Post Tagged with: "Islam"

Planting trees and biblical truth

Planting trees and biblical truth

May 20, 2014 at 11:55 am 0 comments

When other businesspeople were fleeing during Egypt’s 2011 revolution, Sami Yacoub did something revolutionary himself. He planted trees. Forty-five of them, to be exact. They’re still standing outside his Allux Printing building in the Nasr City free economic zone in east Cairo – a forest of concrete with scarce greenRead More

Equipping ‘workplace theologians’

Equipping ‘workplace theologians’

May 20, 2014 at 11:16 am 1 comment

Entrepreneur wants everyday Christians to live, share faith The smells and sounds of ink hitting paper permeate Sami Yacoub’s Allux Printing plant in east Cairo. Though he’s a publisher, the 58-year-old entrepreneur and former pastor prefers to think of himself as a baker, offering food to fuel his twin passions:Read More

25 languages, millions of people

25 languages, millions of people

May 20, 2014 at 11:02 am 1 comment

Right Choices Bible project spans globe Sami Yacoub thinks in big numbers – thousands of books, millions of potential readers. Even with that mindset, the 58-year-old printer/publisher just smiles and shakes his head when he thinks about the numbers associated with his latest big project, “The Right Choices Bible” byRead More