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Practices that can oppress

One day I had a sore arm, and everyone suggested massage, so I went for a walk according to the directions given and ended up in someone's lounge room along…

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Carrying her responsibilities

We say that a woman has forty souls’, said Gulzira with a smile, a young Kazakh shopkeeper at a big modern shopping centre who grew up in a village and…

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Learning to pray

It was hard to learn to pray. Before coming to Christ it was a set of words which I didn't understand and it was forbidden to translate it. I felt…

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Learning about shame

Several months ago a Muslim friend of mine came over to visit. As soon as she walked in the door I could tell that something was troubling her, but I…

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Burning Chillis?

My eyes started to water almost immediately I entered the home. I had gone to congratulate the family of a friend on the birth of their first grandchild. It turned…

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Our Life

‘We say that a woman has forty souls’, said Gulzira with a smile, a young Kazakh shopkeeper at a big modern shopping centre who grew up in a village and…

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