Monthly Archives: August 2012

Islam #1 – What is Islam

Welcome to week one of Understanding Islam. The first four weeks of the class we are using a video series called “Christianity and Islam” by Dr. Timothy George of Beeson Divinity School of Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama. This week … Continue reading

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Eastern Religions – #11 L. Ron Hubbard, Dianetics and Scientology

This is the last week of this class and we ended it with Scientology. Though it has some common roots in Eastern Religion and New Age concepts, it is also a very different animal. That is because it evolved from … Continue reading

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Eastern Religions – #10 “The Secret” & “The Shack”

This week we look at two books that illustrate ways that the New Age Movement have inflitrated the Christian Church. Both books had been recommended to me by fellow Christians. But both contain very bad theology and are influenced by … Continue reading

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Eastern Religions – #9 New Age Movement (part 2)

In part 2 of the New Age Movement we talked about the roots of NAM in the occult and the Theosophical Society. We examined its ties to a network of groups including radical feminism, radical environmentalism, and the UFO cults. … Continue reading

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