Thomas McNally is a 12-year-old boy scout in Long Island, NY. He earned a badge for learning the Heimlich maneuver, the preferred method to help people who are choking. Just a few weeks later, his own mother was choking and Thomas performed his newly learned skill. He saved his mother’s life. The Boy Scout motto is “be prepared,” and Thomas was.. --Jim L. Wilson and Rodger Russell.
The Week, July 24, 2015 p. 4
1 Peter 3:15 (NIV) (15) But in your hearts set apart Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and respect,