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From War to a Life of Healing

The courageous story of one young man’s fight to survive and his remarkable journey to healing. Told by Solomon himself. My name is Solomon. I am 22 years old. This is my story.    I was 5 years old the first time the rebels took us. We were hiding and sleeping in the bush [forest] […]

Roadmap to Healing

. For a rescued child soldier enrolled in EI’s care programs, this is what the journey from abduction to healing looks like, step by step.   Step 1: Abduction and Captivity Children are kidnapped and forced to fight in rebel armies and many are abused and tortured. This usually occurs around age 12, but can occur […]

What Does Freedom Mean?

    Happy Independence Day! Today marks a two-century-long tradition of celebrating family, friends, and food. However, freedom can mean more than fireworks and burgers, or more than even the independence of a nation. In Christ, freedom from oppression, trauma, and pain is possible. So, as we celebrate the birth of our nation and the men […]

The Multiplier Effect

Disciples Making Disciples  Exile rehabilitation program graduates are resilient, talented, and hard-working! Many are using these strengths to bring healing and hope to hundreds of children in their communities!     Program graduates have launched 5 new rehabilitative care programs in the last 6 months! Because of these new rehabilitation programs, 300+ more children now have access […]

In Partnership to Enrich the World: Milkbarn + Exile Int’l

In Partnership to Enrich the World “We love seeing the world through a child’s eyes. We love their imaginations, their senses, and their wonder – running, romping, daydreaming, gazing at the clouds. That’s what Milkbarn is all about.” – Stacy Phillips, Milkbarn Kids Founder & Exile Board Member Milkbarn Kids is on a mission to create fresh […]

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