Heaven is for Real: A Little Boy's Astounding Story of His Trip to Heaven and Back (Paperback)Todd Burpo (author), Lynn Vincent (with)
#1 New York Times bestseller with more than 11 million copies sold! When 4-year-old Colton Burpo emerges from life-saving surgery with remarkable stories of his visit to heaven, his family doesn't know what to believe. Heaven is For Real details what Colton saw and his family's journey towards accepting their young son had visited the afterlife.
"Do you remember the hospital, Colton?" Sonja said. "Yes, mommy, I remember," he said. "That's where the angels sang to me."
Colton told his parents he left his body during an emergency surgery-and proved that claim by describing exactly what his parents were doing in another part of the hospital during his operation. He talked of visiting heaven and described events that happened before he was born and how he spoke with family members he'd never met. Colton also astonished his parents with descriptions and obscure details about heaven that matched the Bible exactly, even though he had not yet learned to read.
With disarming innocence and the plainspoken boldness of a child, Colton recounts his visit to heaven, describing:Meeting long-departed family members Jesus, the angels, how "really, really big" God is, and how much God loves us How Jesus called Todd, Colton's father, to be a pastor The Battle of Armageddon
Retold by his father, but using Colton's uniquely simple words, Heaven Is for Real offers a glimpse of the world that awaits us, where as Colton says, "Nobody is old and nobody wears glasses."
Heaven Is for Real will forever change the way you think of eternity, offering the chance to see, and believe, like a child.
Praise for Heaven is for Real:
"A beautifully written glimpse into heaven that will encourage those who doubt and thrill those who believe." -Ron Hall, coauthor of Same Kind of Different as Me
Publisher: Thomas Nelson Publishers
Number of pages: 192
Weight: 190 g
Dimensions: 203 x 127 x 16 mm
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“Yes Heaven is for Real, Colton !!”
Where are they? What are they doing? Are they okay? - What has happened to my loved ones – especially my great pals who died as children. Would I see them again and recognise them in amongst it all? Through my grief I... More
This book is simply amazing, although small, it manages to fit much more in than the film allows. Credible story which I'm inclined to believe. With added images in the middle of the book of the family which is... More
A must read for anyone who may be a skeptic or doubter. Yes Colton, Heaven is for REAL! This book is the testimony of a family going through some challengs in life and the God who accompanies them. God chooses whom... More
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