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Elizabeth Pepper realised the power and comfort of prayer in a very real way when her husband Alan fell seriously ill and was taken to intensive care.  Just before emergency surgery, the Archbishop was passing and joined Elizabeth in praying for her husband’s healing.  Elizabeth exclaimed: ‘Talk about phone a friend!’

Elizabeth features as part of the book ‘John Sentamu’s Hope Stories’ published by Darton Longman and Todd (Sept 2014). (ISBN: 978-0-232-53109-1).  Watch a short video of her hope story ‘We’ve all got a direct line’ here: