Bible Alabama dwelling 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 dwelling.
Byrd, a Veteran who lived within the dwelling for greater than 20 years, says he misplaced every thing within the fireplace, however the Bible his grandfather gave him, someway, was nonetheless in tact.
“The fireman really got here out [of the home] with tears in his eyes and he mentioned you’re not going to consider this you’ve gotta come see it for your self,” Byrd mentioned. “This bible didn’t have one scorch mark on it.”
Byrd believes it was an indication from God that the hardships following his household will probably be resolved. One in all 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, faculty provides and beds for Byrd and his daughters.
“We don’t quit,” Byrd mentioned. “We’ve had an outpouring from the group, if I went to call everybody [who’s helped] by identify I might be right here for 2 hours.”
Byrd and his household live at a brief dwelling in Gulf Shores till their dwelling 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 dwelling.