Bible Alabama house fireplace, Bible survived a January home fireplace.
In what a Baldwin County man can solely name a miracle, Scot Byrd says his Bible survived a January home fireplace that destroyed his house.
Byrd, a Veteran who lived within the house for greater than 20 years, says he misplaced all the things within the fireplace, however the Bible his grandfather gave him, by some means, was nonetheless in tact.
“The fireman truly got here out [of the home] with tears in his eyes and he stated you’re not going to imagine this you’ve gotta come see it for your self,” Byrd stated. “This bible didn’t have one scorch mark on it.”
Byrd believes it was an indication from God that the hardships following his household can be resolved. One among his daughter’s, Shelby, was recognized with a uncommon type of leukemia in 2014. She has since beat the illness.
For the reason that January fireplace, a number of group organizations and companies have donated garments, college provides and beds for Byrd and his daughters.
“We don’t surrender,” Byrd stated. “We’ve had an outpouring from the group, if I went to call everybody [who’s helped] by title I might be right here for 2 hours.”
Byrd and his household live at a short lived house in Gulf Shores till their house could be rebuilt in Bon Secour. The group has taken care of the households’ materials wants, Byrd says, however any monetary assistance is appreciated, given the price of Shelby’s medical payments and the price of changing their house.