Pastor's Corner: Jesus the healer
July 24, 2020
When we look into the word of God we find that Jesus came to the earth for one primary reason, to heal mankind. Through the work of Jesus we find healing in several different ways. In Isaiah 53:5 we see first that Jesus is the healer of our relationship with God. Jesus shed His blood for our sins so we can be forgiven and, through faith in His shed blood, enter into a restored relationship with God. It says Jesus was “wounded for our transgressions.”
Next Isaiah 53:5 reads, “He was bruised for our iniquities.” A bruise is blood that is shed under the skin. Once again, Jesus shed H...