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Samuel: The Inspiring Story of How an Amish Boy's Tragedy Brought Two Worlds Together
Just days before his tenth birthday, Samuel Herschberger became entangled in a piece of equipment on his family farm while performing a routine chore. He sustained injuries so extensive that his survival amazed medical personnel called to the scene. Because the Amish have no insurance, Samuel's hospital and medical bills would have meant financial ruin except for the gener ...more
Paperback, 112 pages
Published September 1st 1997 by Longstreet Pr
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Based on a true story, Samuel a young Amish Boy gets caught up in a machine on his family's farm. This accident changes his and his family's life forever. The Amish live a very simple life and having this accident happen, placed the family in very unusual situations for the Amish. Having to have Samuel hospitalized and then seeing the rising medical bills of which they could not afford since the Amish do not believe in insurance, gave the family a whole set of life rules to live by. Thanks to th ...more