SOUL SURFER BETHANY HAMILTONS DELIVERS SPEECH AT THE NATIONAL PRAYER BREAKFAST: The light that shines in your life when all seems lost.

Posted: February 7, 2014 in Uncategorized
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SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEOS AND  NEWS LINKS: Bethany Hamilton delivered a speech at The National Prayer Breakfast. In it she speaks about losing her arm to a shark attack and leaning on Jesus for understanding after that incident. The love of Christ is what helps overcome our darkest days. He is our Rock in overwhelming odds. Bethany has gone through pain and tragedy. She had to overcome adversity and, yet she feels there are those who have suffer more than she has. We must always remember that Jesus will always be there for us when the world feels like it us crumbling around us. Trust God with your pain and sorrow, not this world system. PROVERBS 3:5 Trust in the LORD with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding

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CHRISTIAN POST: Professional surfer Bethany Hamilton, known as the “Soul Surfer,” spoke during the National Prayer Breakfast Thursday about her recovery after she lost her arm in a shark attack and how her physical setback allowed her to realize her true purpose outside of surfing.
“I felt as though I had lost more than just my arm,” said Hamilton. “I thought that my hopes and dreams to become a pro-surfer and adventure the world were stripped away, but the faith I had in Jesus Christ gave me the strength to comprehend and lean on Him for understanding, even as a young girl”
During her speech, Hamilton read two biblical passages and focused her message on overcoming adversities to an audience that included President Barack Obama, who later joked that his surfing skills were not as good as hers, and other distinguished READ MORE: http://www.christianpost.com/news/soul-surfer-bethany-hamilton-says-faith-in-jesus-christ-gives-her-strength-to-overcome-lifes-adversities-at-national-prayer-breakfast-114130/
THE BLAZE: The woman known as the “soul surfer” who lost her arm in a shark attack but went on to become a professional surfer said her faith in Jesus Christ carried her through the emotional pain and uncertainty she felt after her accident.
Bethany Hamilton told her story at the annual National Prayer Breakfast Thursday in Washington, D.C., for an audience that included President Barack Obama and members of Congress.
“I thought for a time I had lost more than just my arm,” said Hamilton, who was attacked by a 14-foot shark when she was 13 years old in 2003. “I [felt] as though my hopes and dreams to become a pro surfer and venture the world were stripped away.”
Hamilton, whose story was featured in the 2011 film “Soul Surfer,” said her faith in Jesus helped her to lean on “his understanding” rather than her own READ MORE: http://www.theblaze.com/stories/2014/02/06/soul-surfer-who-lost-her-arm-in-shark-attack-delivers-powerful-message-of-faith-and-perseverance/

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