THE CAUSES OF THE PHYSICAL SICKNESS: A BIBLICAL ANALYSIS

Rev. Mathew V. S. Faculty India Bible College and Seminary Kumbanad Introduction To the question who or what brings sickness, various individuals would respond with different answers. Some would say that sickness or affliction would come from satan, some others say it...

CHRISTIAN CONTRIBUTION TO SOCIAL HEALTH

Dr. J. N. Manokaran A Civil Engineer by profession. God called him and his family to be missional leader in Haryana as cross cultural missionaries for eleven years. Since, 1997 they returned back to Tamil Nadu to help missionaries and pastors to build their capacities...

PASTORAL CARE AND HOLISTIC HEALING

Rev. Saju Joseph Director India Bible College and Seminary Kumbanad Holistic healing of persons is the main purpose of pastoral ministry. Pastoral care and counseling is the ministry of the church, not just the duty of the ordained only. The church is called to care...

HEALTHY RELATIONSHIPS BRING WHOLENESS

Dr. James George Venmoney Faculty Member Counselor and Youth Speaker Introduction This article primarily deals with the different dimensions of healthy relationships. The first part focuses on the significance of healthy relationships. An attempt is further made to...

HOLISTIC HEALING: AN ECOLOGICAL DIMENSION

Manu Mathew Counselor India Bible College and Seminary Kumbanad Introduction Human beings are closely related and attached to nature. We can assume that the environment has an affirming rootedness with the holistic entity of an individual. So it is worthwhile to...

DIVINE HEALING: A PENTECOSTAL PERSPECTIVE

Dr. Shaibu Abraham Faculty India Bible College and Seminary Kumbanad German theologian Adolf von Harnack once observed that Christianity is “a religion for the sick.” From the beginning Christians were particular in the care for the sick. Bible as a whole affirms...