On the way home from a conference, Don Piper's car was crushed by a semi that crossed into his lane. Medical personnel said he died instantly. While his body lay lifeless inside the ruins of his car, Piper experienced the glories of heaven, awed by its beauty and music.
Ninety minutes after the wreck, while a minister prayed for him, Piper miraculously returned to life on earth with only the memory of inexpressible heavenly bliss. His faith in God was severely tested as he faced an uncertain and grueling recovery. Now he shares his life-changing story with you.
90 Minutes in Heaven offers a glimpse into a very real dimension of God's reality. It encourages those recovering from serious injuries and those dealing with the loss of a loved one. The experience dramatically changed Piper's life, and it will change yours too.
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|Release Date: September 2004||Pages: 207|
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Cecil Murphey has written more than 100 books that have sold six million copies in more than 20 languages. This amazing and prolific writer has also created nearly 700 articles for a variety of publications.
Cecil has co-authored a number of autobiographies and books for well-known personalities. The all-star lineup includes Dr. Ben Carson, renowned surgeon (Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story and Think Big); singer B.J. Thomas (In Tune); Franklin Graham (Rebel with a Cause, for which hewon the 1995 Gold Medallion Award); and Norman Vaughn, the last survivor of Admiral Byrd’s Antarctica Expedition (With Byrd at the Bottom of the World).
One of Cecil’s most recent books, I Choose to Stay (with Salome Thomas-EL), has been optioned by a major movie studio. Touchdown Alexander, the story of Seattle SeahawksMVP running back Shaun Alexander, is another best seller. 90 Minutes in Heaven (with Don Piper) has now sold more than two million copies, was the catalyst for several follow-up books, and also has been optioned for a feature film.
Prior to launching his career as a full-time writer and speaker, Cecil served as pastor of Riverdale Presbyterian Church in Metro Atlanta, as a volunteer hospital chaplain for ten years, and was a missionary in Kenya for six. He holds bachelor’s degrees in education and religious education, as well as master’s degrees in education and theology. Cecil was awarded an honorary Doctor of Literature from The Richmond Virginia Seminary for his contributions to the writing field.Cecil has chosen to spend this season of his life to speak and to write from his heart. This servant of the Lord, transparent and vulnerable, provides nourishment for spiritual growth, encouragement for day-to-day living, and a hand to hold for caregivers. Cecil – The Man Behind the Words – with more than 25 years of writing, teaching, and speaking experience, knows how to love others right where they are.
Don Piper has been an ordained minister since 1985. He is the author of the New York Times bestseller of 90 Minutes in Heaven and other popular books. He has appeared on Today, The 700 Club, James Robison's Life Today, and other television and radio programs, and teaches across the United States and around the world.
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