Missions experts urge concern for both souls and security.
Last December, two Muslim college students visited an upstate New York megachurch as part of an assignment to learn about different faiths. After the service, some congregants shared stories and offered hugs. One called Homeland Security. The incident was an anomaly. But it still made national news, because it played into stereotypes of American evangelicals' unfamiliarity with Muslims and tendency to conflate Islam with terrorism. continue reading >>