Thomas Emlyn—Blasphemer or Advocate of Truth?

Thomas EmlynWHO was Thomas Emlyn, and what moved him to take a stand for truth? What might we learn from him that could help us today?

To answer those questions, we need to go back to the late 17th and early 18th centuries in England and Ireland. The Church of England then wielded considerable authority. Various Protestant groups and individuals were at odds with the church…more:

The Strangers

“Islam began as something strange, and it shall return to being something strange, so give glad tidings to the strangers.” The Meaning of “Strangeness”:  Many times in many situations the people that follow the religion of Allah feel a sense of…

How the Islamic Golden Age was Lost

Image result for How the Islamic Golden Age was LostStarting in the 7th century, a religious group emerged out of the Arabian Peninsula to fill half of the known world and create a world civilization. The rise and spread of Islam spurred a remarkable scientific and intellectual revolution. Muslim scientist excelled and made significant advances in mathematics, medicine, astronomy, optics, and chemistry. This period became known as the Golden Age of Islam….more:

Time to think: “12 “I still have many things to say to you, but you cannot bear them now. 13 When the Spirit of truth comes, he will guide you into all the truth, for he will not speak on his own authority, but whatever he hears he will speak, and he will declare to you the things that are to come. 14 He will glorify me, for he will take what is mine and declare it to you. 15 All that the Father has is mine; therefore I said that he will take what is mine and declare it to you”  (John 16:12-15English Standard Version..more