Talon’s Point of the Day – Oct 7th 2013

Talon’s Point of the Day has always been used to share, concisely as possible, what is on my mind and in my own words. When it come to the subject of suffering for one’s faith I am wholly unqualified compared to the hero of faith Richard Wurmbrand, so this quote is his from the 1970’s

“Friendship with Jesus is costly. Faith alone saves, but saving faith is never alone. It’s always accompanied by sacrifices for Christ’s sake” – Richard Wurmbrand, tortured for Christ by the Nazis and Soviets for a combined 13 years

In 1966, Wurmbrand testified before the US Senate’s Internal Security Subcommittee, removing his shirt in front of TV cameras to show the scars of his torture,

Transcript of Richard Wurmbrand’s testimony before Congress here
You can purchase “Tortured For Christ,” the story of Richard Wurmbrand here. If you dare read this book, you will never be the same