dispatches to and from

nathan f. elmore

Faith, culture, things in between. Especially, Christian-Muslim relations.

Along the Wahiba Sands, in Oman.




The Stroller

On September 11, 2001, in Salem, Oregon, after the attacks, I went shopping for a stroller.

Book Review: The Search for Truth about Islam

Ben Daniel's The Search for Truth about Islam: A Christian Pastor Separates Fact from Fiction (2013).

Blowing Over: A Hurricane Remembrance

Fatherhood, trees, and unrelenting things.


Born Into It

The great gears of history and a Palestinian Christian village. Blood Brothers journal.

The Thing Not Considered

"What we don't know can't hurt us." This has nothing to do with Israel and Palestine. Blood Brothers journal.

God, Bless the Tanks

Jesus would not be caught dead—or resurrected—driving an Israeli tank. Blood Brothers journal.