Sharia: Rumors and Realities

  by Dr. David L. Johnston There’s been an anti-Sharia movement afoot in a good twenty US state legislatures starting in the late 2000s. The idea is to ban any reference to Sharia in US courts, because allegedly Islamic law is the toxic spearhead of Islam’s totalitarian ideology that aims to take over the world. […]

Ramadan and How You Can Participate

    Peace Catalyst International exists to ignite local movements of Christians and Muslims (and others!) living together in peace and working together towards peace. To this end, our Muslim friends have graciously invited us to join them in fasting, praying, and eating together during one of their most holy times: Ramadan. WHY RAMADAN? Ramadan is […]

Guidelines for Jesus-Centered Peacemakers in Tumultuous Times

We in Peace Catalyst International seek to be faithful peacemakers in a divided country. The following 11 guidelines describe our commitments and aspirations. May they guide, strengthen and encourage you as well in these tumultuous times. Jesus was the embodiment of peace and peacemaking. Jesus was also a peace disturber at times. When he cleansed […]

Somali-American Peace Feast

Building Peace and Friendship in Columbus, Ohio

  by Delaine Thomas “I’m worried. I’m worried for my community. I’m worried about the imminent backlash. I’m worried about the increase of anti-Somali, anti-Muslim, and anti-refugee rhetoric that will be used to explain the suspect’s motive. I’m worried that my community will be forced, once again, to prove their humanity to this nation. I […]