Vanya Author:Myrna Grant "The angel lwered me into this canyon and said, 'Look upward and you will see the new Jerusalem.' I looked and saw a light brighter than the sun, brighter than the arc of an electric welder. I really though I would be blinded, but the angel said, 'Nothing will happen to you; look.' And I looked." — "The fifth was a torture chamber where they p... more »ut me in [a rubber suit] and compressed my entire body by swelling it with air, gradually increasing the air pressure, and every time asking me, 'Well then, you better change your mind or else you will be here for seven years.' I told them, "If it's God's will, then I will will be here seven years, but if not, then tomorrow the torture will stop.'"
"In the beautiful starlit heaven a bright ribbon appeared, but I was unable to read it because of the brightness of the light. I began to read letter by letter like a first-grade boy: 'I am coming soon.'"
"The surgeoun opened the book of records and said, 'Look here. This is the kind of treatment we were planning to undertake: to amputate your arm at the shoulder and remove half your lung. Toay you were supposed to go through this operation. Now, however, for the first time in my life I see that there truly is a God and He healed you, because we could have never done anything like this!'"
"Dear brother: I received your letter and am late in answering you because there was a great storm. Don't tell our parents everything. Just tell them, 'Vanya wrote me that Jesus Christ is going into battle. This is a Christian battle, and he doesn't know whether he will be back.'"« less