who was our constant friend and benefactor, and had never done us an injury; but, on the other hand, had given His Son Jesus Christ to die, that we might be justified, pardoned, and saved.
And if I would only believe that God would save me for His Son's sake, and would love that Son, that God would love me, forgive all my sins, make me happy; and, though I would never again see her face on earth, I would meet her in heaven.
I was so affected by this narrative that I awoke, sobbing like a cn obedient heart, that I may meet Thee and my dear mother in Heaven.
I felt at once that I was willing to give up all the world for the love of God, that I could trust Him and serve Him forever.
My heart was light; I saw God reconciled through His Son, and was so happy. I hobbled away to the distant camp.
I told my comrades what the Lord had done for me, and many a hardened sinner wept and gave his heart to Christ, and we made the Western mountains ring with shouts of joy to God.