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Another man's war: the true story of one man's battle to save children in the Sudan

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A gun-toting preacher, a rebel army led by a madman, and entire villages slaughtered just because they were in the way.

In Another Man's War, follow Sam Childer's remarkable transformation from violent thug to a man of faith, and his ongoing battle to save children in one of the world's most lawless areas.

ôAnother ManÆs War is about true terrorism . . . against more than 200,000 children in northern Uganda and Southern Sudan. Sam Childersùa fighter and a preacher (some call him a mercenary)ùtirelessly leads a small militia into the jungle, daring to fight against a vicious army outnumbering him one thousand to one. One man can make a huge difference. Sam Childers certainly does.ö ?Peter Fonda, actor/filmmaker, best known as star of Easy Rider

ôThe Reverend Sam Childers has been a very close friend to the government of South Sudan for many years and is a trusted friend.ö ?President Salva Kiir Mayardit of South Sudan

ôThe Reverend Sam Childers is a long time devoted friend to our government and his courageous work is supported by us.ö ?President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda

ôSam Childers is one of those rare men [who is] willing to do literally whatever it takes to promote the message of Jesus Christ and save children from the tyranny of evil men.ö ?John Rich, lead singer and songwriter, Big & Rich

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A gun-toting preacher, a rebel army led by a madman, and entire villages slaughtered just because they were in the way.

In Another Man's War, follow Sam Childer's remarkable transformation from violent thug to a man of faith, and his ongoing battle to save children in one of the world's most lawless areas.

ôAnother ManÆs War is about true terrorism . . . against more than 200,000 children in northern Uganda and Southern Sudan. Sam Childersùa fighter and a preacher (some call him a mercenary)ùtirelessly leads a small militia into the jungle, daring to fight against a vicious army outnumbering him one thousand to one. One man can make a huge difference. Sam Childers certainly does.ö ?Peter Fonda, actor/filmmaker, best known as star of Easy Rider

ôThe Reverend Sam Childers has been a very close friend to the government of South Sudan for many years and is a trusted friend.ö ?President Salva Kiir Mayardit of South Sudan

ôThe Reverend Sam Childers is a long time devoted friend to our government and his courageous work is supported by us.ö ?President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda

ôSam Childers is one of those rare men [who is] willing to do literally whatever it takes to promote the message of Jesus Christ and save children from the tyranny of evil men.ö ?John Rich, lead singer and songwriter, Big & Rich

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