There is an old military saying that "there are no atheists in foxholes." I can testify, from personal experience, that going into a combat zone makes a person really think about their spiritual condition.
Here is a wonderful photo from Iraq, leading to the same thought.
Debugging is anticipated with distaste, performed with reluctance, and bragged about forever. -- Mads Villadsen
That photograph is awesome, thanks for sharing.
I have heard from many military people that your saying is very true. When you're out there with bullets flying at you and seeing your friends die right next to you, you pray for the help of something or someone.
That just brought me to tears, Nighthawk. Thanks for sharing that. How many have been slain without baptism, or even the knowledge of their Creator? May God have mercy on their souls...
Did you know that atheists generally are offended by this statement? I off course am not, but a friend of mine marched in this parade for "Atheists in Foxholes".
A pause from No Atheists In Foxholes to share interesting fact from the journals of some good thinker:
Today is: 21st February (GMT), in history on the 21st of February, 1942 AD the following event happened:
US female Figure Skating championship won by Jane Vaughn