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God Wants You Healed
08-17-12 | Frank Broom

Posted on 08/17/2012 8:38:47 PM PDT by Frank Broom

How God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Ghost and with power: who went about doing good, and healing all that were oppressed of the devil; for God was with him (Acts 10:38). So first of all healing is good. And second sickness is of the devil not God. God anointed Jesus for the purpose of healing (Luke 4:18). Notice Jesus was teaching one day and it says, "The power of the Lord was present to heal them" (Luke 5:17). So God uses his power to heal not to make sick. And notice people sought to touch him, people came to him to lay his hands on them, they ran and got all the sick and laid them in the streets so that they could touch his garment, they decided they were going to receive their healing not God. That's why God supplied the power for their healing. They sought him so that let's me know that it's not about if it's God's will, but their decision to go and receive. Have you noticed that Jesus never prayed for God to heal someone. He never told his disciples to pray to God to heal someone, he said you heal them. They didn't have to pray to God for him to heal someone because they already knew his will and he already supplied his power. Notice Jesus told his disciples to pray, "Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done in earth as it is in heaven." Are there any sick in heaven, no, so God doesn't want any sick on the earth.

The blood of Jesus purchased your healing. Just as God wants everyone saved, he wants everyone healed they are both by the same blood. Can you imagine taking someone out to a buffet and paying for them to eat and then not wanting them to eat. And yet, that's how some people view God. He sent his only begotten son to purchase your healing with his blood, so why would he not want you healed (2Peter 2:24). Healing has to be received. Notice Jesus didn't just go to people they came to him to receive healing. Jesus was full of grace and truth and people came to him to receive grace from him. And that power is present today. That's why Jesus said it was good that he go away so that the Comforter would be sent. Now that power is present everywhere at all times. And God does not change, the power was present to heal then and it is present to heal now.


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1 posted on 08/17/2012 8:38:52 PM PDT by Frank Broom
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To: Frank Broom

And he did!


2 posted on 08/17/2012 8:42:22 PM PDT by Wpin ("I Have Sworn Upon the Altar of God eternal hostility against every form of tyranny...")
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To: Frank Broom

Punctuation is also good.


3 posted on 08/17/2012 8:48:10 PM PDT by Cvengr (Adversity in life and death is inevitable. Thru faith in Christ, stress is optional.)
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To: Cvengr

And this has what to do with the subject of the post?


4 posted on 08/17/2012 8:53:10 PM PDT by doc1019 (Given my choices, I will not be voting this time around.)
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To: Frank Broom
God wants all his children to have a resurrection or changed body, like unto Christ's body, too, and it is purchased by the Blood of Christ, but not yet the case.

God wants all the saved in His presence, and it is purchased by the Blood of Christ, but hasn't happened yet.

God wants His Son ruling on David's throne, and it is purchased by the Blood of Christ, but our Lord is not on David's throne in Jerusalem yet.

If all the sick were well . . . it would be the Millennium.

5 posted on 08/17/2012 9:02:07 PM PDT by John Leland 1789
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To: doc1019

God isn’t the author of confusion, but the post is confused.

God does allow adversity to take place in our lives. While the Adversary might intend it for evil, God is still able to use it for good.


6 posted on 08/17/2012 9:02:23 PM PDT by Cvengr (Adversity in life and death is inevitable. Thru faith in Christ, stress is optional.)
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To: Frank Broom

bookmark


7 posted on 08/17/2012 9:15:00 PM PDT by GOP Poet
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To: Frank Broom

great post. thank you.


8 posted on 08/17/2012 9:17:48 PM PDT by GOP Poet
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To: Frank Broom

Yes. He has brought significant healing to my life and continues to do so. However, there are times when He does not heal. Sometimes we pray for things and the answer is “No.” But we are always to pray and to trust.


9 posted on 08/17/2012 9:19:20 PM PDT by ransomnote
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To: Frank Broom

This is good stuff, Deacon Broom.

Our Pastor promotes God’s healing power through His Son Jesus. He has opened our eyes to God’s healing power.

Isaiah 53:5(NKJV):

5 But He was wounded for our transgressions,
He was bruised for our iniquities;
The chastisement for our peace was upon Him,
And by His stripes we are healed.

Note well: not “we might be healed, someday” — but “we ARE healed”. In His love for us and His death on the cross of calvary, He already purchased our healing. It’s a “done deal”. Healing is ours for the taking, if we simply in faith reach out and take it.

Praise be to GOD, and to His Son Jesus!

God bless you, and FRegards


10 posted on 08/17/2012 9:20:22 PM PDT by Nervous Tick ("You can ignore reality, but you can't ignore the consequences of ignoring reality.")
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To: Frank Broom

So, how do people who have the kind of faith that brings about God’s healing die?


11 posted on 08/17/2012 9:32:07 PM PDT by cantfindagoodscreenname (I really hate not knowing what was said in the deleted posts....)
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To: John Leland 1789

There will be mortals and immortals (ie resurrected in Christ ruling and reigning with Him) in the Millenium.

Remember they talk about the man who died at 100 during this time and people will say he died so young.

besides at the end of the Millenium Satan leads a final rebellion, who do you think will side with Him? Not the resurrected in Christ.


12 posted on 08/17/2012 9:45:35 PM PDT by Secret Agent Man (I can neither confirm or deny that; even if I could, I couldn't - it's classified.)
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To: Frank Broom

Why was Paul not healed of the “Thorn in his flesh”?

Why do bad things happen to believers?

A better/higher view of God is required to hint at the answers to the above.


13 posted on 08/17/2012 9:55:27 PM PDT by BereanBrain
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To: Nervous Tick

But this is a slap in the face of those with physical suffering. They have faith they claim the healing and this type of preaching would suggest they do not have faith. This is not only wrong but a stumbling block for others. Read some of the writings of Joni Earecksen Tada’s works to find out how this effects people. Her life is an amazing story of faith and inspiration while still suffering in the body. I put her kind of faith into my life on a daily basis.


14 posted on 08/17/2012 10:04:57 PM PDT by Nifster
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To: Frank Broom

So, in theory, our Charismatic brothers and sisters should never die.

Or wear eyeglasses.

Or have cavities.

Or any other infirmity.

We ought to see them strolling around a couple thousand years old.


15 posted on 08/17/2012 10:12:45 PM PDT by lurk
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To: Nifster

I agree with you.


16 posted on 08/17/2012 10:21:54 PM PDT by Marie ("The last time Democrats gloated this hard after a health care victory, they lost 60 House seats.")
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To: All
Jesus wondered if there would be any faith on earth when he came back. With the faith of a mustard seed you can move a mountain. Jesus said that he that believed, the same works would he do as Jesus Himself did, and greater. Faith is compared to gold, which is rare and precious.

For thousands of years people thought about flying, but did not. It wasn't until very recently in time that anyone flew. In all of time it was as possible to fly as it is now, but nobody knew how. An airplane must have all of it's components, plus fuel to fly. Take out any one of many important parts, or change them in the least, and it will not take off.

Faith, I believe, is like this. One must believe correctly, and live correctly, before Almighty God, for Him to answer you with mighty works, impossible apart from His intervention. To have faith, one must believe, and believing defies everything that one has experienced, or has known about the natural world and much of it's history. One, in all reality, must believe in God's ability, and His willingness to do works, that go way beyond our common understanding of how the material world operates.

Because not very many mighty, nature defying, completely unexplainable, apart from God's intervention, feats of faith have been seen or experienced, doesn't mean that they are any less possible then flight by man. It means that few know what it means to believe in God in such a way that He will perform them.

17 posted on 08/18/2012 12:33:09 AM PDT by Bellflower (The LORD is Holy, separated from all sin, perfect, righteous, high and lifted up.)
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To: cantfindagoodscreenname
So, how do people who have the kind of faith that brings about God’s healing die?

Because the flesh dies, does not mean the soul dies. We are souls; we have bodies. We may receive physical healing on this Earth, but it is the healing and life everlasting that matters most.

At 30 years old, I suffer every day. I have difficulty walking, lifting my children, prolonged standing, prolonged sitting, grocery shopping, cooking, etc etc. It wasn't all that long ago that I could run better than a 6 minute mile.

But, I still count myself fortunate for the Grace of God....I should be dead. Save for the Grace of God, I survived having shrapnel blasted into my lung from an RPG. Save for the Grace of God, I survived being ejected from a HMMWV, walking into a building booby trapped with 3200lbs of explosives, walking down IED laden streets, and being in one of the most intense battles in which 25/46 guys in my platoon were wounded in the course of single day. Save or the Grace of God, I have survived four combat deployments.

While I suffer every day, I still have every day.

While some may question how that means I am better off by retaining this life.......my boys don't because it was after this that they received theirs.

18 posted on 08/18/2012 1:20:17 AM PDT by Repeat Offender (While the wicked stand confounded, call me with Thy Saints surrounded.)
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To: Bellflower

re: “Because not very many mighty, nature defying, completely unexplainable, apart from God’s intervention, feats of faith have been seen or experienced, doesn’t mean that they are any less possible then flight by man. It means that few know what it means to believe in God in such a way that He will perform them.”

No one is denying that God can heal - but, it is according to His will and purpose, not ours.

If you know the scriptures, you’ve read of Paul’s asking God to heal him of an infirmity - but, God said no to Paul,

“My grace is sufficient for thee: for my strength is made perfect in weakness. Most gladly therefore will I rather glory in my infirmities, that the power of Christ may rest upon me.” 2 Corinthians 12:9

You guys who preach that healing is a given if only you have the right kind of faith, live the right kind of life, if only you practice/understood real faith, if only you did this or that - you would experience healing.

You take Jesus’s words and twist them out of their context and put burdens on people making them think they are deficient in their faith, that they are the reason they are still suffering. That is sick and the Lord will rebuke you one day for adding to people’s suffering with your unscriptural teachings.

I think most charismatics mean well, but wrong is wrong and you are hurting people’s faith and their spirit, adding to their suffering. God does NOT HEAL everyone. Yes, God does, in His mercy, often heal, remove consequences that we rightfully deserve. God can do anything He wants, but He is not OBLIGATED to heal - that is up to Him.

Yes, faith is absolutely important and the lack of it can be a barrier to receiving all that God wants us to do for Him. Someone quoted Jesus’s words, “Thy will be done on earth, as it is in Heaven”, saying that this means because no one is sick or hurting in heaven means that it can be that way on earth just for the asking, by faith.

That passage is not talking about that at all. The disciples asked Jesus to teach them how to pray, He gave them what is often called the Lord’s Prayer. That phrase, “Thy will be done, on earth as it is in Heaven” is a request. It is a declaration of devotion and desire on our part, as His children, that God’s will be done on the earth, just as it always is in Heaven. This recognizes that not everything that happens on this earth may be God’s moral will - even though He ulimately works all things into obedience to His will.

An example of this is when Jesus was praying over Jerusalem in Luke 13:34 -

“O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, which killest the prophets, and stonest them that are sent unto thee; how often would I have gathered thy children together, as a hen doth gather her brood under her wings, and ye would not!”

Notice Jesus says “how often would I have gathered thy children together. . ., and ye would not!” Jesus desired, He WANTED the people of Jerusalem to turn to Him in belief and obedience so He could protect them and save them, but they refused.

This may open a can of worms with our Calvinsit brothers, but that is not my intent or desire at this point in the discussion. I’m just trying to point out that not everything we want, even if asked in faith, in proper attitude, proper understanding, proper living of a holy life - sometimes God just says “No”. He has His reasons and He doesn’t always tell us what those reasons are.

Please, my charismatic friends, stop adding burdens and added suffering to those God choses not to heal - ultimately we will all be “as He is” in Heaven one day. Maranatha, Lord Jesus!


19 posted on 08/18/2012 2:13:49 AM PDT by rusty schucklefurd
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To: Nifster
But this is a slap in the face of those with physical suffering. They have faith they claim the healing and this type of preaching would suggest they do not have faith. This is not only wrong but a stumbling block for others. Read some of the writings of Joni Earecksen Tada’s works to find out how this effects people. Her life is an amazing story of faith and inspiration while still suffering in the body. I put her kind of faith into my life on a daily basis.

On this earth until Christ returns our bodies remain under the curse of physical death which includes ailments etc for it is flesh. Although sometimes healings do happen. It is the spirit that is healed and is set free and will inherit a new body in GOD's chosen time.

Adversity can be a tempering tool used to form GOD dependence to His Glory. The question has to be asked. Would Joni have accomplished what she has done and formed the ministry she has if the accident not happened to her? In her weakness we see GOD's Glory manfested. She has reached millions with very serious disabilities. Even in the past year to year and a half she went through yet another serious health trial.

20 posted on 08/18/2012 2:35:07 AM PDT by cva66snipe (Two Choices left for U.S. One Nation Under GOD or One Nation Under Judgment? Which one say ye?)
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To: rusty schucklefurd
Can I add to it? I had a guy I work with a Charismatic tell my wife that her lack of faith kept her in her wheelchair. It tormented her considerably because she took him serious. I had to deal with the harm her did her mentally as if she didn't have enough on her plate. In two more weeks she will reach her 27th year since she last walked.

The guy quit a few months after that and moved away to another town Just before he left he was cheating on his wife with a woman in the company we worked at. When he returned about a year later his life was in ruins as his wife moved in with his neighbor.

I do not believe in name it claim it or everything is roses theology especially when The Bible says otherwise. Did the Disciples or Apostles die healthy? Some were murdered Stephen in his final breaths saw heaven open up. Tradition has it Peter was hung from a cross upside down.

I do believe this though. As with Daniel was in the lions den and the lions mouth were closed and as with his three students who were thrown into a furnace GOD will not forsake us but rather Christ will be there to bring us through the conclusion of it. The conclusion may well be one of being called home. So be it. Christ Kingdom and His Kingdom which is forever is not of this earth for earth shall pass away.

21 posted on 08/18/2012 2:53:59 AM PDT by cva66snipe (Two Choices left for U.S. One Nation Under GOD or One Nation Under Judgment? Which one say ye?)
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To: Repeat Offender

I was referring to physical death. At some point we all will face physical death. And when that happens it means that God chose not to heal us, despite our faith.

Your story is amazing!


22 posted on 08/18/2012 4:36:15 AM PDT by cantfindagoodscreenname (I really hate not knowing what was said in the deleted posts....)
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To: Secret Agent Man
I'm trying to figure out whether you got my point ; you may have further made my point.

There are many things related to the New Covenant which were secured by the work of Christ on the Cross, by the shedding of His sinless Blood.

When someone says that healing of our physical bodies was provided for in the sacrifice of the Saviour, that is true, and obvious. But it does not necessarily mean that all things provided-for are guaranteed immediately.

There are land promises, as well as regal promises to Israel (Abraham's physical seed) provided-for in the sacrifice of Christ, included in the New Covenant. But these things will not be realized until after the removal of the Body of Christ.

The removal of the curse (Genesis 3) is provided for in the Blood-shedding and resurrection of Christ. But the curse is NOT removed yet, and will not be removed until the Second Advent of Christ.

One of the reasons our physical bodies are sick is because of the curse on the earth, preventing plant life from yielding its full product that would give our food supply the preventatives to disease that we need. Crops and wild foods will not yield their fullness until the curse is removed.

Our Lord certainly does heal very often in direct response to the prayers of His people. He certainly has the power to do so, and the prerogative to do so.

But to say that God does not want us sick goes beyond the Scriptures and denies another prerogative of His, and that is to use physical infirmity to teach us His grace, and teach us that it is sufficient (2 Corinthians ch. 12). It also denies His prerogative to use physical illness in the discipline of His children (1 Corinthians ch. 11 ; Hebrews ch. 12).

23 posted on 08/18/2012 7:05:18 AM PDT by John Leland 1789
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To: cva66snipe

Exactly.


24 posted on 08/18/2012 9:12:14 AM PDT by Nifster
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To: cva66snipe

God bless you, cva66snipe.

I am very saddened to hear of the suffering your wife has had to bear, and worse still to have had this so-called “Christian” add to her torment.

As I said earlier, I truly do believe these people mean well and think they are doing God’s work, but the problem is some charismatic groups don’t know or respect the Biblical text very much. They really don’t study it - they love the emotional rather than the intellect. They think that using one’s mind somehow denies the work of the Holy Spirit. Let me say again, there are charismatic groups which highly respect the scriptures and there are some that don’t. This happens across denominations as well (unfortunately).

So, as a consequence, many charismatics seem to rarely use things like context or word studies to accurately interpret a passage - for example many times they don’t get that the Greek and Hebrew words translated into English do not always give the full meaning - for example the word “love” has at least five different meanings in the Greek. To “judge” someone has at least two different meanings. Same with “speaking with tongues”, “baptized by the Spirit” - these all have specific meanings often using different Greek words but translated with the same word in English. This is where context and Greek/English lexicons come in very handy.

My point is spending hard work in studying the Biblical text is seen by many charismatics as blase over the “experience” of the Spirit, not realizing that if don’t study and really know God’s word that there are a lot of counterfeit spiritual experiences out there that lead people astray. Unfortunately, for many charismatics (the name it and claim it types) emotion and experience are seen as superior to studying sound doctrine in the Bible.

At this point I’m usually asked, “Well, how do you know that your interpretation is correct and someone else’s is wrong?” Good question, there are some passages that are open to more than one interpretation - but, most of the scriptures are very clear given the context (what comes before and after the passage you are reading) and understanding of the vocabulary.

I love what you said here:

“I do believe this though. As with Daniel was in the lions den and the lions mouth were closed and as with his three students who were thrown into a furnace GOD will not forsake us but rather Christ will be there to bring us through the conclusion of it. The conclusion may well be one of being called home. So be it. Christ Kingdom and His Kingdom which is forever is not of this earth for earth shall pass away.”

You are absolutely correct. Again, God bless you and your sweet wife. It is difficult to always keep things in their proper perspective, but I heard a sentiment the other day which helped me. It said that, “As bad as life on this earth gets is inversely proportionate as to how good it will be with God and His Son, the Lord Jesus, in Heaven.” I, like you, look forward to that “new Heaven, and a new earth”. Come, Lord Jesus.


25 posted on 08/18/2012 10:02:19 AM PDT by rusty schucklefurd
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To: Frank Broom

If God guaranteed healing now in this life, then why are people not healed? You are making God out to be a liar.


26 posted on 08/18/2012 10:07:04 AM PDT by AmericanSamurai
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To: AmericanSamurai

The truth is that God can and does heal. Just not in the way that Pentecostals and Charismatics describe.


27 posted on 08/18/2012 10:09:12 AM PDT by AmericanSamurai
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To: Bellflower

this is just out right bad theology


28 posted on 08/18/2012 10:09:21 AM PDT by Nifster
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To: Nifster

Yes it is bad. But it sells a lot of CD’s and books so people keep cranking out bad messages “in the name of Jesus”.

If you want Bible and sound Theology, don’t look towards Charismatics/Pentecostalism.


29 posted on 08/18/2012 10:14:11 AM PDT by AmericanSamurai
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To: AmericanSamurai

This is a Bible based perspective on healing:

http://www.gty.org/resources/sermons/90-60/does-god-still-heal


30 posted on 08/18/2012 10:17:11 AM PDT by AmericanSamurai
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To: AmericanSamurai

I still remember Oral Roberts comparing God to a soda machine...you put a quarter in and you get a soda out....you tithe to God (through Oral’s church of course) and you will get money back....It made me so mad.

Too often it is this type of ‘preaching’ that ends up blinding people to the real joy that comes from living a life that is full of grace and blessing—— and that means that my insides ( my psyche) is in the right place regardless of what the physicality of my life is. I can be poor and yet rich. I can be healthy and yet dying of a terminal disease. I can be happy in the face of all adversity.


31 posted on 08/18/2012 10:19:57 AM PDT by Nifster
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To: Nifster

Yes! Plenty of people are deceived because they enable the wickedness of false teachers like Oral Roberts and many others.

The darkest pits of Hell are reserved for these false teachers.


32 posted on 08/18/2012 10:23:21 AM PDT by AmericanSamurai
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To: Frank Broom

The ultimate healing will not take place on this earth or in this body. Gods grace through the shed blood of Jesus the Christ his son, and the Holy Spirit will sustain me until that happens.


33 posted on 08/18/2012 10:33:50 AM PDT by Delta 21 (Oh Crap !! Did I say that out loud ??!??)
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To: Frank Broom

Ever read Job?


34 posted on 08/18/2012 10:46:54 AM PDT by Mr Rogers (Liberalism: "Ex faslo quodlibet" - from falseness, anything follows)
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To: Frank Broom
Don't you think it's a bit presumptuous to say what it is God wants for us? Perhaps it would be best if we simply trust and thank Him for everything that happens in our lives.
35 posted on 08/18/2012 3:05:47 PM PDT by HarleyD
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To: rusty schucklefurd
She's been a blessing to me. One tragedy started the chain of events that lead to us meeting. My first wife passed one morning at age 23 from a heart attack. That lead me a few weeks later to take a job transfer where I met my future wife. At the time she was a nurses aide raising two kids alone on her wages. Through mutual friends one of which drove me home the morning my first wife died and his wife my current wifes best friend played match maker I reckon LOL.

A friendship quickly formed and on our days off me, her, and the kids went to the movies etc. It was on one of those outings she collapsed and fell to the floor. The first couple of days were touch and go and doctors had no answers as to why it happened. That answer was a year away. She spent a total of six months in the hospital during the third month we married. That was roughly six months after my first wife died. The events that happened and unfolded in that time frame were turbulent to say the least. Questions? I had many more questions than answers especially the right ones.

GOD knows our request and our needs even before we call on Him. In the first week at the hospital two preachers came in. She knew them from a previous church she had attended but I didn't. They laid hands upon her for healing. When they started praying I was overcome with a peace unknown to me before or since. From that peace came a voice "It's going to be OK". I at first mistook it for she was to be healed. But that is not what I was told. The initial prognoses was her arms would stay in a drawn position toward her chest. Within a few days after this she was feeding herself with her bare hands.

The next part is for legalistics. What is right before GOD and the conscience guided by The Holy Spirit? I know what The Bible says about divorce and why. She had been abused and abandoned a couple years before we met. Her husband took another woman a child actually over his family and let them. His abuses were part of the reason for her becoming a quad.

All either one of us sought when we met was a friendship. Our friendship became much more in a very short time. We were not married when she went quad although we had discussed it likely happening in our future like maybe a year away.

A persons physical abilities isn't what makes them who they are. Running away would have been easy and yes at one point I ran. I ran because I had endured so much mental hurt that I was numb. I had no emotion for anything and it scared the living daylights out of me. It took a couple of days for that part of me to be restored and that had happened weeks after what I described happened in the laying on of hands.

With the counseling of her preacher and even several Nuns who were protecting her safety {we aren't Catholic but this was in a Catholic ran hospital} we married in a hospital chapel. Until she was released from the hospital I took the kids to my parents home for their safety and yes there was a matter of their safety I can't talk about except to say they were not in a safe place till that time. Any Solomons around? LOL

There has been no doubt in my mind nor my heart that GOD has had a plan for me to take if I chose to listen and try to carry it out. There is no doubt none whatsoever that my wife and myself being united was not part of that plan for both of us.

We've been very blessed. She's almost died several times. Nine years into our marriage I became disabled myself. How ironic. She lacks physical ability to walk. I lack mental ability often times to even concentrate on simple task but I have my strength which allows me to pick her up. But GOD knew this was to happen to her and me even before we were born.

It's an imperfect world filled with imperfect persons who will make imperfect choices sometimes. Despite ourselves GOD prevails if we allow HIM. It took me several years to even begin to understand what that message I was told "It's going to be OK" meant. GOD knew what we were to face. Those words gave me the strength to face the future. Looking at the grandkids though I understand. This world isn't just about ourselves. But what we do here sure effects the future of others.

36 posted on 08/18/2012 6:05:00 PM PDT by cva66snipe (Two Choices left for U.S. One Nation Under GOD or One Nation Under Judgment? Which one say ye?)
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To: Repeat Offender

GOD is with you. You understand a lot more than many in this world today.


37 posted on 08/18/2012 6:09:38 PM PDT by cva66snipe (Two Choices left for U.S. One Nation Under GOD or One Nation Under Judgment? Which one say ye?)
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To: Wpin

Thank you Wpin for taking the time to read this.


38 posted on 08/18/2012 9:04:16 PM PDT by Frank Broom
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To: John Leland 1789

John Leland 1789 I know all are not well, but all I’m saying is healing is God’s will and He made healing available. Thanks!


39 posted on 08/18/2012 9:09:16 PM PDT by Frank Broom
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To: GOP Poet

Thank you GOP Poet for reading this, I’m glad you enjoyed it. Thanks!


40 posted on 08/18/2012 9:11:12 PM PDT by Frank Broom
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To: ransomnote

ransomnote God made healing available and it’s up to people to receive it and God always says yes to his promises (2Corinthians 1:20). Thanks!


41 posted on 08/18/2012 9:20:32 PM PDT by Frank Broom
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To: Frank Broom

I know and see around me so many people whom God hasn’t healed, whether he wanted to or not, which I would suggest is not known. And I’m one of them. Perhaps it is that God wants us healed while his people want us wounded.


42 posted on 08/18/2012 9:20:49 PM PDT by Revolting cat! (Bad things are wrong!)
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To: Nervous Tick

THANK YOU Nervous Tick I’m so glad someone got the message. Thanks!!!!


43 posted on 08/18/2012 9:24:28 PM PDT by Frank Broom
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To: Frank Broom

He sometimes says “No” to prayers.

We were dead and through Christ, we live. That is healing promised to us.

To imply that we only need to have sufficient faith to be healed is unintentionally unkind. There are plenty of faithful people not healed. I am sorry we must agree to disagree.


44 posted on 08/18/2012 9:27:48 PM PDT by ransomnote
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To: cantfindagoodscreenname

cantfindagoodscreenname everyone dies people who were healed by Jesus are dead now and they had faith to get healed. Thanks!


45 posted on 08/18/2012 9:28:53 PM PDT by Frank Broom
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To: BereanBrain

BereanBrain Paul’s thorn in the flesh was not sickness it was “The messenger of Satan” a evil spirit. And bad things happens to believers because we live in a fallen world. Thanks!


46 posted on 08/18/2012 9:34:46 PM PDT by Frank Broom
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To: lurk

Dear lurk don’t be silly who is going to live for thousands of years even people who was healed by Jesus didn’t live for thousands of years. And if someone is wearing glasses, or have cavities, or any other infirmity healing is available. Thanks!


47 posted on 08/18/2012 9:42:02 PM PDT by Frank Broom
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To: Bellflower

Thank you Bellflower for your comment.


48 posted on 08/18/2012 9:46:36 PM PDT by Frank Broom
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To: AmericanSamurai

AmericanSamurai I am not making God out to be a liar. I am saying healing according to the word is already done(2Peter 2:24) that is not a promise. God says it is done now it’s up to people to receive it. Thanks!


49 posted on 08/18/2012 9:56:12 PM PDT by Frank Broom
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To: Delta 21

Thank you Delta 21 for taking the time to read this.


50 posted on 08/18/2012 10:08:15 PM PDT by Frank Broom
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