We Died Before We Came Here

A True Story of Sacrifice and Hope
Product Number: EB00705065
Released: May 19, 2017
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781631464522
Publisher: The Navigators
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Description

If not you, who? If not now, when? This was the challenge answered by Stephen Foreman and his wife, Emily, when they traded in their American white picket fence for a giant, dusty sandbox as missionaries in the deserts of North Africa. Stephen had given Emily a well-read copy of Foxe's Book of Martyrs on their first date, a telling foreshadowing of the ultimate cost he would pay when, at 39, he was shot and killed by al-Qaeda operatives. His life and death planted a seed of boldness and inspiration in the hearts of local believers. This seed would grow and multiply efforts to help reach the very goal that Stephen was willing to give his life for-glorifying God and seeing his Kingdom established among the nations.In this memoir, Emily, left with four kids and an undying calling to reach the Muslim world, recounts their heartrending yet uplifting story of sacrifice and love for a people held captive by the ultimate Enemy. Stephen did not die in vain. This promise echoes through the book's pages and far beyond, in the minds and lives of countless individuals touched by a man who daily put his life in the hands of God.Because of security issues and the need to protect other workers and local believers in the country, the book employs pseudonyms for all major characters, including the authors.

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Author(s): Emily Foreman
Genre: Religion
Original Publish Date: Sep 01, 2016

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Author(s): Emily Foreman
Narrator(s): Pamela Klein
Genre: Religion
Product Number DD28119
Released: Sep 01, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Oasis Audio
ISBN: #9781613758502
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Author(s): Emily Foreman
Narrator(s): Pamela Klein
Genre: Religion
Product Number Z100118880
Released: Sep 01, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Oasis Audio
ISBN: #9781621886266

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