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August 15, 2016

Welcoming the stranger


An EMM worker in Central Asia couldn’t be more different from those around him, but the reaction from the community teaches him a valuable lesson about how to welcome strangers.

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, August 13, 2016.

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Published in Focus podcasts
July 13, 2016

Welcoming the stranger

If you’ve ever lived in a foreign country, you know how hard it is to fit into the community. Between the language barrier, the cultural differences, and the lack of connections, it can be difficult finding your place. When you’re the outsider, you really appreciate it when people welcome you into their homes.

Published in Worker stories