“Absolutely riveting. Move over, Kite Runner, because Freedom’s Stand captures the life and culture of Afghanistan . . . while offering a gripping message of hope. . . . An absolute must read.”
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-Susan May Warren, RITA Award–winning author of My Foolish Heart
From the Back Cover
Find something to believe in . . .
Jamil renounced a life of jihad when he encountered the life-changing message of Jesus Christ. But his new mission as an itinerant health worker in the hills of Afghanistan is met with skepticism and even violence.
Returning to Kabul, relief worker Amy Mallory is shocked by the changes in her organization—changes with dire implications for the women and children under her care. And concern for her former assistant Jamil weighs heavily on her heart.
Special Forces veteran Steve Wilson faces off against the riots and corruption of Afghanistan’s upcoming election. He’s looking for something that will give his life purpose but is confident that he won’t find it in Afghanistan.
All three are searching for love and freedom. But in a country where political and religious injustice runs rampant, the cost of either may be higher than they realize.