on: June 04, 2010, 3:56 am
Athlete dies for 11 minutes-God raised the dead, and forgave
St. Louis, Mo--The author, Brian Irons, tells his story.
Brian is no different from any other human being on earth. But Brian’s athletic
talents and skills proved to be highly favored more than 98 percent of the athletes
in the world today.
During his 7 years of playing little league baseball, he earned and collected 2
M.V.P trophies as a pitcher. During his five years of playing little league
football, he earned and collected 2 M.V.P. trophies as a quarterback. In Buder Gym,
Brian Irons experienced the moment of signing his name on a few high school
student’s books and papers, after displaying his skills playing basketball. In
fighting, he holds a brilliant record of 8-0, with 8 knockdowns. In high school, Mr.
Irons won the 1st place trophy in a dancing contest. This guy is amazing, and his
story goes on and on and on and on.
Well, it’s like this; one day, Brian Irons was with the fellows getting high. While
getting high, his heart stopped beating for eleven minutes. He slipped into a coma,
and stayed in it for ten days. Due to the coma and heart stopping experience, his
brain suffered a disastrous injury. Because of this brain injury, the nerves in his
left leg had been damaged. For a total of 8 months, 3 different hospitals became his
For the wages of sin is death: Brian was a sinner just like the rest of us. The same
sins he committed, you committed too. God watched you do harm to your body, and he
watched Brian do harm to his body, too. God spared Brian’s life by allowing his
mercy to touch the dead. God raised him from the dead, and later forgave him of his
sin. Death was his payment, but God’s mercy cancelled the depth. Brian Irons might
not be a professional athlete, nor have an associate’s degree, but he is now a