Table of Contents - Issue 48

Issue 48

Interviews with William Shepard, Paul & Adrienne Thompson, Patrick Sookhdeo

The Origins of Islam

Meeting Muslims

The Week that Changed the World

Journey into the Emerging Church

Windows on Islam

An interview with William Shepard
and Paul & Adrienne Thompson

Finding out about Islam. A scholar who has studied the religion for decades, and a couple who have lived and worked amongst Muslims for over 20 years, answer questions about the Qur'an, Islamic beliefs and practices, jihad, violence in Islam and the relationship between Islam and Christianity.

Meeting with Muslims

Adrienne & Paul Thompson


Christians in New Zealand are likely to come across Muslims: students, refugees, immigrants and even New Zealand converts to Islam. What sort of an approach to them will be helpful?

Origins of Islam

William Shepard


September 11 2001

Godfrey Rust


What is actually happening here? asks Godfrey Rust, as he considers the attack on the twin towers from various biblical standpoints.

More Questions about Islam

Patrick Sookhdeo speaks to Diane Benge

Patrick Sookhdeo, international director of the Institute for the Study of Islam and Christianity and the Barnabas Fund, answers questions about the nature of Islam and the effects the war on terrorism has had on both western perceptions of Islam and on the way Muslims present their faith to the West.

The Week that Changed the World

Andrea Candy

Andrea Candy shares her efforts to come to terms with the September 11 crisis and articulates some of the issues raised by the tragedy.

Journey into the Emerging Church

Mike Riddell, Mark Pierson and Cathy Kirkpatrick

Postmodernity is often referred to as the 'emerging culture'. In part II of our article on postmodernity we consider some of the ways in which postmodern thinking is likely to affect the church.

Diane Benge

Afghan Refugees & the Incarnation of God
On the Journey
Sheila Pritchard
Weaving Peace
77 Habits of Highly
Ineffective Christians

Chris Fabry

The Word Through Windows
David Crawley

More Poetry Please

Media Watch
Steven May

September 11
AncientFuture Worship
Mark Pierson
The Cockroach
Stephen Looi

Principal's Page
Brian Hathaway

Bible College of
New Zealand News

Amanda Sachtleben
Mike Smiler  
Book Reviews  
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