What an amazing story, you will need more than one kleenex for this one.
Dear friends, How great is our God!!
This is a two cup story…. Take your time and enjoy!
Two or three times in my life God in His mercy touched my heart, and twice before my conversion I was under deep conviction.
During the American war [Civil War], I was a surgeon in the United States Army, and after the battle of Gettysburg there were many hundred wounded soldiers in my hospital, amongst whom were twenty-eight who had been wounded so severely that they required my services at once.
Some whose legs had to be amputated, some their arms, and others both their arm and leg. One of the latter was a boy who had been but three months in the service, and being too young for a soldier had enlisted as a drummer. When my assistant surgeon and one of my stewards wished to administer chloroform, previous to the amputation, the young soldier turned his head…
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