"He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep to gain that which he cannot lose." Jim died January 8, 1956 at the age of 28 years in the jungles of Ecuador. Through Gates of Splendor, a book by his wife Elisabeth, recount his life and death. End of the Spear is a recent movie about the five missionaries Ed McCully, Roger Youderian, Pete Fleming, Nate Saint, and Jim Elliott.
"It's complete surrender" were Eric's last words. Eric died February 21, 1945 in the Weihsien Internment Camp, a Japanese prison camp in China. He is Scotland's most famous Olympian runner. Yet, he ran for a prize greater than Olympian gold, he ran with the heavenly goal in mind. "Let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us." Hebrews 12:1 Chariots of Fire movie gives tribute to his life and example.