Slave Trade Captain, John Newton, has Miraculous Conversion Experience at Sea. He Would Later Write “Amazing Grace”

“Amazing grace, how sweet the sound…” So begins one of the most beloved hymns of all times, a staple in the hymnals of many denominations, New Britain or ’45 on the top’ in Sacred Harp. The author of the words was John Newton, the self-proclaimed wretch who once was lost but then was found, saved […]