The Religious Life Council at Mount Union College Presents Joseph Thuc

April 13, 2010

The Religious Life Council will present speaker Joseph Thuc on Monday, February 21 at 7 p.m. in the Campus Grounds.

Thuc is one of the Lost Boys of Sudan, a group of young orphaned refugees forced from their villages by war to trek hundreds of miles through African wilderness.' He saw his father killed by Islamic militants, his village destroyed and other family members shot and left for dead.'

Thuc and his brother managed to escape on foot. Thuc'began a journey that led him to Ethiopia, Kenya and finally America.' Thousands died along the way but Thuc survived to tell his story of courage as well as'his reliance on his personal relationship with God while walking through unimaginable conditions and surviving against all odds.'

This event is free and open to the public.

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