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We are currently serving with Mennonite Central Committee in Egypt. We provide English classes to Christian and Muslim adults in the town of Beni Suef. It is a three year assignment, which we began in April 2011.

Encounters with Islam: Part II

It is easy to imagine angry fundamentalist types in the Middle East. And they most certainly exist- thugs or bigots who grew beards. Faces that never smile.

Encounters with Islam: Part I

Living in a Muslim country has been an amazing experience. The Islamic world had long-fascinated me as something so strange and different from my own context.

May Days

It has been a busy few weeks with travel, a new set of courses, and the happy arrival of my Uncle Bob and Cousin Jon.

Spain Photo Journal

This post first appeared on Isaac and Wanda's blog Life in Egypt