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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] […]

Once a slave. Now a peacemaker.

 . “Then I was forced to kill. I remember the first time… it changed me.” My name is Baraka. I was 14 years old when I was abducted and taken into the forest. I was trained to fight, trained to shoot, I was forced to kill. I remember the first time… it changed me. […]

“The Color of Grace” by EI’s Founder, Bethany Haley Williams

A LETTER FROM THE AUTHOR Greetings from Congo… where UN helicopters are flying overhead, hot water and electricity are scarce, and joy abounds! I have some exciting news! For the past year, I have been working on a book, The Color of Grace. It is almost hard to believe that it’s now complete and available to order! […]

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