Helen is an Eritrean gospel singer who spent 32 months imprisoned by the Eritrean authorities in a shipping container. Freezing cold at night and burning hot by day, and even tortured, Helen chose to worship. In her wilderness, God gave her a new song.
The brutality of the Islamic State, also known as ISIS or ISIL forced tens of thousands of Christians to flee from cities in Iraq. Most have come to Kurdistan, seeking safety and shelter.