They were average New Yorkers.
But in the aftermath, they became American refugees . . .
When the planes hit the Twin Towers, Christina Ray Stanton’s life changed forever. As the new dawn of terrorism began, the Manhattan resident and her husband fearfully witnessed the impact just six blocks away from Ground Zero. As toxic dust spread into the air, the Stantons boarded a boat off the island and into the unknown.
With a close friend dead and their beloved dog clinging to life, the Stantons’ faith in God was tested. But after months away from her home, Christina trusted in a higher purpose to claim a stronger future. This is their story.
Out of the Shadow of 9/11: An Inspiring Tale of Escape and Transformation is a little-told story of the far-reaching collateral damage of September 11. As a longtime local and veteran tour guide, author Christina Ray Stanton shares an intimate journey of the harrowing event. Through her long road to physical, emotional, and spiritual recovery, you’ll discover your own inspiration in tough times.
If you like true stories, heart-wrenching journeys, and emotionally raw perspectives, then you’ll love Christina Ray Stanton’s honest perspective.
Buy Out of the Shadow of 9/11 to find your way back to faith today!
|Publisher:||Loving All Nations Press|
|Product dimensions:||5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.44(d)|
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Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Waking to a Nightmare: September 11, 2001
Chapter 2: A Safe Haven Becomes a Death Trap
Chapter 3: Concentrating on Surviving
Chapter 4: A Boat Lift to New Jersey
Chapter 5: Refugees—American Style
Chapter 6: A Car, a Room, and New Obstacles
Chapter 7: An Unrecognizable City: Wednesday, September 12
Chapter 8: Looking for Order in the Chaos
Chapter 9: The Frozen Zone: Friday, September 14
Chapter 10: A Surreal Zombie Apartment
Chapter 11: Wounded and Walking: September 15 and 16
Chapter 12: Anger, Anxiety Overtake Grief: September 17 and 18
Chapter 13: An Unexpected Haven: September 19 and 20
Chapter 14: Stunning News: September 21
Chapter 15: Crushing Sorrow: September 22
Chapter 16: Re-Entry into a Scarred Neighborhood: September 23
Chapter 17: Living in an Endless Memorial
Chapter 18: Relief from Redeemer
Chapter 19: Wandering in a 9/11 Daze
Chapter 20: A Church and a Job: Mid-October
Chapter 21: Queen of a War Zone
Chapter 22: Home for the Holidays
Chapter 23: Healing from Home
Chapter 24: A Different Kind of Holiday
Chapter 25: Signs of Healing: January 2002
Chapter 26: Redeemer to the Rescue—Again: February, March 2002
Chapter 27: Hope and a Future
Chapter 28: Seeking Shalom for The City
Epilogue: Never Forget