Monthly Archives: July 2012

JOHN NEWTON

Born JULY 24, 1725 Before his death, John Newton wrote the words that appear on his tombstone. They describe him as an “infidel” and “a servant of slavers in Africa” who was “by the rich mercy of our Lord and Savior … Continue reading

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PAUL BRAND

Born JULY 17, 1914 Missionary surgeon Paul Brand became a miracle worker to thousands of lepers in India. God used Dr. Brand to unlock the mysteries of how leprosy does and doesn’t work. Through reconstructive surgery (on about 3,000 patients) he made deformed … Continue reading

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JOHN WANAMAKER

Born JULY 11, 1838 Christianity, which John Wanamaker embraced at age twelve, influenced all parts of his life. He became an innovative business leader who served God and his fellow humans well. BUSINESS VENTURES The Philadelphia native entered the merchandising business as an errand … Continue reading

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