about 4 hours ago
"And if it so be that you should labor all your days…and bring, save it be one soul unto me, how great shall be your joy with him in the kingdom of my Father!
"And now, if your joy will be great with one soul that you have brought unto me into the kingdom of my Father, how great will be your joy if you should bring many souls unto me!"
Private Desmond Doss, in the Battle of Okinawa in 1945, in the face of desperately dangerous conditions, continually exposed to enemy fire, rescued over 75 wounded soldiers.
When darkness completely overwhelmed him and the pain became unbearable, he put his trust in God.
Because of his faith, God gave him His strength.
"But they that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint."