Why racism is so bad

racismOn the night of June 17, 2015, Dylann Roof, a 21 year old white male, opened fire in a historic black church, in Charleston, South Carolina, killing 9 people, including the pastor, during a prayer meeting.  Dylann Roof is a racist and his aim was to kill black people and start a race war.

Years ago in South Africa, you were classified according to the colour of your skin and the coarseness of your hair.  You were told where you could and couldn’t live.  You were told which bus you could and couldn’t ride. You we told who you could and couldn’t marry.   Racism is part of our history.  South Africa, the USA and many other countries have struggled and continue to struggle with racism.

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Is Jesus the only way to God?

roadThe terror attacks in France, like the Boko Haram attacks in Nigeria, have disgusted us all.  Radical Muslims, who believe that Allah is the one true God and that Muhammad is his prophet, have done terrible things in Allah’s name.  Masked gunmen methodically killed twelve people, including a newspaper’s editor, as they shouted “Allahu akbar!”  Are Muslims correct in their view of Allah that he is the one true God and Mohammed is his supreme Prophet?  Or are Christians correct when they assert that the God of the Bible is the one true God and he has revealed himself through Jesus?

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