Mariam, age 18, a Christian in Egypt, sent the following message to children in the United States.
“Christians in Egypt are not treated equally with Muslims. Also, girls are considered less than boys in everything. I want to tell American kids to thank God that you are not bound by all the things we’re bound with in our country. You’re free to be whatever you want to be.”
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The Muslim Roma girl in the photo lives in Eastern Europe. Roma people used to be called “gypsies,” and they still are in some places. But most prefer not to be called gypsies. And many would rather be referred to as “Romani people.”
How far would you have to walk to talk about Jesus with someone who does not yet follow Him?
Some Christian in Asia recently went on a difficult journey to reach people with the Good News of Jesus. No one had ever before told the people about Jesus and His love for them. If the Christians had not visited them, they may have lived their entire lives without knowing the truth.