Out of the Black Shadows: The Amazing Transformation of Stephen Lungu

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Stephen Lungu was three when his mother ran away, leaving him and his younger brother and sister in the reluctant care of an aunt. By the age of eleven, Stephen had run away too, preferring life on the streets. As a teenager he was recruited into an urban gang, the Black Shadows, which robbed and mugged with a half-focused dream of revolution. When an evangelist came to town, Stephen was sent to fire bomb the event, but instead he stayed to listen. This powerful, bestselling story has now been revised and updated...
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Overview

Stephen Lungu was three when his mother ran away, leaving him and his younger brother and sister in the reluctant care of an aunt. By the age of eleven, Stephen had run away too, preferring life on the streets. As a teenager he was recruited into an urban gang, the Black Shadows, which robbed and mugged with a half-focused dream of revolution. When an evangelist came to town, Stephen was sent to fire bomb the event, but instead he stayed to listen. This powerful, bestselling story has now been revised and updated and is in its fourth printing.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780825460258
  • Publisher: Lion Hudson
  • Publication date: 5/28/2007
  • Pages: 256
  • Sales rank: 991,175
  • Product dimensions: 5.00 (w) x 7.70 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Meet the Author

Today Stephen Lungu is Africa's Billy Graham, an international evangelist who regularly speaks in the U.K., U.S., and Europe.

Writer Anne Coomes is a former editor of the Church of England Newspaper and author of several books. She lives in Cheshire, U.K.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 14, 2002

    AMAZING!

    I read this book in about one sitting. It is captivating, unbelieveable and powerful! The transformation that Stephen Lungu goes through when he meets Jesus is phenominal. This is a book that inspires and challenges one to live a radical life of faith.

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