The Nature and Origin of Evil
What is the nature and origin of evil? Who do we blame for sickness and poverty?
Examining 1 John 3:8
The works of the devil, according John in his first epistle, is the mastery of sin.
Examining John 10:10
The abubant life that Jesus came to give is not the enjoyment of natural abundance, but the enjoyment of relational abundance with God that surpasses all natural things.
Examining Isaiah 53:5
According to Isaiah 53:5, we are spiritually healed by what Christ did on the cross, not physically healed.
The Dangers of Adding
With clear and close observation, adding healing and prosperity to salvation as the gifts equally made available at the atonement is not an essential matter. Still, it is essentially dangerous.
Sin, Sickness and Shortage
Did Jesus atone for our sins only, or did he also atone for our suffering of sickness and shortage of money?