story of the Middle East—from the reasons for its current state of strife to its ultimate role in the end of the world—are contained within the pages of your Bible. Discover how below.

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A blog post by Darris McNeely

Revelations this week that senior members of President Obama’s administration have resorted to speaking of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in a derogatory manner are disturbing. It was revealed this week that Mr. Netanyahu has been called “chicken****” and a “coward.” Deliberately leaking these comments to the press shows others deficiencies I won’t comment on here.

Posted October 31, 2014 | 0 comments
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A blog post by Darris McNeely
ISIS, Evil and the Day of Atonement

Evil can only be overcome by force. That’s the hard lesson the United States is learning as it leads another coalition to move into the Middle East to destroy another Hydra-headed monster. ISIS is a manifestation of evil that should teach us a vital lesson about dealing with evil in today’s world.

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A blog post by Carolyn Prater

A few days ago, I watched one of the videos showing members of a terrorist group in Iraq killing truckloads of people. Most of the victims were young men. Bullets were put into heads by cold, cruel hands. It was a blood bath. It is the face of pure evil.

Posted August 8, 2014 | 4 comments
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A blog post by Mitchell Moss

On my way to work this morning, NPR's Morning Edition played an interview with an author that caught my attention. "Is democracy compatible with a country where there's a large Islamist movement?" is the fundamental question asked by Shadi Hamid in his book Temptations of Power: Islamists and Illiberal Democracy in a New Middle East. 

Posted April 1, 2014 | 0 comments

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Middle East Sermons

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The Middle East in Bible Prophecy

The Middle East in Bible Prophecy

Terrorist attacks that have shocked the entire world also brought home the fact that the Middle East impacts all of us, regardless of where we live.

الشرق الأوسط في نبؤات الكتاب المقدس

الشرق الأوسط في نبؤات الكتاب المقدس

إن هجمات الإرهاب التي هزَت العالم بأجمعه جعلتنا ندرك ان واقع الشرق الأوسط يؤثر علينا جميعاً أينما أقمنا.

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