The Arizona preacher who was shot in the head while preaching on the street miraculously recovered.
Arizona Preacher Assaulted While Sharing The Gospel
A street preacher and young father from Arizona was shot in the head while sharing the gospel on the streets.
Zulya Schmidt shared the heartbreaking news on Facebook on November 16, asking for people’s prayers. She revealed that her husband, Hans Schmidt, a street preacher, “was shot in the head” while sharing the Gospel. That tragic night of November 15, he was at “the corner of 51st Ave and Peoria.”
In a report by Faithwire, they wrote, “He began seizing and was intubated. There has been some movement; however, physicians are uncertain how much is voluntary and began draining fluid from his brain.”
Furthermore, ABC15 reports that no suspect has been identified regarding the attack on the street preacher.
Arizona Preacher Shot On The Street Miraculously Recovered
Henry Branch, a local, stated in an interview with the publication, “Who knows why someone would want to take it out on a preacher like that because he’s speaking the Gospel and good news to everybody. He’s out to help the community.”
Many people prayed for the pastor and his family, and God answered prayers.
Recent news revealed that preacher Hans Schmidt miraculously recovered. His father, Eric Schmidt, told ABC 15 in Arizona that the 26-year-old pastor has been moved into a long-term facility in the hospital for recovery.
Grateful to God for this miracle, Zulya Schmidt wrote in a post: “In the blink of an eye our lives were changed. You are a living miracle. Every day I am amazed. Seeing you hold our baby boy once again waving at our baby girl. You have a long way to go, but God will carry us through. Thank you to everyone who has been praying. Please continue to pray!”
“But He was wounded for our transgressions, He was bruised for our iniquities; The chastisement for our peace was upon Him, And by His stripes we are healed” (Isaiah 53:5, NKJV).
Header image: Hans Schmidt with his family at the hospital [Zulya Schmidt]. Facebook, 22 December 2023, https://web.facebook.com/zulya22/posts/7362675057096286?ref=embed_post&_rdc=1&_rdr