The two PCA couples were living in the port city of Alexandria. They lived among Egyptians and not in an expatriate compound. The daily exposure to normal living situations helped them acquire the language. They made some friends in the neighborhood. They wanted to share their faith, but they knew what they could and could not do under Egyptian law.
Kay James believes in what she is doing. Her fight to “change the law” is based on what she – and her church – believe. She’s comfortable working from within a denomination that stands for the Bible, a theology based on the “whole counsel of God” and thus for the “morals, values, and pro-family interests so important to us.”