Steve Downes is an Eastern Daily Press Reporter in Norfolk. When his wife Yolande became pregnant they were told by the hospital that the baby boy had cystic fibrosis and that the humane thing would be to have an abortion. They decided to go ahead with the pregnancy and asked for prayer at an Alpha Course meeting. As they were praying Yolande felt an intense heat in her womb. Later their baby Ezekiel was born perfect – no cystic fibrosis!
Donato Anzalone is a Pastor in Lugano. Ten months after his wife Annelies gave birth to Gabriella they were told by the hospital that their baby had severe irreversible brain damage. She would never walk or talk! Seeking God for guidance they heard, ‘Every perfect gift is from above!’ Against all the evidence Donato and Annelies believed God. They laid their hands on Gabriella daily thanking God for His perfect gift. Week by week, slowly but surely, they saw a miracle. At the age of six Gabriella was perfect!