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Windows Into God's Word

  • Reading Story 1—"Mutiny Aboard the Bounty" After all the violence and bloodshed on Pitcairn Island, Alexander Smith was now the only man left alive. Ten years had passed since the mutiny on the Bounty. Recognizing his need of God from reading the Bible and The Book of Common Prayer, Smith changed his life and led the other islanders to Jesus.
  • Reading Story 2—"The Great Disappointment" After Jesus did not return on October 22, 1844, many Millerites were asking, "Why didn't Jesus come? How could something that had been predicted in the Bible not come true?" While walking through a field, Hiram Edson was given the answer to his prayer.
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