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Congolese Grandpa: A Life of War, Work and Worship Shannon Buchbach

Congolese Grandpa: A Life of War, Work and Worship

Shannon Buchbach

Published September 18th 2015
ISBN : 9781517377458
Paperback
204 pages
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 About the Book 

Evariste: doctor, drafted politician, political refugee, father, farmer and community worker. He once worshiped his ancestors and turned to witchcraft for healing. He has had multiple wives, many children and countless grandchildren. A man who hasMoreEvariste: doctor, drafted politician, political refugee, father, farmer and community worker. He once worshiped his ancestors and turned to witchcraft for healing. He has had multiple wives, many children and countless grandchildren. A man who has seen brutality inflicted upon the innocent and corrupt men rise to power, yet walked true to his beliefs. His life was transformed when he discovered God and he now preaches at every turn. Today he is in his eighties, but he is not above climbing onto the back of a motorbike for his community development work. He is determined that his beloved nation will reach its potential. In this gripping biography, Shannon Buchbach captures all the fascinating intrigue of Evaristes life and the greater happenings in the Democratic Republic of Congo whilst remaining true to the tales personal heartbeat. All author proceeds go back to the people of the DRC and community development projects in this nation. Please note that this is the colour edition, including internal images. A black & white edition is also available for purchase.