I am excited about the opportunity to share with you the stories, the arrests, the threats, the narrow escapes. I’m even more excited to tell you that you can dream big, and nothing can stop you!
Istanbul, Turkey (PRWEB) January 19, 2012
Arrested and harassed by police and military over 50 times in Turkey, Dr. Evan Edwards has just released a brand new book entitled, "It's a Happy Life".
Dr. Evan Edwards' life as a Christian Pastor in Turkey is one of danger, risk, adventure, and yet - a happy life! His will to dream despite all obstacles has brought the Turkish press to say, "(this ministry) has turned our nation upside down… received the highest ratings in the media… the best example of ministry work."
Due to danger from extremists, these events of Dr. Evan Edwards’ life are being released publicly for the first time. The book combines true dramatic experiences that illustrate a wealth of penetrating insights on one can enjoy life and accomplish their dreams.
"I am excited about the opportunity to share with you the stories, the arrests, the threats, the narrow escapes. I’m even more excited to tell you that you can dream big, and nothing can stop you! You have what it takes!” says Dr. Edwards. “Believe! You are the one with the dream. You own it. And you will walk through the open doors. Risk, even if you make mistakes. So live with faith and abandon. Have fun. You are being carried..."
Won over by the warmth of the Turkish people, Dr. Evan Edwards and his family have been working there for 25 years. Having received the highest ratings in Turkish media, thousands of Turks phone in, receive a copy at promotional events, and mailed in requests for over 500,000 Turkish New Testaments. He is the founder of ASLAN International, a non-profit organization that works to help the poor in crisis. ASLAN International’s aim is to "build nations by building up people."
Most recently, ASLAN International has been bringing aid and helping the earthquake victims in Van, Turkey. A spokesperson for ASLAN International said, "The children of Van, victims of Turkey's recent earthquakes were running, laughing, and jumping - ever so happy to receive the candy, chocolates, along with the blankets, food. You see, just like in life - you need the essentials to survive, but you also need the treats that make you smile!"
Watch the author video on Youtube http://youtu.be/N0maT0ZJ-Z0.
Dr. Evan Edwards’ new book, IT'S A HAPPY LIFE is available on http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0615573363 .