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Values: Redeeming the Time

After finding out about each others’ families, discussing values is a great direction to go. Family values, modesty, the sanctity of life, honesty, honor, integrity, the heart vs. the outward appearance, submission, humility, and compassion provide plenty of different ways you and your new muslim friend can begin to get to know one another.

London Tower, Afghans in London

From Afghanistan to London

Travel from Afghanistan to London via an article providing an interesting snapshot into the lives, occupations, and culture of educated Afghans abroad. Earlier this month, WordPress Blogger Sayed Basir Mojab published a post titled Afghans in London. It contains interviews with various Afghan men and women who live in the UK, people such as:¬†Nazanin Azimi,¬†…


Today, I read the following article in the Irish Times: School Girl Will Not Be Deported to Afghanistan. It is an interesting article about Afghan families abroad. In this case, this student lives and studies in the Netherlands. Sahar Hbrahimgel is in a pre-university track hoping to study medicine. According to the article, written by…

To Live in Fear

Zahra*, a teenage Hazara girl, should be in high school. Her older brother, a follower of Jesus, lives in America and is currently unable to travel abroad. Older sisters and other relatives reside in many countries, such as: Australia, Canada, and Europe. Zahra and her younger sisters and brothers lived with their parents in a…