Recovery from the pandemic has been a slow process for churches and individuals alike. Author and pastor of The Potter’s House in Dallas, Texas, Bishop T.D. Jakes says the church must rise to the challenge of fostering both physical and spiritual healing.
“The church is needed more than ever before. The Gospel is needed more than ever before,” Jakes says in a recent panel on churches and COVID-19. He believes it’s vital to find “ways that we can minister to the souls of men, the emotions, the mind, memories in a holistic way.”
“If you’re not sleeping right, if you’re not eating right, if you’re having digestive issues,” he continues, “it may be coming from suppressed trauma that may not be showing outwardly but may be eating you up inwardly.”
In this, he says, “ministry is very helpful.”
Click here to read more.
SOURCE: Charisma News