Abdi’s Life

Jesus in disguise! As Abdi walked down the crowded street, tired from working 12 hours in a local barber shop, glad to be heading home, some men jumped out of a car and tried to force him into a white Toyota. He struggled mightily and they all wrestled to the ground where Abdi managed
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Mission : The Valley of the Shadow

I entered the same apartment area I was at when I was last surrounded by the Somali’s raising their fist and yelling at me when  other Muslims come to my defense. Looking up in the court yard is the same today as it was that day. Clothes drying after being hand washed. Children
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The Light Turns On: An Imam turns to Jesus, sitting in a Mosque

Can you become a Christian in a Mosque reading a Quran? Now that is not a question you get asked every day. In fact I don’t think I have even had such a thought cross my mind in my entire life. But today I heard a testimony like no other. I spent several hours with a former Imam from
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Meeting the Imam

I know that many of you look forward to hearing from our resident former Imam, and now faithful disciple of Jesus. For those of you new to this blog I will update you. I have multiple house churches in an urban refugee area in Kenya. In one of my house churches we have a Christian bro
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Baptising Somalis

Abdi, Adam, Ali, Anisa and I Today is to be an exciting day. While I have baptized many people here in Africa, and more than a handful of Muslims, I seldom get to baptize Somalis. Somalis are loud, animated and cleaver. They are known as good business people, able capitalist and hard
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The Journey of Faith; By my friend, “Paul” Imam Hussein Siraji

The Journey of Faith My name is Imam Hussein Siraj, an Ethiopian. I am the fourth born in a family of three girls and four boys. My parents are strong Muslims, living in the town of Dodola, in the Eastern part of Ethiopia. Because of their strong commitment to Islam, my parents dedica
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