Tea party group meeting tonight; Usama Dakdok is guest speaker

MANSFIELD — The North Central Ohio Tea Party will welome guest speaker Usama Dakdok to a special Monday meeting.

Dakdog bills himself as a specialist in Islam and evangelism to Muslims. He will present a program called “Revealing the Truth about ISIS” Monday, Sept. 12 at 7 p.m. at the Wyandotte Senior Center, 1164 Wyandotte Ave., Mansfield.

Usama Dakdok was born in Egypt and raised in a Christian home as the son of a Baptist pastor. He became a Christian at the age of 11. Usama learned about Islam in school because it was, and still is, a mandatory subject. To further his knowledge of Islam, he studied Islamic law in college. He came to the United States in 1992 after his marriage to Vicki, an American whom he met in Germany, where they were both in a full-time ministry. In 1997, they were blessed with a son, Caleb.

Usama holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Theology and a Master’s Degree in Missions from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary.

In 2001, he founded The Straight Way of Grace Ministry. He travels throughout the United States teaching Christians how to be effective witnesses of Jesus Christ to their Muslim neighbors, as well as ministering to Muslims directly.

Usama has translated and published an accurate, modern English version of the Qur’an, Islam’s holiest book.

His program will provide a broad overview of the history, the teachings, and the current condition/goals of Islam in the world. In this presentation you will see the true face of ISIS by looking at its relationship with Islam and the teaching of the Qur’an. You will hear the truth about ISIS that your leaders and the media are not telling you.

There is no charge to attned this program, that is expected to last about two hours. A freewill offering will be taken.