This sounds like someone mouthing a quote, who has never had to think about the issue.
If we take his thinking further along logically, with everything being in the hands of God, that means we should never want or even need to go to the doctor, since everything is already in His hands?
My parents should have just "left me to God" when I was born with severe liver problems? I should have just "toughed it out" and certainly died? And possibly my mother as well, after having a forced Ceasarian procedure by the circumstances out of her control?
What a compassionate, loving God that is that Christians always talk about. Mr. Brown sounds like a complete Tool of the Church. May his family never need medical care.
ETA: Thank you for your knowledge, Horsefathers. I was only an English major in college, (so with science not being even a minor speciality of mine) I did not know that apparently, all mammals require a four-chambered heart to live.
Edited to Add Again:
And, I suppose I should thank you as well for the knowledge that people can be born with deformities even more ghastly-looking than my congential defect...when I googled it, I was really hoping the pictures wouldn't come up automatically as well...