Tag: #islam

CHURCH AND STATE: WHERE DOES RELIGION BELONG IN SCHOOL

“To or not to learn.” god in school God in schools has been a debate for years. And the obvious reason why there is no religion in schools is because we not only all have different belief systems. But we all have our own… Continue Reading “CHURCH AND STATE: WHERE DOES RELIGION BELONG IN SCHOOL”

WHY WE WORSHIP: THE CULTURE BEHIND RELIGION

“Why do we need it.” religion As a child I would go to church with my mother and watch how people would worship. And there was something of interest the way people would extend their hands up to the heavens. And it dawned on… Continue Reading “WHY WE WORSHIP: THE CULTURE BEHIND RELIGION”

A DWINDLING CONGREGATION: THE DRASTIC DECLINE OF THE BLACK CHURCH

“What we were for so long is dying so fast.” ¬† As a young child growing up, I attended church with my mother and two sisters every single Sunday. Since becoming an adult I attend less, not because of religious belief, but because of… Continue Reading “A DWINDLING CONGREGATION: THE DRASTIC DECLINE OF THE BLACK CHURCH”

IN THE LAST DAYS: WHY IS RELIGION DYING OFF IN SOCIETY

“Rapidly going away.” As a young man growing up in a Christian household, I can tell you all sorts of stories of the important role Christianity played in my upbringing. But there is something taking hold in society that generations did not see coming.… Continue Reading “IN THE LAST DAYS: WHY IS RELIGION DYING OFF IN SOCIETY”

CHURCH AND STATE: WHY RELIGION SHOULDN’T ENTER CERTAIN REALMS OF SOCIETY

“Too many contradictions to have both coexist.” The conversation regarding church and the state has been a topic of debate for decades. Should we include the religious practices of the Christian faith into our schools, workplace, or even leisure activities? And I for one… Continue Reading “CHURCH AND STATE: WHY RELIGION SHOULDN’T ENTER CERTAIN REALMS OF SOCIETY”

BANS! TWO CAN PLAY THAT GAME: IS AMERICA REALLY READY TO BE BANNED AS WELL

“Are we willing to be banned as well?” In recent news, President Donald Trump has signed an executive order to ban people entering the United States from a few select Islamic nations. Now there even more protest regarding the ban, that can further overshadow… Continue Reading “BANS! TWO CAN PLAY THAT GAME: IS AMERICA REALLY READY TO BE BANNED AS WELL”

A NATION OF FEAR: ARE WE MORE AFRAID OF TRUMP THAN WE SHOULD BE.

“Is there a legitimate reason to fear?” As president elect Donald Trump now takes control over the White House,¬†conversations begin to take place regarding him running the country. Saturday January 21st, 2017 was the day protest were held in major cities¬†across the country and… Continue Reading “A NATION OF FEAR: ARE WE MORE AFRAID OF TRUMP THAN WE SHOULD BE.”

WALLS: THE DANGER OF ISOLATION

“Who is isolation more dangerous for, you or me?” Over the past year leading up to the United States presidential election, we have heard the topic of a wall being built between the USA and the Mexican border. No one else has talked more… Continue Reading “WALLS: THE DANGER OF ISOLATION”

I WANT YOU TO VOTE TRUMP!

“America’s fears of Trump being President.” As time progress in this 2016 Presidential, we begin to realize that the inevitable could happen. Donald J. Trump could potentially be our next President of the United States. There have been protest all over the country, some… Continue Reading “I WANT YOU TO VOTE TRUMP!”

Are We Really A Threat: WESTERN LIFESTYLE VS. ISLAMIC TRADITIONALIST

“The real threat from the west. Looking through photography, watching television, or walking up the street, I view the above image. The image is of a woman dressed from head to toe in complete burqa. What is normal in some regions of the world,… Continue Reading “Are We Really A Threat: WESTERN LIFESTYLE VS. ISLAMIC TRADITIONALIST”