Healing the Mind and Body

Worry is fear’s extravagance. It extracts interest on trouble before it comes due. It constantly drains the energy God gives us to face daily problems and to fulfill our many responsibilities. It is therefore a sinful waste. A woman who had lived long enough to have learned some important truths about life remarked, “I’ve had […]

Healing the Body

It was another regular day. Although the sun shone bright and the rays warmed the air, this man was unable to see past his despair. His state of depression, lack of hope, and dim outlook on life did not allow him to notice the birds in the air, the joyous sounds of children playing, or […]

From Fracture to Friendship

How do Paul’s letters from prison to Timothy and the church at Colossae reveal his renewed relationship with John Mark and a new confidence in this young preacher? Col. 4:10-11; 2 Tim. 4:11. Here in this passage we see that Paul calls John-Mark a fellow worker. It appears that there relationships has improved. Before there […]

Faith Healing “Who Touched My Clothes?”

Faith Healing? Read Mark 5:24–34 and Luke 8:43–48. What significance can be found in the fact that the woman believed all she had to do was touch Jesus’ garment to find healing? First we have to understand what was the situation of this woman. The bible tells us that she suffered bleeding for twelve years, […]

God’s Therapy

God’s Therapy – Tuesday’s Lesson Read 1 Kings 19:5–9. What were the simple remedies provided for Elijah during this stressful time in his life? During Elijah’s stressful time the simple remedies God provided for him were food and sleep. What can we take from this for ourselves? How are our physical actions impacting, either for […]

Jesus’ Emotional Manifestations: Part 1

Tuesday’s Lesson – Jesus’ Emotional Manifestations: Part 1 Apart from taking care of nourishing the crowds, what other acts of Jesus were performed out of compassion? Mark 1:40, 41; 6:34. Mark 1:40, 41 Here we find that Jesus is approached by a leper. The leper falls down before Jesus begging Jesus to heal him. The […]