To help us all understand the healing ministry of Jesus and why He worked so powerfully this week at the Community of the Cross I have provided you the following video clips (recorded in 2009)
I believe that all of this may be applied in the local congregation.
I am convinced that the New Testament model of the Church confirms that each and every congregation needs to be the context where people may experience the healing love of Jesus Christ.
I offer these to you to help implement this dynamic of cooperating with the Holy Spirit in the local church or prayer group.
5:53 min Video Clip by Dr. Brad Long: The Vision and Approach to Healing Ministry.
Start with this first! It gives you the basic concept of creating the context in which the Holy Spirit may work to bring the healing ministry of Jesus Christ.
22:07 min Video Clip by Dr. Zeb Bradford Long: The Three Phases of Jesus’ Healing Ministry.
In the dance of cooperating with the Holy Spirit there are three phases or distinct steps that we see in the healing ministry of Jesus Christ. This provides us with the basics for understanding how we are also called to cooperate with the Holy Spirit.
16:44 min Video Clip by Dr. Zeb Bradford Long: The Six Steps in Deliverance Ministry.
These are the steps that we see in the ministry of Jesus Christ when He cast out demons. These are crucial if the deliverance is to succeed and the person is to actually be set free and not, as Jesus tells us, open the doors for welcoming even worse demonization.
4:27 Video Clip by the Rev. Cindy Strickler, Director of the PRMI Advanced Healing and Deliverance Course: How the Prayer Groups Function in Praying for People