The women learn later that they should have put off wedding plans in order to test the strength of this commitment, because all too often, these men convert back to Islam when their families pressure them.The sobering truth is that the number of Christian converts to Islam is growing rapidly.One day Miriam picked up her old Bible, and a few months later, re-embraced her commitment to Christ.
As more and more Muslims immigrate to Western countries, Christians will likely find themselves mixing with them at work, in the college classroom, and in their neighborhoods.
It was while vacationing in Turkey that Miriam, a British subject, became fascinated with Islam.
She was mesmerized by the beauty of the mosques and spellbound as she heard the daily calls to prayer.
Miriam had been raised a Christian, but had turned against God when her mother died.
The simplicity and security that Islam seemed to offer appealed to her: She decided to convert and married a Muslim man.