See this story by Ali Eteraz for a development that could be beneficial to Christians in Egypt. In a nutshell it appears that this Egyptian Islamic leader has repealed religiously sanctioned death penalties for people who convert from Islam to other religions. This, however, does not restrict the state judiciary to continue to do so.
1 – You don’t know how. Most people were never discipled and don’t know where to start. Without a good model for what this looks