Healers Needed

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In last week’s post I discussed the fact that chaos dominates our world.  Because that is true, our world is broken.  It is sick on every level imaginable.  Relationships of all kinds are in a state of decline and decay.  Just look at what is going on in relationships between husbands and wives, parents and children, employers and employees, governments and citizens.  Disease continues to run rampant (Ebola, anyone?).  Crime and poverty seem to be beyond resolve regardless what laws or programs we put in place.  Economies are unstable, causing a general sense of unrest.  And the list goes on…and on…and on…  Jesus Christ came as Healer and brought something to the table that makes a real difference in the midst of all the pain.

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Nothing is Ever Wasted

We have all felt it at one time or another:  the soul-searing pain of loss.  A job suddenly comes to an end.  A business we have invested in fails.  A relationship we have invested time and energy in ends painfully.  In those moments we can feel like all the time, effort and resources we invested was a huge waste.  Do I have good news for you…

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When Healing Doesn’t Come 1

If we want to be completely honest, there are times when we have gone through the steps of the healing process outlined in James 5:14 – 15 and healing hasn’t manifested.  Why is that?  In this post I will address some of the more commonly known possibilities.

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Receiving Healing 3

This is the third post on the subject of receiving healing as it is outlined in James 5:14 – 15.  In the first post I discussed the various characters involved in the healing process.  In the second post I looked at the various responsibilities of those characters.  In this post I will discuss the place of faith as it concerns each of the characters involved.

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