At our last Men’s Prayer Breakfast I listened as a brother spoke about his dad: in 1984 his dad was operated on to remove a tumor on the side of his face. The removal changed his appearance but the biggest loss, to his son anyway, was his ability to hear; all hearing was lost on one side and the other ear was greatly impaired. I found out after breakfast that the brother was four years old when this happened.
Fast forward to September 2013, this same father met with a specialist regarding a new device that might restore some of his hearing. After the tests were completed it was determined that this man’s hearing will be improved by the device. The father said “Order me one”. Read the rest of this entry »