Miracle stories are not simply found in the Bible or in the lives of the saints; they happen in the lives of average people around the world today. As beloved best-selling author Joan Wester Anderson shows us in The Power of Miracles, Gods touch is always but a heartbeat away.
In this collection of miracle stories, Anderson shares with us truly glorious and remarkable accounts of mysterious rescues, celestial visions, unexpected healings, inexplicable protection, and many other signs and wonders. These miraculous stories serve to remind us that Gods love and power are constantly at work in this world.
Joan Wester Anderson
Author and lecturer Joan Wester Anderson was born in Evanston, Illinois. She began her writing career in 1973 with a series of family humor articles for local newspapers and Catholic publications, and was a monthly columnist for two national magazines during the 1980s. She has published more than one thousand articles and short stories in a variety of publications, including WomanÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Day, Modern Bride, Virtue, ReaderÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Digest, and the New York Times Syndicate. Her 15 books include Where Angels Walk, True Stories of Heavenly Visitors, which was on the New York Times best-seller list for over a year, has sold almost two million copies and been translated into fourteen languages. Anderson is a Catholic and member of St. EdnaÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Parish in Arlington Heights IL., a graduate of Northeastern Illinois University in Chicago, a member of the American Society of Journalists and Authors, and a former adjunct professor at Harper Community College in Palatine, Illinois. She and her husband live in suburban Chicago, and five grown children and four grandchildren.