Tag Archives: Iraq War

Screw Your Hell-oween!

Tonight is Halloween, the festival that seems to never go away.  I remember working as a manager of Western English language teachers in Asia, and being forced by my boss to host a Halloween party.  I managed to get out … Continue reading

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We Need a New Reformation: a New Computer Not a Reboot

Recently some of my Evangelical friends are trying to convince me to stick with the Evangelical churches, so that I can have “fellowship” and be with the “Body of Christ”. One friend quoted Martin Luther King in two instances: Any … Continue reading

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Turtles Can Fly – Movie Review

Set in 2003 on the Turkish-Iraqi border where the Kurds have their homeland, Turtles Can Fly portrays the story of an enterprising group of orphans who are trying to survive the horrors of war.  13-year-old “Satellite” (Soran Ebrahim) marshals the … Continue reading

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Let’s Love Our Muslim Neighbours & Not Vilify Them

Today I found a website of a Christian ministry of a preacher who converted from Islam to Christianity.  On the site, he said: “Our mission is to educate the Church about the danger of Islam and teach ways to win … Continue reading

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Letter to an Atheist

  As an ex-Evangelical who followed that system for 30 years, I was relieved to see the above-mentioned article, which I also made brief comments on in my own blog. Why I read your post on “Why Christianity Is False”, … Continue reading

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Blayer on a Dark August Morning

Chichelh Siyam, Father in the Heavens, It’s dark out there now.  It’s early. You are great.  And awe-inspiring.  Your name is feared among the nations. Here I am, your child, even though my soul wasn’t created through procreation, only my … Continue reading

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