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Is anyone among you sick? He should call in the church elders (the spiritual guides). And they should pray over him, anointing him with oil in the Lord’s name  (James 5:14).

Sick? Worn out? Weighed down by sin?  James again prescribes prayer for each of life’s troubles. Funny how our hearts turn to God when we’re desperate.  The most often prayed prayer to reach heaven is probably, “Help!”    Continue reading