9 Books about Healing to Consider
God created us in His image, but our broken relationship leads to brokenness in body. The body bears the suffering of our spirit; therefore, we are ailed with sickness, pain and death. On the cross, Christ took on our suffering, overcoming our sins so we can find wholeness in Him again. Healing of the body doesn’t exist apart from restoring the heart and spirit. God desires for us to be free from pain and suffering, but we live in a fallen world. Consider these nine books about healing to gain a clearer understanding on the subject.
Get Well Soon: Natural and Supernatural Remedies for Vibrant Health
By: Laura Harris Smith C.N.C.
Much of American culture is driven by fixing personal problems. Need a new TV, then order it on Amazon for delivery tomorrow. Have a headache, take a pill. Hate your hair, get a makeover. This “quick fix society” has left us feeling even more unsatisfied and unhealthy. Certified Nutritional Counselor Laura Harris Smith encourages good health for body, mind and spirit by utilizing the natural and the supernatural.
God’s Will For Your Healing
By: Gloria Copeland
The Bible clearly states the root of sickness and disease, so is God glorified in a Christian’s strength during suffering or when we are healed? There are numerous questions and intellectual obstacles that we face regarding health and healing. Gloria Copeland clearly explains God’s Will For Healing.
The Book of Healing: A Journey to Inner Healing Through the Book of Job
By: Teresa Liebscher
We tend to see the book of Job as a story about a man who lost everything. A book about sickness, death, sorrow and pain. In The Book of Healing, Teresa Liebscher explains how the Biblical account of Job provides explanations to inner healing. The enemy uses suffering as an opportunity to convince us of various lies. If gone unchecked, these lies turn into deep, damaging wounds. But, if we stay rooted in God’s truth, maintaining faith in Him, we will defeat the enemy and find healing and wholeness.
Power To Heal
By: Joan Hunter
Oppression, past mistakes, failures, not feeling good enough, loneliness, depression, etc. all keep us from feeling whole. The Power to Heal provides truths about healing these hurts and sufferings to make us whole again. When we are empowered to overcome these hardships, we can experience healing for our heart and body.
Why I Am Still Surprised by the Power of the Spirit: Discovering How God Speaks and Heals Today
By: Jack Deere
Seminary professor Jack Deere decided to look at what the Scriptures said about healing from a new perspective. He discovered that his arguments against miraculous gifts were based more on prejudice and lack of personal experience than on the Bible. As soon as Deere began seeking opportunities in healing, rather than being a skeptic, the Holy Spirit revealed himself in new and surprising ways.
Christ the Healer
By: F.F. Bosworth
It’s comforting knowing that God is always willing to heal our soul, but in his book, Christ the Healer, F.F. Bosworth states that God is just as willing to heal the body. Bosworth challenges readers to believe what God says about healing. We are redeemed from sickness, death and disease when Jesus paid for our sins.
One Hundred Divine Healing Facts
By: T.L. Osborn
T.L. Osborn provides scriptural evidence of Jesus as healer. With 100 biblical facts in this comprehensive book, readers can study what the Bible teaches about healing. One Hundred Divine Healing Facts shows that God is both savior and healer of His beloved people.
By: Andrew Murray
According to Andrew Murray, there are prerequisites for healing: repentance from sin and the sanctification of the body by fully giving it over to God. Yet, there are so many issues to wellness that have gone unanswered. Murray addresses God’s will for healing the sick as well as the necessary need for doctors. He responds to the inquiry of why some people are healed while others are not. Through his personal testimony and scriptural teaching, Murray provides an informative view of Divine Healing.
The Essential Guide to Healing
By: Bill Johnson and Randy Clark
The Essential Guide to Healing lays out a rich theological and historical foundation for healing in the church today. Based on scriptural accounts, authors Bill Johnson and Randy Clark offer practical tools and step-by-step guides to help Christians bring healing to their own life as well as the lives of others. Every believer has the power to become a conduit for the healing power of our Savior, Jesus Christ.