Grandson of late televangelist Rev Billy Graham is hospitalized in crucial situation with COVID-19
- Jonathan Lotz, the grandson of Rev. Billy Graham, has been hospitalized with COVID-19 and is in crucial situation
- His mom Anne says that Jonathan is in ICU, however has not been positioned on a vent
- Jonathan instructed his mom he was capable of proceed spreading God’s phrase whereas within the hospital, saying he’s ‘bodily exhausted but Spiritually overflowing’
- Anne has requested the general public to maintain Jonathan of their prayers
- It stays unclear if Jonathan beforehand obtained the COVID-19 vaccine
Jonathan Graham (left) has been hospitalized with COVID-19 and is in crucial situation, his mom (proper) introduced on Sunday
The grandson of late televangelist Rev Billy Graham has been hospitalized with COVID-19 and is in crucial situation.
Jonathan Lotz, who like his grandfather additionally runs a ministry, is presently within the ICU at an undisclosed hospital.
His mom, Anne Graham Lotz, stated Jonathan has not been positioned on a ventilator and is ‘bodily exhausted but Spiritually overflowing’.
In a Facebook post revealed Sunday night, Anne shared that Jonathan had texted her with an replace situation on his situation earlier that morning.
He instructed her that though he was drained, he was ‘frequently pouring over the Psalms of Ascent (120-134) in ICU’ and had the ‘the privilege of sharing Jesus with the ER & ICU employees!’
Anne, together with their complete household, is asking folks to maintain Jonathan of their prayers.
‘Simply please do not let up,’ she pleaded on social media. ‘Pray he is not going to must go on a ventilator, that his oxygen ranges would enhance, that his lungs might be strengthened, healed and that his well being might be totally restored—with no long run issues. My coronary heart is full of gratitude to your prayers.’
Anne Graham Lotz shared a Fb submit (above) saying that her son, Jonathan, had been positioned within the ICU however was not on a ventilator. She asks that folks preserve him of their prayers
Anne shared photographs of her son (above) on social media, captioning them ‘Fifty years in the past I may maintain my son in my arms. Now I’ve positioned him within the arms of Jesus’
Earlier than beginning his personal ministry, Jonathan labored alongside his grandfather, Rev. Billy Graham (pictured on the left alongside his daughter, Anne)
Anne’s latest request for prayers echoed an earlier submit saying Jonathan’s hospitalization.
‘Fifty years in the past I may maintain my son in my arms,’ she wrote on Saturday. ‘Now I’ve positioned him within the arms of Jesus. He has been hospitalized with COVID and is in crucial situation.
‘I’m asking you to hope for Jonathan’s swift therapeutic and restoration.’
It’s unclear if Jonathan obtained the COVID-19 vaccine. WRAL outreached to his group, Jonathan Lotz Ministries, who reportedly declined to touch upon his present situation or vaccination standing.
It’s unclear if Jonathan obtained the COVID-19 vaccine. His group, Jonathan Lotz Ministries, declined to touch upon his present situation or vaccination standing (pictured above is a submit from Anne Graham Lotz asking that folks pray for Jonathan)
Jonathan is not any stranger to ache and struggling, in line with his ministry bio. He has beforehand skilled ‘athletic disappointment,’ most cancers, divorce and unemployment.
The ministry director has testified about his struggles previously, saying that ‘God has introduced him by way of problem after problem’.
Earlier than beginning his personal ministry, Jonathan labored alongside his grandfather, Rev. Billy Graham. The New York Post stories the 2 shared the Lord’s teachings collectively from rom 1994 to 2002.
Graham handed away at age 99 in 2018 at his North Carolina house. He was remembered for being one of many twentieth century’s most influential spiritual leaders.
He preached Christianity for seven many years, visited 185 nations and testifying to greater than 215 million folks.