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The Accident Scene
As a man walked up to the scene,
the first thing that he noticed was a small, pocket-sized
Bible lying in the snow next to an injured man.
The injured man’s company
ID tag read, “Ken”
It was December 14, 2010, and Ken
Parfitt had gotten up that morning, as usual, at 5:30 AM to
pray for 30 minutes.
After that, while he was
fixing breakfast, his wife Jamie began to read part of his
daily Bible-reading schedule to him.
They ate, talked over
future plans, and then it was time to leave for work—but not
before an exchange of,
I Love You,
It was snowy that morning, and
their oldest son went with Ken to work.
On their way there, a
truck next to them lost control on
and plunged down over the bank.
Ken pulled over on the
shoulder, and he and his son went down the bank to help the
When they came back up,
Ken was about to get into his car, when another car lost
control on the ice, and hit him.
What could happen to you? “For
what is your life?
It is even a vapor, that
appeareth for a little time, and then vanisheth away” (Holy
Bible, James 4:14b). “PREPARE to MEET thy GOD” (Holy Bible,
Ken gave his life to help one in
Someone also did that for
The Good Samaritan
That is what some people called
Ken in Rochester, New York.
He often set aside his own
plans to help others in need.
The Bible says, “A good
name is rather to be chosen than great riches” (Proverbs
Ken and his sons were building
their own house, but it had taken a long time.
They had just gotten their
shortly before the accident.
Ken had told his wife, “I
will not let this house
I want to always be available to
serve the Lord when He needs me.”
The Bible says, “For where
your treasure is, there will your heart be also”
Many good construction days were
missed, because Ken was either helping in public ministry
with their church, or he was helping others with their
houses, cars, appliances, or moving.
The Bible says, “Withhold
not good from them to whom it is due, when it is in the
power of thine hand to do it”
The Secret Of His Life
of Ken’s life was found in that little black Book, the
Bible, that was now lying in the snow beside him.
the Bible was not hidden.
He shared his faith and
“For the scripture saith,
Whosoever believeth on him shall not be ashamed” (Romans
Ken’s employer dedicated a
new Test Engineering Lab to his memory, stating, in part,
“He lived his life in humble service to God, consistently
making time to help those in need around him.”
God also made sure that the Bible was not hidden, but
providentially had it land by his side.
You better not die without knowing
what the Bible says, and obeying it.
The Bible says that we have all
broken God’s Laws.
“For ALL have SINNED, and
come short of the glory of God” (Romans 3:23).
We have all
been prideful, selfish,
The Bible tells us the penalty: “For the WAGES of SIN is
DEATH” (Romans 6:23a).
That death is more than just
“And death and hell were cast
into the lake of fire.
This is the second death.
And whosoever was not
found written in the book of life was CAST into the LAKE of
You will spend eternity there, if you do not get your sins
The Bible says that God loves us,
and does not want us to go to the lake of fire.
“But God commendeth his
love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ
died for us” (Romans 5:8).
could have paid for our sins.
The Need For Special Blood
Ken’s blood was a rare type,
It is called the
universal blood donor,
because it can be given to anyone in need, despite their
Ken had donated much of it
to help others.
As Ken was taken out of
the ambulance at the hospital,
stained with his blood fell out of his pocket.
There would be no
without blood—the blood of Jesus.
He died on the cross to
save us from the penalty of our sin, and then He arose from
Jesus is the Son of God,
God in the flesh, born of a miraculous virgin birth, giving
Him a totally unique blood type—pure
Jesus’ perfect blood is also
can be applied to ANY SOUL UPON EARTH who will
Him as Savior.
“But as many as received
him, to them gave he power to become the sons of God, even
to them that believe on his name” (John 1:12).
“REPENT ye therefore, and
be converted, that your sins may be blotted out” (Acts
“The BLOOD of JESUS CHRIST his Son CLEANSETH US from ALL
(1 John 1:7b).
“For by grace are ye saved
through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the GIFT of
NOT of WORKS, lest any man
“That if thou shalt confess with thy mouth the Lord Jesus,
and shalt believe in thine heart that God hath raised him
from the dead, thou shalt be saved”
“Dear Lord Jesus, I do believe
that you are the Son of God; that you are God Almighty in
the flesh, the Creator of heaven and earth.
I do believe that you are
the only Savior; that you died on the cross for me, and gave
your precious blood to pay my sin debt; and then you arose
from the grave the third day.
I do now repent of my
sins, and receive you as my Savior.
Please forgive me, and
save my soul.
Please raise up my life
from sin and shame, and use it now for your glory.
In Jesus’ name I pray,
I just asked
and I desire to now live for Him.
God wants you to
now openly confess Him by
under the water,
and to faithfully attend a Bible-preaching church.
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