Manage episode 301684101 series 2977549
Little William Francis was a sickly baby that nearly died.
Yet Annie and Frank Sr, his doting parents managed to win some prayers from a visiting Baptist, and overlooking his denomination with unforeseen grace, they allowed him to pray for little Frank, and, the child lived.
But Frank Sr was a man of steel and anger.
And what of school for young Houston?
In chapter 2 we learn of Frank's friend Francis Howard, and the inevitable voice of the Lord