The Difference Between Sickness and Afflictions

Question: I would like to have an explanation of what is the difference between sickness and afflictions in James 5:13-14. I would like to know what all afflictions take in. I have several afflictions on my body, but I don’t consider myself sick, so I just pray for myself. Answer: I will insert here the…

A Little Wine for Thy Stomach’s Sake

Question: Please discuss I Timothy 5:23 and does this scripture teach the use of home remedies, etc.? Answer: I Timothy 5:23 reads thus: “Drink no longer water, but use a little wine for thy stomach’s sake and thine often infirmities.” First, I will apply the teachings of this same man, Paul, in another text to…

Psychological Healing and “Prayer Therapy”

Question: What part, if any, does God have in psychological healing or modern “Prayer Therapy”? I know this may help some people neurotics, psychosomatics, etc., but it is hard for me to believe God works this way. Am I wrong? Answer: No, you are not wrong. You are exactly right. God established His own method…

Divine Healing Today

Question: Why are not more of God’s people getting healing for their bodies? Is it not His will to heal them? In the early days of the reformation they had some really outstanding healing services. Also, I read in the account of S. O. Susag of the miracles God performed at the hands of His…