[[ eBook ]] Jacob DeShazer: Forgive Your Enemies (Christian Heroes : Then & Now)Author Janet Benge – Bilb-weil.de

Three thousand feet above China, it was Jake s turn to jump He slid his pistol, knife, and ration packets into the pockets of his leather jacket and edged toward the open hatch of the Bbomber He checked the tension on the harness of his parachute, made sure the handle of the ripcord was free, and then began lowering himself out of the hatch and into the darknessOne of the famous Doolittle Raiders who first attacked Japan after the bombing of Pearl Harbor, Jacob DeShazer knew his one way mission was dangerous Indeed, it led to his capture as a prisoner of war Beaten, malnourished, and alone in his cell, Jacob was given a Bible and far away from home, this American soldier became a ChristianAfter the war, Jacob returned to Japan and served his former enemy for thirty years as a missionary His testimony of forgiveness and reconciliation of love over hate inspires a powerful gospel message for our lives today