MIKE MATTER IS AN OWNER-PARTNER and General Manager of Zylstra Harley Davidson in Elk River, Minnesota.
As a prayer evangelism practitioner, he
has been featured in Harvest's and is a leader in the Pray Elk River movement.
was told by the attending physicians to call the family to say their goodbyes and prepare to make life-support decisions.
to declare the truth of I Corinthians 7:4 over his
wife, that "the wife's body does not belong to her
alone but also to her
took that authority in the Spirit, cursed that bacterium and commanded it to be gone in the name of Jesus.
When Pastor Ed came back to the hospital to visit Mike and Amy several days later, a bizarre series of events confirmed the belief of many who were interceding in prayer that spiritual warfare was at the heart of this physical attack to her body.
and Amy rejoice over this gift of healing!
says, "Being involved in the Transformation Movement both locally and globally, I have heard about resurrections from the dead occurring in places like Argentina and Thailand.
Well, now it's happened right here in Elk River.
I know that it was the 'Church of the city' exercising its authority in Christ that resulted in Amy being brought back to life when the doctors had all but declared her
Christians in Elk River continue to believe that "the extraordinary will become the ordinary" as their city and region is transformed.
What about you?
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