By David L. Ray

Life-threatening, near-death reports are universal matters for books or tv; frequently those specialise in a unmarried adventure in a single person’s lifestyles. A Marine’s Promise to God, through David L. Ray, follows the writer on his journey of Vietnam in 1970, via greater than ten near-death experiences—during which he by no means even obtained a wound. He used to be the squad element guy, infamous for being the main risky strive against position. The marines round him have been wounded and killed, yet Ray survived through the ability of prayer and the promise he made to God, which he has performed his top to keep.

As Ray chronicles his route to becoming a member of the Marines and learning the chaos of the lifetime of a Marine grunt in Vietnam, he introduces readers to his stories of existence along with his corporation and within the bush. The narrative follows Ray as he works day and evening missions and patrols, reveals his position, and sees moments of utmost violence and sadness.

David L. Ray is a dwelling instance of the facility of prayer, divine security, and overworked dad or mum angels. Time after time, while the taking pictures and explosions had stopped, Ray learned that not just used to be he nonetheless alive, yet he hadn’t even been hit. To today, he hasn't ever forgotten what God did for him—and he hasn't ever forgotten his pals who fell whereas serving their country.

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