Gospel Based Leaders: Together, Talking & Transforming

Laurie Schlaepfer The Muslim Next Door

Who is Laurie Schlaepfer?

Laurie is an adjunct professor at Western Seminary San Jose and Sacramento. She has been teaching World Religions for 17 years, as well as serving in ministry with her husband, who is a pastor at Twin Lakes Church in Aptos, CA.

What are the essential beliefs and practices of a devout Muslim?  How does knowing this help us love our neighbor?

Despite wide ranging diversity in the religion of Islam, there are 5 essential beliefs and 5 essential practices common to all devout Muslims. Knowing these essentials can give you a foundation for entering into productive dialogue with your Muslim neighbor....

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