Heaven can seem really far away, but for one little boy Heaven is very real.
Four months after Colton Burpo from Nebraska nearly died in 2003 and survived a dangerous burst appendix, his parents started to suspect something astonishing had happened to him.
Their son was changed after the operation, but they understood the truth after a while. After the operation, Colton told his dad that he nearly died. He didn’t pay much attention to his son’s words, until four months after they left the hospital.