Chapter 16 – An Introduction To Healing And Deliverance

OBJECTIVES:

Upon completion of this chapter you will be able to:

  • Write the Key Verses from memory.
  • Explain some of the current attitudes towards healing.
  • Identify five categories of sickness.
  • Define “divine healing.”
  • Identify the source of sickness.
  • Identify reasons for sickness.
  • Explain two end results of sickness.
  • Discuss the purposes of divine healing.

INTRODUCTION

This chapter introduces the ministry of healing and deliverance which is to be preached and demonstrated as part of the Gospel of the Kingdom of God. The words “healing” and “deliverance” are used interchangeably in these lessons. Both refer to the concept of wholeness of body, soul, and spirit which is taught in Scriptures.

In this lesson you will study current attitudes towards healing and deliverance and learn why proper teaching on these subjects is necessary. You will also learn about the source and reasons for sickness, gifts of healing, and purposes for healing.

Read over the chapter study material and complete the self-test at the end. After this chapter is completed, mark complete and go to the next lesson.