Lay Witness Magazine

Table of Contents: September 1998

But I Asked to Be Healed

From My Wheelchair, I Witness Miracles and Ask, “Why Not Me?” Jesus healed people. Some were healed of paralysis, others of blindness. As a man with spastic cerebral palsy, who uses a wheelchair for mobility, I am deeply moved by those stories. Jesus, bring Your healing. How many times have you or I asked Our Lord that favor—for friends, for relatives or ourselves? Each time I’ve asked for my own healing, He’s whispered, “In the broken, I show My glory.” I remember when my friend Nancy took me to St. Agnes Church in West Chester, Pa. A few men carried … Continue reading