Chapter 18 | Storming the Heavens
As Exile International celebrates 10 Years of Healing, we remember these words written by EI’s Founder, Bethany Haley Williams in her book The Color of Grace.
My heart stopped. My breath left me. Even as I write these words and recall this story, my heart races and tears fall. I got on my knees, offered a tearful, pleading prayer to God, then immediately responded with texts of questions. “Are the children safe? Should we try to move them? Would it be helpful to call the United Nations to see if they can send someone?” Praying. Waiting.
– Excerpt from The Color of Grace –