The testimony of a pastor who came back from death. Thanks to a miracle from God, he has become a story full of faith.
Christopher Wickland is a reverend from Southhampton, England. He was with his children at a park when unexpectedly he suffered a heart attack.
Local officials rushed to help him and after using a defibrillator and performing CPR. He was able breath. He received a total of four shocks before his heart started beating again.
He remained in a state of shock for 15 minutes. Nobody knew if he would recover or he would be declared dead.
Without a doubt this miracle proves what God can do in the life of one of his children in the midst of difficulties.
Pastor Wickland leads the Pentecostal Living Word Church in Fareham. He explained doctors said they had never seen anyone coming back to life after a long time without having pulse or heartbeat.
«Many people started to pray»
Chris says that it was the power of prayer that brought him alive, because as soon as his family knew what happened, they raised a cry for a miracle.
Not only his family but also people from the congregation and many other places around the world were praying for him.
“This is a miracle that is all down to divine providence and the very quick actions of some people,” he said.
‘My congregation and other Christians around the world were also praying for me. All this power was harnessed to keep me alive. I’m not lucky, I’m blessed,’ he continued.
«It is the power of prayer»
Wickland was in an induced coma for two days, in which his wife received the worst prognoses.
However, two days later, he was discharged and his family affirms he looks better than before.