Ever wonder why Jesus is supposedly so different to Muhammad, or Buddha or any other of the millions of gods and deities? Many religions promise freedom if you pursue a certain lifestyle, or do certain activities, or meditate for so long. But do any of these bring real freedom?
Why would a Jew want to believe in Jesus? "It seemed to me that if there was a truth out there, the truth about God, that it would be a universal truth. If God were God, it should not matter where I faced, what I ate or how I dressed. It seemed that all the cultural rules were designed to be boundaries for group identification, rather than a path to find God" Hear Mottel Baleston’s story.
While being part of an influential religious sect, she had an encounter with the God of the Bible that shattered whatever she believed in and brought her to the real truth found in Jesus Christ.
If you have ever wondered how Christianity is different from all other religions, this spoken word by Jefferson Bethke might help.
Share the story of Anami, a young man who encountered witchcraft through his involvement with Hip-hop. He tells of how he got a unique taste of what sudden fame and fortune would be like, but then found out what that would cost him… Let them know that success is not a bad thing, but when your desire to succeed takes you into dark places, the dream can quickly become a nightmare.