Add To Cart
Add To Cart
|Title: Becoming Mama: How I Found Hope in Haiti's Rubble|
By: Yvrose Telfort Ismael, Craig Borlase
Number of Pages: 222
Vendor: Da Capo Lifelong Books
Publication Date: 2019
|Dimensions: 8.50 X 5.50 (inches)|
Weight: 8 ounces
Stock No: WW977654
A Courageous Yes
When Yvrose fled her native Haiti for the United States, she couldnt imagine shed return. After suffering multiple miscarriages, she struggled to build a new life. In a desperate moment, she finally met Jesusuttering her first "yes" to God. That one yes became many when she couldnt forget the faces of the children she saw in a recurring dream. Finally, a trip to Haiti brought her dream to life when she became Mama to the many children left with no home after a catastrophic earthquake devastated the nation. Becoming Mama tells the incredible story of one woman who had the courage to lay everything aside in answer to Gods call.
You will be encouraged by Gods overwhelming faithfulness to Yvroses every yes to God, and learn you dont have to sell everything or travel to far-off places to make a difference. All you need is an open heart ready to say yes to His call.
Yvrose Telfort Ismael, is the recipient of a William Jefferson Clinton Goodwill for Haiti award. She is known as Mama to 37 children born of her heart. She and her husband, Pierre-Richard, co-founded Hope House, the childrens home they established in the aftermath of Haitis 2010 catastrophic earthquake. HopeHouseHaiti.com
Craig Borlase is a New York Times bestselling author who crafts dramatic, engaging memoirs. His collaborators include a two-time GRAMMY winning songwriter, an Iranian refugee who spent four months in a Turkish jail, a female transatlantic rower, a World War II veteran, and a former Muslim woman who was one week away from becoming a suicide bomber.