The Word Among Us

January 2020 Issue

A God of Miracles

Learning to pray with childlike faith.

By: Deacon Steve Greco (as told to Jim Graves)

A God of Miracles: Learning to pray with childlike faith. by Deacon Steve Greco (as told to Jim Graves)

My term paper had become a personal crusade of sorts. I wanted to prove to my college professor that the resurrection of Jesus Christ had never happened. Yet as I researched the topic, I began to ask myself how a worldwide faith that has endured for two millennia started in Palestine—with the execution of a Jewish rabbi. Many people had claimed to be the Messiah, but Jesus’ case was different. Why?

This question burned inside of me. As I studied and mulled it over, I became convinced that the resurrection of Jesus must have really happened....

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