Category: Heal

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Turning to Jesus as a first-born in an Asian family

Asian cultures place great emphasis on the family. There is often much excitement whenever there is a firstborn for the family, particularly if it is a boy who carries on the family name to the next generation. We see from the Old Testament that God also placed certain expectations and...

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Confess the emotions that make us sick

When we feel ill and consult a doctor, we are seldom advised to look inside our hearts and examine if there are toxic emotions inside us that are making us sick. The Bible tells us that “a joyful heart is good medicine.” At the same time, God’s Word says that...

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Seeking inner healing through prayer

One may hear terms such as inner healing, spiritual counselling, and healing prayers within Christian circles. Unlike secular counselling, such ministries seek to free people from emotional pain and the broken patterns of this world with the help of God’s Word and the Holy Spirit. Distinctively, they involve the use...

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The Holy Spirit heals the wounded child inside us

Jesus made a startling statement that “unless you turn and become like children, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven.” God is not asking us to become childish in our thinking or behaviour. Rather, He is showing us that in order to enjoy all of God’s kingdom blessings, our...