Archive for September 24, 2015

Sep 24

1.5 Billion Muslims Celebrate the Sacrificial Lamb as 700 Die Without THE Sacrificial Lamb

2015 | by Clint | Category: Uncategorized

Two articles worth a read today:

Eid al-Adha: a surprising bridge between Islam and the gospel

Over 700 die in stampede at Mulsim Holy site

Learn more about Eid al-Adha here and here.

May our hearts break for the loss of life and the lostness of so many lives.

Pray especially for our SNAP families as they seek to share with friends the true meaning of God’s sacrificial lamb for and through Abraham.  And watch for opportunities to engage Muslims you know at work or in your neighborhood.  Find out more about their holiday.  Today is their Christmas equivalent.  Learn more, share more.

The nations rage, the kingdoms totter…

He makes wars cease to the ends of the earth;

He breaks the bow and shatters the spear;

He burns the chariots with fire.

Be still and know that I am God.

I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth.

Psalm 46:6a, 9-10