I shared with a group of seniors last Sunday about an upcoming ministry I’ll be engaging in Israel and the West Bank for 3 months. I’m leaving in 3 weeks in fact. Yikes. Much to do before then. As I was reading scripture and putting my thoughts together forContinue Reading

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I just completed a wonderful time of networking, engaging new friends from the other Abrahamic faiths, and learning an alternative approach to engaging situations of conflict, sometimes occurring in multi-religious contexts. We looked at the Muslim–Christian relationship this past week in particular at a Trac5 leadership summit in Denver. WeContinue Reading

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This article recently appeared in The Covenant Companion as “Another Voice” guest contribution. Almost two years ago an amazing new chapter began in some efforts I have been a part of as a Covenant minister building bridges with Muslims. I had the wild opportunity to speak as a special guestContinue Reading

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Update (September 24th, 2013). This story is getting more traction two years on. Post by Andrew E. Larsen. Every week I receive a standardized email from Jawad, inviting me to featured events relevant to Muslims in the greater Seattle area. He also includes specific programs in his mosque, a scheduleContinue Reading

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Beauty Contest, originally uploaded by papalars. I’ve been invited by Covenant pastor, Chris Brueninger, to join him with a regional religious leaders group to pursue inter-religious dialogue. More opportunities like this are increasingly coming into my orbit. In a way, this is what I engage in each time I stepContinue Reading

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