JAMES 5:14–18: Did God Really Stop the Rain?

In James 5:14–18, James encourages the elders of the church to lay hands on and pray for the sick, the sinful, and those in need of healing prayer. He writes “The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective.” The context is not intercessory prayer on behalf of others from a distance but prayer that

JAMES 5:14–18: Did God Really Stop the Rain? 2018-07-06T17:53:41+00:00

MENTAL HEALTH & THEODICY: YOUR BELIEFS ABOUT GOD MATTER

MENTAL HEALTH & THEODICY: YOUR BELIEFS ABOUT GOD MATTER Beliefs about God matter. What we believe about God, and in particular God’s role in the midst of suffering, has potent spiritual and psychological consequences. As a pastor and licensed therapist, I have worked with countless emotionally hurting people who struggle in their relationship with God,

MENTAL HEALTH & THEODICY: YOUR BELIEFS ABOUT GOD MATTER 2017-11-26T18:27:45+00:00

DIVINE ECHOES

“People who intentionally set aside time to prayerfully listen and conspire with God, humbly opening themselves up to receive God’s wavelengths of love, and creatively and subversively reverberate them out to the world around them.”