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Testimony Can Build Up Faith

I had this pocket notebook. Before smartphones, it was my go-to organizer and reminder. In the warehouse where I worked, I used it to record employee’s payroll queries, phone messages, absentees and more. On one occasion a warehouse worker was accused of a crime. The worker’s lawyer contacted me to serve as a potential witness.…

Does being sick mean I’m a sinner?

Four brought a paralyzed man and literally dropped him in front of Jesus. Healing was on their minds. Jesus responds, “Son, your sins are forgiven” (Mark 2:5). Does that strike you as a bit strange? Are all sick people sinners? Let’s start with the big picture. God did not create the world in bondage to sickness, disease,…

Openness to God’s Healing Work

Are we afraid of God? Do we doubt his goodness? Or is it that we doubt our worthiness to pursue his healing work in our physical and emotional lives? We read of the woman who was confident that if she but touched the hem of Jesus’ cloak she would be healed (Mat 9:19-21 NIV). We…