Matt Hammitt, the former lead singer of the Christian band Sanctus Real, recently released a new film about the journey he, his wife, Sarah, and their son, Bowen, has been on as Bowen struggles with a chronic heart condition.
The film, titled Bowen’s Heart, follows the life of Hammitt’s 12-year-old son leading up to his third open-heart surgery. Bowen was born with hypoplastic left heart syndrome, meaning that the left side of his heart is underdeveloped.
According to the National Library of Medicine, studies show that babies born with hypoplastic left heart syndrome do not often live past two weeks.
“I love when the Bible says that ‘we overcome by the power of our testimony, and the blood of the Lamb.’ It’s the work of Christ … that overcomes adversity or the darkness in our lives,” Hammitt told The Christian Post in a recent interview.
“But also, there is a power to our words and our testimony and telling what God has done that is undeniable. So, we…