Monday, November 10, 2014

{{Book Review}} I Have Seen God

  About the book: 
I Have Seen God: The Miraculous Story of the Diospi Suyana Hospital in Peru (Monarch Books, October 2014)

The miraculous founding of a top class hospital for some of the world's poorest people

Klaus-Dieter and Martina John---both brilliant, talented, and highly qualified doctors---turned their backs on lucrative careers to follow their dream to open a first-rate medical facility for the Indians of the Peruvian Andes, some of the world's poorest people. The Peruvian Andes natives suffer appallingly from the diseases of poverty and, although they make up approximately 40 percent of Peru's population, are ignored by the authorities.

Having studied at the universities of Harvard, Yale, and Johannesburg during his training as a surgeon, Dr. Klaus-Dieter John together with his wife, Dr. Martina John, a pediatrician, developed a concept for a modern hospital in the Peruvian Highlands.

Turning down other offers, including a professorship, they set themselves the task of raising the millions of dollars needed. God opened the hearts and consciences of individuals and companies to create not just a health center, but a fully equipped hospital. Their story and vision has captured attention around the world and today they have the backing of 180 corporations and 50,000 private supporters.

The hospital's name, Diospi Suyana, means "we trust in God" in Quechua, the native language of the people it serves. It is a testament to their experience that with God the impossible can happen. The incredible conviction and profound faith of the Johns will refresh your heart and stir your spirit.
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*My Review*
 John and Martina traveled the world during their medical training & career. They settled in the Peruvian Andes to work among the Quechua Indians where they founded the Diospi Suyana Hospital(which means "we trust in God").

There are color photos showing the magnitude of an area of extreme poverty.

Klaus-Dieter John's writing is emotional. He draws the reader in through the real life stories that result in a sense  of personal involvement in compassion and inspiration.

"I Have Seen God" is must reading for anyone who desires to know more about the reality and power of a living God. I highly recommend this book to my readers.  This book has the power to change lives.

About the author: Klaus-Dieter Johnstudied at the universities of Harvard, Yale, and Johannesburg during his training as a surgeon. He and his wife Dr. Martina John, a pediatrician, have dedicated their lives to the establishment of the hospital in Peru.
Find Klaus-Dieter online: website

I received this book from litfuse publicity in exchange for my honest opinion. I am not required to write a positive review. All opinions expressed are 100% my own. 

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