Thursday, December 30, 2004

GOD'S WRATH, GOD'S MERCY...

He raised his hand in the direction of the flood and shouted, "I command you in the name of Jesus -- stop!" The water then seemed to "stall, momentarily," he said. "I thought at the time I was imagining things."

"We were praying, "God help us, God help us."

Thanks to quick thinking, blind luck and an outboard motor that somehow started on the first pull, the orphans and their caretakers joined the ranks of countless survivors of the epic earthquake and coastal disaster that so far has claimed the lives of an estimated 78,000 people in Sri Lanka and 11 other countries.

WAS THIS "LUCK" AS THE ARTICLE STATES? OR WAS THIS GOD'S MERCY SHOWN TO THOSE WHO BELIEVED IN AND CRIED OUT FOR HELP IN CHRIST'S NAME?

With Little Warning, Director Saves 28 Orphans from Tsunami - 12/29/04