Archive for May, 2010
The evening before Easter, Jennifer and I sat outside in the backyard of some friends enjoying a barbeque as we listened to an amazing story. We sat at the table with a woman who we hadn’t met before but knew of through our mutual friend. We were asked to pray for her last summer.
She had contracted an antibiotic-resistant bacterial infection that attacked her body full force. She was hospitalized as the doctors fought to keep her alive. It went into her blood and attacked various organs as well as her extremities. The doctors bombarded her with massive doses of antibiotics only to have the infection flare up again somewhere else. She said, “At one point the doctors had given up all hope of my survival as the infection took over my body.” Read More→