Monthly Archives: April 2012

Postcards from the Middle East Day 4

It is easy to only think about Egypt in the biblical story concerning the Exodus from slavery to the promised land. Today has reminded me of that part of the story of Jesus in Egypt that is only mentioned brifly … Continue reading

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Postcards from the Middle East Day 3

Spent most of today exploring Islamic Cairo. Our guide tells us that Cairo is sometimes called the city of minarets because of the number of Mosques in the city. Our guide, who is of Islamic heritage talked of her frustration … Continue reading

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Postcards from the Middle East – Day 2

Continuing in Cairo there is a great sense of desire go be of assistance to one another, known and unknown. This is exsmlofiex in the traffic, although not busy because it is Friday, the Islamic day of prayer, the superficial chaos … Continue reading

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