Liam Needed a New Arm – He Got the Surprise of His Life.

I’m a pretty big Star Wars fan – at age 9, my older cousin was taking me to midnight premiers of the “Special Edition” movies in 1997. I’ve been able to see and participate in a lot of cool things, but none quite so awesome as this:

In Augusta, Georgia, the local 501st Legion (semi-official fan clubs filled with people who dress up primarily as the Imperial stormtroopers) gave a boy something he desperately needed – an arm – and something he desperately wanted – belonging and identity with these awesome costumes. This is his “trooper” prosthetic.

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Michael Harrell is a former staff member and current volunteer at St. Luke's Lutheran Church in Federal Way, Washington. A blogger by hobby and social media manager by trade, he continues to teach the faith to ninth graders when he's not busy watching movies or theatre. He loves the Seattle Mariners, and his wife wants you to know he's married. You can follow him on Twitter.
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