I received this in my e-mail from Joan of Joan Wester Anderson. I participated in this prayer request and I just had to share how things turned out, it is such a beautiful story so please enjoy ……….
We often say, “I’ll pray for you!” But do we honestly believe that there is power in prayer, even more power when many are praying in unison? For those of you who responded to the call this past week, to pray for a little boy none of us knew, you were part of a miracle. Here’s the story:
It was an ordinary late April day at the Frank family farm in downstate Atkinson, Illinois. The five youngest Frank grandchildren were enjoying playing together when suddenly there was an explosion in the barn, and a ball of fire roared through the barn door directly toward the children. As horrified adults ran towards the flames, they realized that eight-year-old Isaac had received the worst of it—-second and third degree burns on his torso, face and arms. Isaac’s dad scooped up his son, ran for the family car, and called 911 on the way. “The ambulance met them, and a second ambulance brought a burn specialist,” grandmother Mary Frank says. “Help was there right away.”
Once at the hospital, however, the grim reality set in. Isaac’s burns were severe, and he cried constantly from the pain (according to the Mayo clinic, second degree burns are the most painful.) Within two days, the doctors at the local hospital Read more here …….
Love and Blessings,