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David Bowers Family

Friday, August 10, 2012

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David Bowers, a Brazil native, will be a guest speaker at First United Methodist Church Sunday, Aug. 12.

His story is inspirational.

On Aug. 20, 1999, while working as a mechanical engineer in Texas, David's world changed.

He was on a stepladder examining an oxygen pipeline when he saw sparks and he jumped down as a fireball erupted.

David was engulfed by the fireball.

He had third-degree burns on 96 percent of his body and was given a 125-percent chance of not surviving.

He did survive, and his story is amazing.

Services are 9 a.m., and 11 a.m., Sunday.

The public is welcome to attend.


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A 125 percent chance of not surviving? What does that mean? Does that mean if he recovered from his burns the doctors had a 25 percent chance of murdering him?

-- Posted by Mr_S on Sat, Aug 11, 2012, at 1:22 AM


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