Welcome to 5:9 Ministries

5:9 exists to promote peace and build bridges between the Muslim and Christian communities through interfaith dialogue and interaction, for the overall good of our culture, and to teach Christians how to engage in interfaith dialogue.

Our ministry name is based off of Matthew 5:9 where Jesus says, “Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be called sons of God.” We promote peace in our community through interfaith dialogue and peace with God through proclaiming the Good News that Jesus has made peace with God possible.

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Check out our video about the meaning of sacrifice and read our post on sacrifice as well. Find out what sacrifice really means and why it matters for you today.



On the Trinity

Perhaps nothing is as difficult to understand or explain as the concept of the trinity. At least, that’s what we tell ourselves. Those who do not acknowledge the Triune God of the Bible as their true creator especially use the difficulty and “illogic” of the truth as one of their chief protests against Him. But …


Jesus Contradicts Himself? “Do not think that I have come to bring peace to the earth. I have not come to bring peace, but a sword.” – Matthew 10:34 At the face of it this saying of Jesus certainly seems to undermine his other words which are the foundation of our ministry: “Blessed are the …