In a Sun-Scorched Land: A memoir of adoption, faith, and the moving of Haiti's mountains
Jennifer and her husband Jarod had no idea their decision to adopt twins from Haiti would turn into eight years of life in that literal sun-scorched land. While those years of ministry involved joys and sorrows, life-threatening dangers and divine interventions, none of those years included any progress on their children's adoptions. But God saw it all. The exhaustion, anxiety, and especially the disintegration of all human hope in the wake of the 2010 Port-au-Prince earthquake. In a Sun-Scorched Land is a story of dead-ends turned to miracles; of desperation turned to peace. Though your story may differ, this is the story of all our lives: reaching the end of ourselves to find that God alone is our hope and the mover of mountains.
Blogger at HappyHomeFairy.com
I read In A Sun-Scorched Land in one sitting, laughing, crying, and cheering for the Ebenhack family as God knit them together in a most extraordinary way. You don't want to miss this book. It will strengthen your faith and remind you that God is at work in the details of our lives every day.
Author of Sun Shine Down and Still Life
I read In a Sun-Scorched Land during a challenging season and a particularly rough week. Her story brought clarity and focus, reminding me of how blessed I am and how faithful God is. The shift in perspective was a gift in itself, but so was the enjoyment I received from a thrilling story, skillfully told. This is a modern-day missionary adventure story that will keep you on the edge of your seat while strengthening your faith.
Author of Your Real Food Journey, blogger at TrinaHolden.com