Luke Moon

Luke Moon

Luke Moon is the Business Manager at IRD. He was formerly a missionary with Youth with a Mission (YWAM), and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Biblical Studies from the University of the Nations and a Master’s degree in Global Politics from Regent University. @lukemoon1

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Activists Seek to Divide U.S. Evangelicals and Israel Amid Gaza Conflict

July 11, 2014

A new movement of young activists is seeking to change the historically strong support of U.S. Evangelicals for Israel.

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The Latest Threat to Evangelical Support for Israel

July 10, 2014

Conservative Christians have generally been known for their enthusiastic support for the Jewish state. But a new movement of young activists is seeking to change that.

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What Happens When A Palestinian Doesn’t Hate Israel Enough?

May 8, 2014

This article was originally posted on The Federalist and is posted here with permission. A video was uploaded onto YouTube which featured a young Palestinian Christian woman describing what it was like to live…

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In Bethlehem, the Wrong Kind of Christian Festival

April 9, 2014

Unfortunately, it is clear from the Christ at the Checkpoint conference that pro-Palestinian Christians have serious political and institutional momentum.

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Great Expectations and Subtle Messaging of Impact: Holy Land

December 12, 2013

With the help of the Mennonite Central Committee and World Vision, Evangelicals for Social Action (ESA) pulled together a diverse group of almost 200 “Jesus Followers” for a conversation about the conflict between Israel…

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Millions are Suffering and Sojourners Doesn’t Care

November 8, 2013

Edie Sundby has cancer. She has the kind of cancer where the five year survival rate is only 2%.  She’s among those 2%.  Her health insurance company has spent over a million dollars to…

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Hail! Comrade Russell Brand

October 25, 2013

So it is rather disconcerting when the social media world of the Religious Left is alight with praises for Russell Brand’s interview on BBC with Jeremy Paxman.

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A Quran, a Bible, and a Machete

August 1, 2013

Djallo looked at the two books placed on the table before him.  The Quran he had been taught since he was a boy.  The Bible he had just begun to know.  The Bible had…

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Field Notes – Day 3: Defending the Catholic Church

July 31, 2013

For the last five years I have been teaching a seminar series called Biblical Foundations for Government.  One of the main topics I cover is the relationship between the Church and the State.  There…

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Field Notes – Day Two: Don’t Worry

July 30, 2013

The Muslim world is three weeks into Ramadan.  For Mali, this means 90% of the people, with the exception of the infirmed, do not eat any food or drink any water from 5 in…

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Field Notes – Day 1: Does Hope for the West Lie in Africa?

July 29, 2013

I sit at my desk looking out at the bright green ficus tree as the gentle breeze brings the smell of cookfires and city life.  I hear the sound of men making cloth through…


#Facepalm Friday: Dear Theo, My Partner Wants an Open Relationship

July 26, 2013

The United Church of Christ has an advice column on its official website.  This week a reader is caught between embracing polyamory and stifling his partners lust with old fashioned monogamy.  It is hard…