Up and active again after a fall

Early one morning, it was still dark as I was leaving the house to go to the airport. I missed the last step and fell, landing on my knee and thumb and twisting my foot. I picked myself up and went back into the house to change my clothes, which were covered with blood. 

As I was cleaning up, the tune from a hymn by Peter B. Allen, “Rise up and walk,” came to me (No. 565, Christian Science Hymnal: Hymns 430–603). Though everything hurt, I rose up and walked, and continued to the airport. I was on my way to attend a wedding and then have an active week of fishing and horseback riding with three generations of my family. I didn’t want to allow this mishap to interfere with the planned activities. 

Testimony of Healing
Shattered wrist bones healed
December 16, 2019

We'd love to hear from you!

Easily submit your testimonies, articles, and poems online.