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MIAMI, Fla. – Eastern Mennonite Missions Christian/Muslim Relations Team member Andres Prins helped to facilitate a meeting between Hispanic church leaders and members of a Miami area mosque on January 29, 2016.

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WHEATON, Ill. — In the midst of controversy surrounding Wheaton professor Larycia Hawkins’ comments regarding Christianity and Islam, Jonathan Bornman, member of Eastern Mennonite Missions’ Christian/Muslim Relations Team, visited Wheaton, Illinois, to speak with Wheaton College students about Christianity and Islam from a peacemaking perspective on January 21, 2016.

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At the time of the Paris attacks, two EMM workers were promoting peaceful relations between Christians and Muslims in Germany. Their experiences show that even in the wake of terror and tragedy, friendship and restoration are possible.

Focus is a weekly 3 minute radio program which airs on WDAC (94.5 fm) on Saturdays at 8:55 p.m. This program aired on Saturday, February 13, 2016.

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January 26, 2016

A different path

Andres Prins and I were at the tail end of a 15-day trip throughout Germany, sharing with pastors and congregations as well as meeting with imams and other Muslims.

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January 18, 2016

A visit to a mosque

When your mother is a member of the Christian/Muslim Relations Team at EMM and you have lived abroad, you might be used to stepping outside your comfort zone.

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January 4, 2016

A terrorist for tea

Eight Muslim Middle Easterners in our living room? Interested in Bible study? I fled to the kitchen. At least I could fix tea.

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In 1942 on their school holiday break, two teenage boys felt compelled to share the good news in a number of Kenyan villages near the Kenya-Tanzania border. Their obedience sparked the Kenya Mennonite Church, which now has more than 5,000 baptized members and twice that many church attendees.

Focus is a weekly 3 minute radio program which airs on WDAC (94.5 fm) on Saturdays at 8:55 p.m. This program aired on Saturday, December 26, 2015.

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In the face of so much anti-immigrant and anti-Muslim sentiment, how can you show Muslim people Jesus’ love? Jonathan Bornman, a member of EMM’s Christian/Muslim Relations Team, offers suggestions.

Focus is a weekly 3 minute radio program which airs on WDAC (94.5 fm) on Saturdays at 8:55 p.m. This program aired on Saturday, December 19, 2015.

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David W. Shenk of Eastern Mennonite Missions taught three weeks of graduate seminary classes in Switzerland, Germany, and the Netherlands. Everywhere he went, the discussions and conversations centered around how to respond to the refugee crisis.

Focus is a weekly 3 minute radio program which airs on WDAC (94.5 fm) on Saturdays at 8:55 p.m. This program aired on Saturday, November 21, 2015.

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