7-23-06

WHAT IN THE WORLD?

Today “New Spirituality” has created a “discerning” marketplace for sophisticated aids to healing, prayer, and “worship’ ” in the form of exclusive oils, candles, and incense. In search of greater “prophetic’ power and blessing, and increasing number of professing evangelical are purchasing expensive accessories to enhance their prayer life and worship experiences.” Dave Hunt 9TBC, 5/06, p. 8.

Recently, a study result was released following an experiment with prayer. A certain group of sick people were prayed for while a control group was not given prayer. The results showed no significant difference in the healing of the “prayed for” group.

These pitiful examples serve to show how far from the heart of God and a real understanding of him America has gone