Spiritual healing prayer
I’m a living example of spiritual healing prayer when rightly applied.
I’m forever grateful for the power of spiritual healing prayer. A few years ago, during a trip to Florida to see my grown children and grandchildren, I had the privilege of visiting with my old school principle from the 4th grade through the 12th grade. He asked if I ever had any repercussions from the critical accident I experienced as a 10-year-old child. The answer I gave him was “NO, none”.
In May 1955, toward the end of that school year, I had been playing at the park after school. I was walking on top of the parallel bars when I slipped and fell to the ground. I seemed to have dislocated my shoulder blade (not medically diagnosed) and my mother allowed me to stay home from school the next day.
That afternoon my father had to drive to another town about 15 miles away to pick up some powdered insecticide to kill the mosquitoes that bred in the bushes around the house exterior and he asked if I’d like to ride with him. I said “OK”. He took the old red truck.
On the way back, along a two-lane road, the front wheel came off the truck and we veered into the oncoming lane and were hit head-on by a full-size car. Of course, seat belts were not invented for vehicles then so I was not strapped in.
My head hit the windshield and the impact threw me out the open side window (no air-conditioning). Then the truck overturned and pinned me underneath. Fifty-pound bags of insecticide burst open and spilled all over my body. Continue reading