“Parents, never give up. Doctors do the best they can, but they don't know everything. And do not underestimate God.” -Eileen Hornback
“Stay the course and fight, fight, fight. Don't give up.” -Zack Hornback
On this week’s show is Eileen Hornback, the author of the International Best-Seller, Breathe and her son, Zack, Eileen’s inspiration behind the book. Fun fact! Eileen is also de de’s best friend while Eileen’s daughter, Logan starred as the female cover model for Two Degrees One Heart.
Today, you will get to know more about Eileen and Zack, and why de de loves them so much. Eileen is a woman of faith and resilience. In 2005, Eileen experienced a parent’s worst nightmare when Zack got into a terrible car accident. Diagnosed with traumatic brain injury, his doctors said that Zack has little to no chance of survival. Follow their story as Eileen relates how she kept her faith through every second of their darkest moments, which is also the theme of her book. Learn real life lessons about being invested in God’s plan, not discounting a person’s faith in the healing process, being advocates for your children’s recovery, and guiding them to make good decisions. Most of the time, we are amazed by what a little prayer can do. Tune in and witness a living miracle with this mother and son duo!
Connect with de de:
03:59 A Mother’s Worst Nightmare
13:28 The Power of Prayer
18:30 An Unexpected Gift
22:38 The Role Faith Plays
25:47 Never Give Up!
27:28 Stay the Course