Why have the Thai Buddhists been so resistant to the gospel? Many people have asked this is a question, but very few have provided answers. Alex G. Smith wrote “The failure of missions to make a significant impact, especially on Theravada Buddhists, is due to both Buddhist barriers and missiological weaknesses.” In reference to the […]
The People’s Buddhism – OMF has a video discussing folk Buddhism—a more realistic display of Buddhism than what we see/hear through Hollywood celebrities. Warning: there are some graphic images of self-torture.
No, this isn’t some fancy Photoshop trick, these are real human footprints ingrained in a hardwood floor. 70 year-old Buddhist monk Hua Chi has been praying in the same spot at his temple in Tongren, China for over 20 years. His footprints, which are up to 1.2 inches deep in some areas, are the result […]
This is just the Noble 8fold path put into Wordle for visualization. This is the Buddhist’s hope and direction. Right – The most emphasized word. They must do right, but cannot. Rom 3:10 Concentration – They must mediate and find strength within. But Rom 5:6 says that we don’t have any. Abstain – A works based […]
The Noble Eightfold Path describes the way to the end of suffering, as it was laid out by Siddhartha Gautama. It is a practical guideline to ethical and mental development with the goal of freeing the individual from attachments and delusions; and it finally leads to understanding the truth about all things. Together with the Four […]
There are still a ton of things that I do not know about Thailand, but God has given me some divine revelation, specifically for me, to help me know some truths about people in Thailand, the moment I meet them, before they even open their mouths. I know that they were created in the image of God […]