Category Archives: 3. Healing Nature

2. Ability to Hear


On the evening of Christ’s resurrection, He walked with two men to the village of Emmaus and opened the Scriptures to them so they could see the reality of the Messiah in the Old Testament. He commented first on how … Continue reading

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1. Open Heaven


1. Father, over the centuries we have had many illustrations of an “open heaven” over a community.  At times there is a flavor of conviction as prechristians wander into town, thinking nothing of spirituality, and they become aware of their … Continue reading

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3. Joy in the Land


Isaiah 51:3  “The Lord will surely comfort Zion and will look with compassion on all her ruins; he will make her deserts like Eden, her wastelands like the garden of the Lord.  Joy and gladness will be found in her, thanksgiving … Continue reading

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2. Treasures in the Land


When Cain defied God’s warnings and murdered his brother, God added a second level of curses to the land wherever he chose to live.  God said that the land would no longer yield its strength to Cain. For Adam, the … Continue reading

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1. Adamic Curse


Father, when Adam sinned, You cursed the land making it difficult for mankind to extract value from the land.  You specifically identified the weeds which would compete with desirable crops as one hindrance, but then made a blanket statement that … Continue reading

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2. Transportation


When Los Angeles hosted the 1984 Olympics, there was concern about the traffic congestion that would be caused by adding huge numbers of spectators, athletes, support personnel and press to the already saturated freeway systems. An enormous prayer strategy was … Continue reading

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1. Water


Motion can be very spiritual, but is broadly not understood. Take for example the offerings designed by God for the Israelites.  There was an immense amount of motion involved in the offerings.  In addition to killing the animal and putting … Continue reading

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3. Bugs


City people generally consider bugs to be a nuisance.  However, God said they were good, and therefore they have a viable place in the ecosystem.  It is also clear that bugs can be used by God as part of the judgment … Continue reading

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2. Man and Animals


Since the Fall of man, we have had an awkward relationship with the animal kingdom.  On the one hand, we spend vast resources raising herds and flocks of animals for our use.  On the other hand, we are antagonistic to … Continue reading

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1. Synergy


In the Garden, men and animals lived in harmony and synergy. In the Mosaic judgments, God threatens to turn animals against mankind as part of His disciplining a culture gone bad. In our modern ecological movement, the animal kingdom is … Continue reading

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