J. Todd Billings, author of Rejoicing in Lament, wrote “Why Doesn’t God Always Heal? Prayer and Incurable Cancer” for Huffington Post Religion.
“If God desires our well-being, why doesn’t he always grant prayers for healing?
“‘There’s no doubt about your diagnosis,’ the doctor told me.
“I squirmed in my chair as I heard the numbers: according to the calculus of medical predications, my young children would most likely lose their dad in their childhood. It’s an incurable, lethal cancer.
“But as a Christian, I wondered – should ‘incurable’ really be part of my vocabulary? What about God’s power and prayer?”
Read the entire article here.
Billings was mentioned by Her.meneutics.
Wesley Hill was interviewed and lectured at Moore College.
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