On Monday morning, June 17, 1991, Frank Grimes was the only survivor of a devastating chemical explosion that killed nine men in Charleston, South Carolina. With second- and third-degree burns covering almost 70 percent of his body and less than a 50 percent chance of survival, his wife, Melissa, knew that God’s intervention was Frank's only chance
In Faith Through the Fire, Melissa tells the gripping story of the tragic accident and Frank’s miraculous struggle back to health, sharing… •How Jesus came to Frankie while he was recovering in a medically induced coma •How the prayers of hundreds of friends and strangers made the difference as Frankie fought for his life again and again •And how God’s faithful presence through the pain of the long recovery changed both of their lives forever.
Melissa Grimes loves to share the gospel and how God has changed her life. She and her husband attend Sea Coast Church and have ministered to local underprivileged children. She is self-employed and lives in a small community outside of Charleston, South Carolina, with her husband Frankie. They have two sons.