• Our Witchdoctors Are Too Weak

    Our Witchdoctors Are Too Weak
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    Price: $14.99

    ISBN: 9780857210081

    Edition: October 18, 2010

    Pages: 224

    Publication date: October 18, 2010

    Format: Paperback

    Imprint: Monarch Books

    Category: Biography

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    Our Witchdoctors Are Too Weak

    The Rebirth of an Amazon Tribe

    Author: Davey Jank
    A funny, inspirational account of Bible translation in the Amazon

    When Davey Jank started a new life as a missionary among a remote tribe in the Amazon jungle, he entered a world most of us will never encounter: a world where witchcraft and shamanism are the trade of the powerful; where fear drives a timid and isolated society to acts of desperation and the brink of despair; where God's Word has not been heard.

    Davey and his wife, Marie--and the others who later join in the mission--struggle to decipher and learn the unwritten language of the tribe. It takes years of comical and tragic misunderstandings, correction, and painstaking effort. Years in which the Wilo people, sometimes patiently and sometimes not so patiently, wait to learn what "God's Talk" says.

    Our Witchdoctors Are Too Weak is Davey and Marie's honest and inspiring account of their more than ten years among the Wilos. Their modern-day miracle is sure to revitalize the reader's desire to spread God's Word to every corner of the world.

    Author: Davey Jank
    Davey Jank is Canadian but was raised in the Amazonian jungle by missionary parents. After studying linguistics, he responded to an invitation by the Wilo tribe.