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My name is Larry Vaughn and I’m a Vietnam veteran. I thought I was one of the lucky ones who got away scot-free. But I was wrong. Even though I was blessed with a wonderful wife and three lovely daughters, I was in a bad mood most of the time. And I was always mad about something.

I eventually got to the point where I couldn’t control my emotions. And my doctors had to take me off work. They told me that I had Post-Traumatic-Stress-Disorder. And I never went back to my job as a letter carrier. I was broke. I was too sick to work. And I didn’t know if I would ever be able to work again. 

That was rock bottom for me. So I cried out to God in desperation and asked him to help me. And I started studying the Bible every day. I didn’t know what I was doing at the time but I was fellowshipping with God in his word. And while I was getting to know him, he was teaching me things that I needed to know. One of these things was how to cope with PTSD. Studying the Bible has helped me to live with it more than anything else.

So I’ve been mining the Bible for nuggets of wisdom and truth for years. I’m excited about the things that I’ve learned from the Bible. I want to share them with everyone. And that’s why I wrote A Crash Course in the Bible.
 
A Crash Course in the Bible is a summary of the Bible’s most important teachings. And it contains Bible verses that everyone needs to know. If you study these Bible verses and take them to heart, they will comfort you and give you peace. They will help you get through difficult times. And they will change your life forever. 
 
If you put A Crash Course in the Bible on your cell phone, then you can listen to the word of God anytime, anywhere. You can even listen to it when you’re going to sleep at night. And you’ll be like the man who’s described in Psalm One: 

“But his delight is in the law of the Lord; and in his law doth he meditate day and night. And he shall be like a tree planted by the rivers of water, that bringeth forth his fruit in his season; his leaf shall not wither and whatsoever he doeth shall prosper.” (Psalm 1:2-3) 
 

How I Became a Christian Author

How I Became a Christian Author

My name is Larry Vaughn and I’m a Vietnam veteran. I thought I was one of the lucky ones who got away scot-free. But apparently, nobody who goes to war ever gets away scot-free. I didn’t know there was anything wrong with me. But the people around me did. I was irritable and short-tempered most of the time. And I was always mad about something. In 1998, I  reached the point where I couldn’t control my emotions. My Doctors told me that I had PTSD. They took me off work and I never went back to my job as a Letter Carrier.

I applied for a medical retirement. But the Postal Service took over a year to process it. And during that year, my wife and I had no income. This was rock bottom for me.  I was old and broke and too sick to work. And I didn’t know if I would ever be able to work again. 

So I cried out to God in desperation and asked him to help me. And I started spending hours each day studying the Bible. I didn’t know what I was doing at the time. But I was fellowshipping with God in his word. And while I was getting to know him, he was teaching me things that I needed to know. One of these things was how to cope with PTSD.

I was mining the Bible for life-lessons from God. And when I saw a Bible verse that jumped out at me, I copied it down. I believe that the verses I’ve collected are the most interesting and informative verses in the Bible. I’m excited about the things that I’ve learned from them. I want to share them with you. And that’s why I wrote Crash Course in the Bible.