LyHoung and Sarin Mak fled Cambodia more than 30 years ago due
to the country’s communist Khmer Rouge regime. More than a million people were
killed by this regime, causing Cambodia to be known for the “Killing Fields.”
The Maks were brutally tortured for crimes they did not commit and endured many
hardships before fleeing to the U.S.
Despite all they went through, LyHoung and Sarin have a
heart for the lost and a desire to spread God’s hope to the broken and lost
souls of their own people. The couple moved back to Cambodia in 2011 to follow
the calling God placed upon their hearts. God is raising up out of the ashes a
new work, which is bringing hope, peace, and salvation to a people who thought
God had forsaken them.
Today in Cambodia, people are desperately looking for the
real God and genuine love from Him. Already Lyhoung and Sarin have witnessed
hundreds of children and several adults receive Christ as their Savior. The
Maks are committed to staying in Cambodia for the rest of their lives. The
impact of their testimony and sacrifice has already rescued hundreds from the