A family's desperate dash to freedom
Fleeing for their faith
“The first day they wanted to beat me and the police were very rude to me,” Makset recalls. “Those first days were the hardest. It was an emotional time and everything hit into my heart. I was thinking about my family: What will happen to our children if I’m sent to Uzbekistan?” And in answer, he said, he heard God in his prayers: I will not send you back to Uzbekistan.