God healed my sister, but not my mum..
I used to hate passages like these with a hot, furious passion..
Updated December 2017
As I’ve wrestled with the concept of prayer and the reality of chronic illness in my life, I’ve discovered a Big Tricky Question.
I can’t ignore it any longer.
I’ve written about prayer in Why we need to make up our minds about prayer and Why we should pray for healing from chronic illness.
But the Big Tricky Question keeps niggling at me. It’s this:
Not everyone who prays is healed. So what do we do (as Christians and/or as Watchers) with the parts of the Bible that promise immediate healing?
Continue reading “Why praying for healing is tricky (dealing with ‘troublesome’ Bible passages)”