Prayercast: Islamic State


Up to 1.2 million people were displaced by the violence in Iraq in 2014 alone. Millions more live in fear. Massacres, beheadings, crucifixions, abductions, and sexual violence are rampant. Islamic State has attempted to eliminate entire Christian communities. As many as eight million people are Continue Reading

21 for 1


By Scott Redd The public martyrdom of twenty-one Egyptian Christians on the shores of the Mediterranean Sea was surely intended to serve the strategic purposes of ISIS in multiple ways. The public nature of the act gave cause to galvanize radical Muslims and further establish this conflict as one Continue Reading

Challenging Radical Islam

Islamic Extremism

By John A. Azumah The world is being subjected to horrific images of religious violence. The Islamic State (IS) in Iraq and Syria records its beheadings. Boko Haram in Nigeria parades hundreds of kidnapped schoolgirls. Al-Shabaab in Somalia attacks a shopping mall in Nairobi. These barbaric acts Continue Reading

Number of U.S. Muslims to Double

By Cathy Lynn Grossman, USA TODAY Updated 1/27/2011 2:29:00 PM | Muslims will be more than one-quarter of the Earth's population by 2030, according to a study released today by Garrett Hubbard in USA TODAY. By Garrett Hubbard, USA TODAY Umaid Qureshi leading an afternoon prayer for Continue Reading