Richard Benson (Florida, USA)
Faith by itself, if it has no works, is dead. - James 2:17 (NRSV)
Buford was a fifteen-year-old who lived deep in the backwoods of Handshoe, Kentucky. He suffered from an external brain tumor that parted his scalp and extended partially over his right eye, causing blindness. I was his teacher, in a one-room schoolhouse.
Once a month his father, John, would make the...
When the Holy Spirit enters my heart, I will be moved to act in love.
To serve with grace
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