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Jeremy’s Story

On September 17th Jeremy suffered an injury that resulted in paralysis from the shoulders down and the death of his friend. Please read Jeremy's journal to follow the amazing progress our Great God has granted to Jeremy.

There are two ways to donate to Jeremy.
1. To donate over the internet and get your "I've got MOHR to give" bracelets go to  

2. Donations via mail can be sent to: Jeremy Mohr Fund: c/o Midview Baptist Church, 36710 West Royalton Rd. Grafton OH 44044.Please visit to get your "I've got MOHR to give" bracelets and for info on the benefit concert October 2, 2010.

Here's what you need to know about how Jeremy and his family are handling this.
GOD is good! Every event and challenge in life is an opportunity for God to be glorified. We understand that as Christians our purpose here on earth is to glorify God, so if God is glorified we are satisfied.  We know that God is in control and that he has a plan in allowing this to happen to Jeremy.  Job 14.5 assures us that God knows the number of our days and we can do nothing to change what God has decreed will happen.  Seeing then that Jeremy is still with us we are confident that God has a plan for him.  Jeremy, as well as his family, are looking forward to seeing answered prayer and God's grace demonstrated in all of our lives.  

In 1994 Jeremy recognized the truth in Titus 3:5 that there was nothing he could ever do that would be good enough to merit God's favor and eternal salvation.  Even as a young boy he understood his need for a Savior and repented of his sins placing his faith and hope for salvation in what Jesus Christ accomplished on the cross.  That faith in Christ is what is sustaining him and his family today.

The Bible tells us in Romans chapter 3 and chapter 6 that  'all have sinned' and 'the wages of sin is death', eternal separation from God in Hell.  It also tells us that 'the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ'.  

Jesus Christ's death on the cross was the sacrifice necessary to satisfy the righteous wrath of a Holy God against sin.  The book of Romans tells us that if we do not know Jesus as our personal Savior, the way Jeremy and his family do, that you are the enemy of God.  As his enemies, though he loves us, we are subject to his wrath and judgment, HELL.

You too have a decision to make.  Life is short and this tragedy is a reminder that the life we have can change in an instant.  Will you be ready to meet God when you die?

Romans 10:9-13  That if thou shalt confess with thy mouth the Lord Jesus, and shalt believe in thine heart that God hath raised him from the dead, thou shalt be saved.  10 For with the heart man believeth unto righteousness; and with the mouth confession is made unto salvation.  11 For the scripture saith, Whosoever believeth on him shall not be ashamed.  12... for the same Lord over all is rich unto all that call upon him.  13 For whosoever shall call upon the name of the Lord shall be saved.  

Our desire is that through Jeremy's testimony of faith and dependence on God others might come to know Christ as their personal Savior, and through that God would be glorified.

Latest Journal Update


Jeremy is at Cleveland Metro today!!! His wires and port were implanted for his cough stimulator.!!!! We will push a button and Jeremy will cough!! This cough system is part of a research project so we will be traveling to Metro alot. They will test the cough stimulator in 3 weeks. Jeremy can't wait he has been waiting for this cough stimulator for at least 4 years. The surgery went well,  Jeremy's jaws hurt and his back is uncomfortable, but guess what he is having for supper, yes, a Jr. Bacon Cheeseburger.!!!! Joy and the grand girls are in from Colorado to entertain Jeremy while he recoups. Katelynn is being home schooled this year so mom is keeping up with schooling while they are here, she is a great big sister to 2 year old Gracie. Gracie is starting to talk to Jeremy some, she ask, Where is Uncle Jeremy's bo-bo?, so Joy shows her his neck scare, then she ask how did it happen, she ask many, questions and says, Why???? We had to be at Metro at 6am this morning so Terry, Joy, and girls are going to stay at a hotel close to Metro overnight so Joy can stay with Jeremy at the hospital, in the day and we can take the grand kids for a swim instead of being at the hospital for many hours. I will stay with Jeremy over night and he will be released tomorrow some time. Jeremy was able to go to Camp Patmos, Kelly's Island, Ohio in July, he looks forward to camp every year.  He gave his testimony at camp this year, a great friend videoed it and he plans to release it soon. His sister Faith, Nick , and Granddaughter Anna, came in August, we had a wonderful time, she loved going outside with Daddy or Grandpa. Every time the door was opened she wanted to go out. Terry's sister Barbra and Mark,from Texas stopped by and visited in August the same time Faith was at home.  Jeremy has a good tan, he likes catching the sun  in the morning to get warm, the cooler day reeks havoc on his body. I have been filling in alot for our nurses due to nurses vacations, etc so I seem to be very busy. My neck and shoulders hurt so bad I had to go to the chiropractor, of coarse he said I need to take care of myself. I  can't believe how fast the months have went. Thanks for all you faithful prayers. We have appealed for his new wheelchair, so keep praying.