Aaron D. Taylor is the author of Alone with A Jihadist: A Biblical Response to Holy War. To learn more about Aaron’s ministry, go to www.aarondtaylor.com. To follow Aaron on Twitter, go to fromdeathtolife@gmail.com.

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What I Learned From the-Gasp!-Word of Faith Movement

by Aaron Taylor 03-03-2010
Perhaps you've heard of them.

Success, Seminars, and Salvation

by Aaron Taylor 02-11-2010

An Evangelical Missionary's Honest Perspective on Pat Robertson's Haiti Remarks

by Aaron Taylor 01-18-2010
When I was a student at Christ for the Nations School of Missions, I learned about the so-called "pact with the devil" that the African slaves of Haiti made to free themselves from the French.

A Bottom-Up Perspective on Obama's Nobel Speech

by Aaron Taylor 12-22-2009
I didn't get a chance to watch Barack Obama's Nobel speech live, but I've read the transcript and found very little in the speech that couldn't have been given by any number of past presidents-incl

Where are the Other Christian Voices Against Uganda's Anti-Homosexuality Bill?

by Aaron Taylor 12-11-2009
As a career missionary to Africa, I fear what would happen to me on judgment day if I didn't speak out against what is happening in Uganda right now in the name of Christ.

Obama's Afghanistan Policy and Christian Political Humility

by Aaron Taylor 12-04-2009
On the eve of the election last November, I wrote a thinly-veiled endorsement of Barack Obama and blas

Dinesh D'Souza, the New Atheism, and Constantinian Christianity

by Aaron Taylor 11-20-2009
Last week at the Innovative Evangelism Conference, I got a chance to hear Dinesh D'Souza speak to a standing room only crowd.

Billy Graham's Theological Humility Should Challenge Evangelical Attitudes

by Aaron Taylor 11-03-2009
Every three years, young evangelists from around the world gather in Portland Oregon to attend a conference put on by the Next Generation Alliance, an organization dedicated to mentoring the next g

Video: 'Jesus Camp' Kids Pray for President Obama

by Aaron Taylor 10-30-2009


Caught Between Two Worlds: Progressive and Evangelical

by Aaron Taylor 10-15-2009
I'm trembling as I write this one.

The ACLJ and the Goldstone Report on Gaza War Crimes

by Aaron Taylor 10-07-2009
A few days ago I received a mass e-mail from the ACLJ. For those who don't get their daily dose of Christian talk radio, ACLJ stands for the American Center for Law and Justice.

A Health Insurance Industry Whistle-Blower and a Call for Christian Accountability

by Aaron Taylor 08-31-2009
Wendell Potter worked for 15 years as the head of public relations for CIGNA, one of the largest health insurance companies in the U.S.

In the Culture War, Justice Loses

by Aaron Taylor 08-14-2009
A few days ago, radical Muslims in Pakistan began terrorizing the Christian minority in the town of Gojra.

A Martyr in Mauritania: Missionaries, Religious Freedom, and Human Rights

by Aaron Taylor 07-13-2009

Mauritania is a land of striking beauty, with sand dunes lined against the sky, Bedouins riding camels in the countryside, and flying beetles that look like they come straight from the abyss of the Apocalypse. Mauritania is also a land of extremes-extreme beauty, extreme hospitality, and lately, extreme religion.

Ethnic Cleansing of Burma's Karen Refugees Continues

by Aaron Taylor 06-26-2009
On May 24th, 2009, Democratic Karen Buddhist Army (DKBA) junta-backed troops attacked numerous villages in Paan District, Burma, causing the flight of at least 3,000 internally displaced persons (I

Praise and Criticism for Obama's Cairo Speech

by Aaron Taylor 06-10-2009
The world stood at attention as President Obama gave a historic speech to the Muslim world. In mainstream U.S.

The Day I got 'Left Behind'

by Aaron Taylor 06-03-2009
The year was 1988. I was 11 years old and my younger brother Paul was 7 years old.

Was Iraq a Holy War?

by Aaron Taylor 05-22-2009
Despite the repeated attempts of former President George W.

Torture and Evangelical Prejudice Toward Non-Christians

by Aaron Taylor 05-14-2009
A few weeks ago, I read Brian McLaren's post on this blog that caused some intense soul-searching.

Culture War Casualties: Responding to Carrie Prejean and Bullying Suicides

by Aaron Taylor 04-24-2009
Last week Carrie Prejean, also known as the former Miss California, lost the Miss U.S.A.