Peace child international is a youth-led development charity based in the uk for more than 30 years, it has worked to empower young people. Peace child told their unforgettable story of living among these headhunting cannibals who valued treachery through fattening victims with friendship before the slaughter god gave don and carol the key to the sawi hearts via a redemptive analogy from their own mythology.
Don richardson (born 1935) is a canadian christian missionary, teacher, author and international speaker who worked among the tribal people of western new guinea, indonesia peace child (1975). Directed by rolf forsberg with don richardson, rolf forsberg filmed in the unspoiled jungles of the southwest pacific, peace child dramatically portrays the startling reaction of stone-age people to the gospel.
Peace child, a book about his missions work with the sawi people in irian jaya, sold about half a million copies in 27 languages, was a reader's digest book of the month selection, and became a.
Peace child has 10,155 ratings and 254 reviews natalie said: at first i sat there confused then the realization broke through they were acclaiming. Indonesia (mnn) — when missionary don richardson wrote peace child in the 70's, it was clear how huge a difference just two people could make with god's hand on their lives but 50 years later, that picture has come into hd clarity in 1962, don and his wife carol moved to west papua, indonesia.
Peace child: an unforgettable story of primitive jungle treachery in the 20th century [don richardson] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers in 1962, don and carol richardson risked their lives to share the gospel with the sawi people of new guinea peace child told their unforgettable story of living among these headhunting cannibals who valued treachery through fattening.
Peace child summary & study guide includes detailed chapter summaries and analysis, quotes, character descriptions, themes, and more. For as long as that peace child lived, there would be peace between the enemies after working hard to explain the good news, carol richardson finally realized that this peace child act was a metaphor for the gospel.