Eunice Arão Kakueka (Luanda, Angola)
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Call on me in the day of trouble; I will deliver you, and you shall glorify me. - Psalm 50:15 (NRSV)
A few years ago, one of my sons, Bongue, and I left home early one morning to participate in a training seminar for pastors in Luanda. It was still dark. A few minutes later we were approached by three thieves who demanded our wallets. When we resisted, they threatened us...
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