Muslims, Christians, and Jesus (Carl Medearis)
In this award winning, four-session small group Bible study, Carl Medearis, an international expert in the field of Arab-American and Muslim-Christian relations, provides background info on Islam and tools for sharing Christ with their Muslim neighbors. Muslims, Christians and Jesus, is the recipient of the prestigious Outreach Magazine Resources of the Year for 2012.
According to Medearis, how Americans respond to Islam and how Christians think of Muslims could be one of the most significant issues of our time. Throughout the study, Medearis helps you understand the basics of Islam, the difference between “moderate” Muslims and radical terrorists, the Muslim view of Jesus, and how we should interact with our Muslim neighbors, friends, and coworkers.
Muslims, Christians, and Jesus, Session 1. What Is Islam? Exploring Our Fears and Sterotypes
Session 1 looks at the language of the Qur'an and the political voices of Islam and sheds light on what Muslims might be open to hearing about Jesus.
Muslims, Christians, and Jesus, Session 2. Understanding What Muslims Believe
In Session 2, you will learn what Islam is all about so you can gain an understanding of how Christianity can be introduced to a Muslim.
Muslims, Christians, and Jesus, Session 3. Jesus: The Bridge to Muslims
Session 3 focuses on the fact that the Christian message is Jesus--not church, capitalism, or religion--Jesus himself is the good news you carry.
Muslims, Christians, and Jesus, Session 4. Building Bridges Through Relationships
In Session 4, you will learn how you can establish relationships with Muslims by following Jesus' lead.
Muslims, Christians, and Jesus, Bonus Session. 10 Myths About Muslims
Learn 10 myths commonly associated with Muslims.