The daughter was skinny as a rail and looked like the walking dead. This Todd Bentley guy is marching around the stage, shouting, kicking people, slapping them, proclaiming them healed. Or irrational protests from people who still insist it’s impossible. Since Alex was losing his hair, several of his friends, including Dylan Fancher, all decided to shave their heads as a sign of Solidarity with Alex during his healing and recovery process. That night God also gave her an impartation of JOY and LAUGHTER. All I can say is, you had to see it for yourself to fully appreciate it. People getting healed of lupus, deafness and paralysis are all remarkable. It's just that the bitter sting has been taken out. You pray for the uncle or aunt or grandpa or child. Here's me interviewing her about what happened: Finally there are some things that need to be said about miracles. Cessationists are often skilled rigorous expositors of scripture, but the cessationist arguments don't meet their own standards of interpretation.
(Not all that different from atheists trying to tell me DNA isn’t actually a code.) Experience #4: I have a friend named Noemia Cessito. Luxuries that westerners take for granted are simply unheard of there. Below is a video of Alex shaving Dylan’s head in the restroom of Alex’s hospital room: Alex Smiley shaves Dylan Fancher's head: Solidarity, and Friends Forever Just the day before, Alex had begun his Chemo treatments. The bitterness and the grief melted away and she began laughing with delight. But being healed from aching loss and sickening sorrow over a lost husband and dear son - that one takes the cake. Jess experienced a literal impartation of the beautiful scripture of Isaiah 61: For those who grieve in Zion— to bestow on them a crown of beauty instead of ashes, the oil of gladness instead of mourning, and a garment of praise instead of a spirit of despair. I know the feeling of exasperation and desperation when you pray and it feels as though those prayers are bouncing off the ceiling. Your prayer doesn't get answered the way you want it to. You only have to experience ONE undeniable miracle and then you KNOW. Quoting 1 Corinthians : "And in the church God has appointed first of all apostles, second prophets, third teachers, then workers of miracles, also those having gifts of healing, those able to help others, those with gifts of administration, and those speaking in different kinds of tongues. The church has sliced off one of its testicles and thrown it in the garbage.
Another lady, Mary, maybe 30 years old, had somewhat recently had brain surgery to remove a cancerous tumor. Hair was fully sworn and the head was like smooth sponge. and also her hand is not working and she doesnt have any feeling on her hand. I know pastors and seminary professors who've been fired from their jobs because they believed in miracles. I have a friend who had severe ADHD and was deaf in one ear. He won't let me use his name and picture here on my blog because his father is a prominent figure in evangelical Christianity and news of a miracles might threaten his dad's career. We wonder why there's an atheistic bias in the western world?
She pulled her hair back and I could tell just brushing my hand over her head that there was a big piece of her skull taken out and a large indention on her head. I’ve told you about two people there in Rajahmundry India. It's no surprise church has become a flaccid, legalistic, boring institution.
She complained that she’d been having seizures since the operation, and she has had no feeling anywhere in her left arm. But she was VERY excited about the feeling come back in her left arm! We told them that next year definitely they will come to pray for you and for many. She was suffering from severe headache and neck pain from so many years and also if she takes anything from her mouth she will be feeling pain in her throat. There were many more – most got some benefit, some didn’t seem to get any. A dreary way to kill an otherwise enjoyable Sunday morning.