As a boy he was saved from drowning by the gardener called Mr. Fleming.
As a man he was saved from death by the gardener's son called Dr. Alexander Fleming, who discovered penicillin. He almost died from pneumonia.
He loved and respected the Jewish people.
His favourite passage of scripture was John 14:1-3 (He quoted it 5 times during famous speeches).
Date: Sun AM 1st February 2015
Preacher: Rev. David McLaughlin
Subject: Treasure in earthen vessels
Bible Reference: 2 Corinthians 4:7
But we have this treasure in earthen vessels, that the excellency of the power may be of God, and not of us.