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Meet Alexandra

Exile is 12 years old – so is Alexandra! “My name is Alexandra, and I am 12 years old. I arrived at Exile in April of 2015. I lost both of my parents in the war. During the war, we experienced a lot of very terrible things. Houses were looted and set on fire. People were killed. […]

Meet Elisa

“I enjoyed our village and the life we had before the rebels came.” My name is Elisa. I’m 18  years old. I have a mom, dad, and eight siblings – four brothers and four sisters. I enjoyed our village and the life we had before the rebels came. I was 14 years old the day […]

God is good… all the time!

 .God is good… all the time! “Taste and see that the Lord is good; blessed is the one who takes refuge in Him.” — Psalm 34:8 With Good Friday and Easter around the corner, we are reminded now more than ever of the good happening around the world today. We see communities coming together in love […]

Raised in Trauma, Transformed by Love

Born into War Sweet Nuru is the youngest of three children. When war erupted in her village, Nuru’s mother was pregnant with her and expecting to go into labor at any time. In the middle of the night, screams and whistles filled the air. Everyone had to run from their homes because their village was […]

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