Jerry was a 17-year-old kid from rural Nebraska who dreamed of fame on the gridiron. But on November 18, 1983, Jerry's life changed forever. Hear what happened to Jerry on that date and then what's happened in the interim. His story will encourage you, challenge you, and might give you a little hope for your present and future. Don't miss the conversation on Chris Fabry Live.
Jerry Ediger is a Bible teacher at Westminster Christian Academy in Watkinsville, Ga. On November 18, 1983, Jerry was paralyzed from the neck down in the first play of the 1983 Nebraska state high school football championships. He says that’s the moment he began strengthening his relationship with God. After the accident, he finished high school, then graduated from Columbia Bible College in 1993. Jerry served as a youth pastor before becoming a Bible teacher. He and his wife, Amy, have been married for 25 years and have two teenaged children.
Chris Fabry is the host of Chris Fabry Live on Moody Radio and is the author of more than 80 books. He is a member of the Christy Award Hall of Fame for Christian Fiction. His latest release is Saving Grayson from Focus on the Family. He and his wife live near Tucson, AZ.
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