OPINION (Charisma) – One of the most amazing miracles I’ve ever heard of happened four years ago when a 14-year-old boy in St. Louis, Missouri, fell through the ice and died. He was underwater for 15 minutes and had no pulse for the next 45. This boy wasn’t saved at the time, but his mother was full of faith—enough to pray that God would bring her son back to life. And that’s exactly what God did. Charisma reported on this modern-day resurrection, which was recently turned into a movie called Breakthrough. The motion

picture releases in theaters April 17, right before Easter. I recently had the opportunity to interview John Smith, the boy who fell through the ice. We discussed his experience four years ago and how God orchestrated the creation of Breakthrough. Click here or scroll to the end of this article to listen to my entire conversation with John. With Rev. Samuel Rodriguez’s help, Breakthrough is being translated into Spanish. Because of that, John says he has received hundreds of direct messages from people from different countries. READ MORE

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