Kari Jobe, Danny Gokey, And Darlene Zschech Join Those At California Church Believing For Resurrection Of Two Year Old Girl
It would be a Christmas miracle like none other. A heart-stricken family who's two-year-old daughter was declared dead by doctors isn't ready to let go of their belief in a miracle to bring her back. Now, a viral prayer movement that's being joined by a virtual who's who of Christian ministry is joining in with the family as they pray for the resurrection of Olive Alayne Heiligenthal — the daughter of Bethel Church members Andrew and Kalley Heiligenthal. According to reports, little Olive suddenly stopped breathing and was declared dead on Saturday, December 14, 2019. Andrew and Kalley shared a message on Instagram asking for prayer and Christian musicians and leaders such as Kari Jobe, Darlene Zcehech and even American Idol finale Danny Gokey are all praying for Olive to come back to life.
Some have even left messages calling her name "O-Live." At this time, a cause of death has not been released. The family said that little Olive just stopped breathing.
Each day, Kalley has shared a new message that indicates today is a good day for resurrection. You may see the post that Kalley shared on her Instagram account where she asked for resurrection prayers for Olive below.
Now, the prayer requests are getting global attention and more people are weighing in on the family's faith and the church's approach at beliving for a resurrection miracle. Needless to say, negative comments are beginning to flood the family's Instagram posts and some are accusing the parents of being brainwashed. The family has kept their posts positive and filled with faith.
You may see a video shared from one of the services at California's Bethel Church below.
On the fifth day, Kalley shared a picture of Olive along with the following caption.
"Day 5 is a really good day for resurrection. I’ve never been more grateful for Jesus. He is endlessly worthy of our love, trust, faith and risk."
What do you think? Do you believe that Olive can come back from the dead? DO you believe prayer and faith can result in resurrection miracles?
Stay tuned for more on this developing story.