Nobel Peace Prize nominee Malala Yousafzai discusses the importance of education in diffusing terrorism and empowering women on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart.
The Muslim woman's veil is not meant to marginalize or stir fear. Essentially, a Muslim woman veils to communicate her modest practices and her desire to please God and honor community. Christ followers who can relate to these core values enjoy loving friendships with wonderful Muslim women because they are able to help seekers find Truth.
A Say Hello leader wrote the following article, and she asks that we pray specifically for Ikraam. Even now she is experiencing a spiritual crisis that we know is Christ himself, beckoning her to full life in Him.
Muslim women feel marginalized in many contexts. They need us to welcome them into our hearts, our homes, our spiritual havens -- where their hope for Heaven begs expression.