Displaced Families Have to Flee

My friend Nyein posted this picture on Facebook this week.  He took this in Thailand a few years ago and it was a scene he saw repeated again and again.  This young lady with her aged relative on her back. had to flee her home in Burma to avoid rape or death at the hands of the junta controlled military.   They traveled as fugitives through the jungle until they could get to the safety of Thailand.   They were in extreme danger then and many still face this danger today. 

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About johnmcmurphy

Jesus is first and foremost in my life. He is above all religions, principalities and powers. In everything He must increase and I must decrease. Into the hands of Jesus, God has placed life and death, truth and purity. strength and meaning. Only in a growing understanding of the triune God, and his son Jesus can I do, breathe, exist and serve. I have a Bachelor's degree in Bible from Vennard College, a Master's in Social Science from Azusa Pacific University and a Ph. D. from Ohio State in Family Relations and Human Development. I am an ordained pastor involved in cross-cultural ministry. I am currently employed at several colleges as an instructor. If you need to get in touch with me, just leave a comment, I screen all comments and so you can leave further contact information which I will erase before it is published. -John

Posted on May 26, 2011, in N. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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