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The Boy with the Red Bandana

Posted by Editors Choice in Project 7. 6 comments

28th February

Shortly after Because of the Times 2011, Peyton Flanary began feeling the call to make a difference in his world. He listened intently as Pastor Anthony Mangun told the story of Welles Crowther, an equities trader who worked in the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. Crowther carried a red bandana with him, which he waved in the air, passionately yelling for people to follow him as he led them to safety. After helping several people, Crowther with his red bandana, ran back into the building to save one more life from the impending doom. He never made it out of the building.

The story of the man with the red bandana was etched in Peyton’s mind as he felt the tug of God calling him to reach souls. Peyton was overwhelmed with a sense of mission as he went … Read More »






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