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There are many types, as well as causes, of back pain. Also, there are severities ranging from moderate to extreme … and some, life threatening. Many people suffer for years with a condition that could have been taken care of in a short time … and some, instantly. God is the Healer and the Creator – and by virtue of this fact – He knows exactly what you need.
There is nothing wrong with going to physicians or seeking medical help or advice. But what we should do is seek the LORD first to see what He wants us to do. He may want to heal us by His sovereign power, over a period of time, or instantaneously.
There are many types, as well as causes of, back pain. There is neck pain, upper back pain, mid and lower back pain, and then the sacrum related coditions at the base of the spine. You have probably heard someone complain of sciatica which is caused by irritation ot the nerve roots that lead to the sciatic nerve coming out of the spinal cord in the lower back. A bulging or ruptured disc is usually the primary culprit is such a condition. However, there can be other conditions involved.
Arthritis can cause bone spurs which can cause or exacerbate sciatica. Also, an injury can cause compression of the nerve roots. There are several other causes for sciatica, and the source of the irritation will usually dictate the treatment prescribed: physical therapy, medicine and sometimes surgery. Be very careful of exercise regimen with any type of back condtion, especially spinal related, as you could be aggravating the situation. Always check with your medical professional concerning any type of workouts, exercise and even stretching.
CAUTION: There is a condition known as Cauda Equina Syndrome which you might think is sciatica; however, it is very dangerous and without a MIRACLE from God may require urgent surgical treatment. It's symptoms can be similar to sciatica, and causes can be:
There are types of bone pain attributed to bone fusion or where the vertebrae grow over. One such conditon is known as Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS). It affects the spine with pain and stiffness from the neck down to the lower back and does not necessarily confine itself to older people; it happens most often to teenagers and men in their twenties, and is characterized by stiffness from the neck down to the lower back, and can result in a rigid spine.
Back pain can be caused from injury, work, poor posture (sitting or standing), sports and recreation. But … the Good News is that YOU can be healed of back pain! You may be thinking … or saying … “I've had this condition for years!” Well, let me tell you, my friend, that Jesus, the Healer, has been healing for years! There are some practical things you can do to help your situation:
1. Exercise (check with a medical professional before starting an exercise or stretching regimen);
3. Get the required amount of sunshine (for Vitamin D);
4. Rest your body and your mind.
5. Take advantage of physical helps like the “Teeter HangUps” inversion table. This helps reverse the effects of gravity and disc compression. (Check with your medical professional before using.)
The scope of this teaching is NOT to discuss specific types of therapy or treatments, but rather to present an alternative solution to problems that you or a loved one may be experiencing with back related issues.You can be healed today...NOW...by calling on the name of the LORD: Who forgives all your sins, and Who heals all your diseases [Psalm 103:3] The LORD's healing nature never changes. It is God's will to heal you!
Remember the lady in the Bible who was bent over for 18 years?
And when Jesus saw her, he called her to him, and said unto her, Woman, you are loosed from your infirmity.
And he laid his hands on her: and immediately she was made straight, and glorified God.” (Matthew 13:11-13)
I am completely back pain FREE at this time in my life … and I have been on Planet Earth for quite a while! My advice to you – especially if you know the Great Physician, Yeshua HaMashiach (Jesus, the Messiah) – is: NEVER GIVE UP!
I went for 13 years with terrible back pain. I don't know what caused it. I was a varsity wrestler in school, but I don't remember any happenings that would have caused (the devil's) pain. (I say “the devil's pain” because it was NOT my pain; it was pain the devil wanted me to have!) Also, I had been in NO serious accidents, not even small ones. By God's grace I have never had a broken bone in my lifetime. I have claimed the scripture for years (a prophetic one about Messiah Jesus' death on the cross) that says, “He keeps all his bones; not one of them is broken.” (Psalm 34:20)
Here is how I was healed. My pain was so bad and so aggravating. I had been to a chiropractor years before and had learned or remembered how he had “fixed” my back to alleviate pain. So, I would lie on the floor and try to “fix” my back the way the chiropractor did.
I was miserable, and it got worse and worse! I was addicted to”cracking” my back. I probably was compounding the situation. It was such a miserable condition … and, to make matters worse, at that time in my life I did NOT know about the healing power of Christ!
Finally, I began to wonder if the situation was NOT a physical problem, but possibly a “spirit” problem; in other words, a “spirit of affliction” sent by the devil to plague me while I was trying to do God's work! To give you an idea of how bad the situation was, if I were in a business environment where I had never been before, I would look to see if the receptionist stepped out of the office so I could lie on the floor and “crack” my back. I was miserable!
One day as I was on the floor ready to “crack” my back, the Holy Spirit spoke to me. He said, “Why don't you let me take care of that for you?!” Wow! I knew exactly what He meant. Instead of ME trying to fix the problem and compounding it each time I “cracked” my back, the Holy Spirit wanted to FIX it. It was such a temptation because when – and immediately after – I would “crack” my back, I would feel so much better … until it started hurting again! I really had to resist “cracking” my back … but realized at the same time, I didn't want to go through that all of my life. So … I said, “OK, Holy Spirit, I give this problem – this back condition – to You!” That was it, it was over. PRAISE GOD! That was many years ago.
Another time, I experienced extreme pain in my upper back below my shoulder. It was not a spinal problem, but it would hurt so badly that I would cry. I asked God different times to either heal me or take me home to Heaven! I went to medical doctors, I went to specialists, I went to physical therapy … nothing worked. I even told two of the doctors I had that I asked the LORD, “Either heal me or take me to Heaven,” so they would know how bad the situation was.
Nothing worked! Finally, one night while travelling in another area of the country, before I went to bed, I prayed to God and said, “Father, you can just send an Angel to touch me and I will be healed.” That night, while I was sleeping, I was awakened with a loud “POP” in my back where the problem had been. It was so loud it awakened me. And I was perfectly healed. I have never had that problem since, and never will, thank God … and thank the Holy Angel that God sent to touch me. Yes, “Touched by an Angel” has a special meaning to me!
CHECK THIS OUT: An Egyptian friend of mine, Magdy Girgis, was a member of our Board of Directors. He worked for Hughes Aircraft as did several Christians who had been Baptized in the Holy Spirit, all of which spoke in tongues. They had Bible studies together every morning before work and also at luch time. One day a man named Warren Meisenbach, who worked in the Engineering Department, came to their Bible study at lunch. Warren was NOT a believer and he asked them, “What's this born again stuff you keep talking about?” Warren had been a “hunch back” for 15 years (like the lady in the Bible I discussed earlier who had been bent over 18 years). Warren received Christ as his Lord that day, and asked the men to lay hands on him for healing. Instantly … they could hear his back "cracking' like: POP, POP, POP. He was perfectly straightend in a normal position. (See Note #3 at bottom to listen to a podcast of this MIRACLE.) When he went home his wife was dumbfounded because he was not only “straightened” but smiling for the first time in years! Jesus is the Healer … the Great Physician. Will you let Him heal YOU?
If you want to meet the Healer, Yeshua HaMashiach – Jesus the Anointed One – NOW is the time! Invite God’s Son, Yeshua, to come into your life by praying the following prayer:
I have selected three (2) books which will help you to know how to deal with back pain, and any type of pain – so you can live PAIN FREE and serve God – and enjoy life the way God wants you to. Here they are … just click on the image.
I have seen many people healed by the LORD of back pain, back conditions and paralysis. I have witnessed many people walking out of their wheel chairs. I was holding a three day seminar and I had asked the people present to join me in prayer and fasting for the last day as I was going to teach on healing. A man was present who had been in a wheel chair for nine years due to two conditions: 1. A large 18 wheel semi-tractor truck had run into his automobile and he had five breaks in his spine; 2. He had muscular dystrophy. During Holy Communion he walked out of his wheel chair and never went back! Two years later, he gave his testimony in a large Presbyterian church and hundreds of people fell out of their seats under the Power of the Holy Spirit. NEVER GIVE UP!
Podcast time: 17 minutes, 45 seconds (with music)
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Mon, 24 February 2014
THE HEALING AND MIRACLE PODCAST
HEALING FROM HEADACHES: JAW AND HEAD PAIN
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There are many types of headaches, including the most serious: Migraines.
The World Health Organization estimates that nearly half of the adult population suffers from headaches.1
One of the most insidious, but considered by many non-threatening, areas of disease is that which encompasses head pain, including jaw pain. It may be called disease because it is just that: “dis – ease, or “lack of ease, or “non-ease.”
God wants YOU healed, healthy and whole. My job is to help you attain that position.
First, let's start with the problem. Are you having either periodic or recurring pain in your head or jaw? If it is constant (not just recurring or periodic) then you need a help NOW: you need a miracle or you need to see a doctor or call 911. First, let me PRAY for you.
“Father in Heaven, in the name of Your Son I command the pain to leave this person immediately … NOW … and I loose the HEALING POWER of Yeshua HaMashiach (Jesus, the Messiah) to enter this person. Be healed and made whole in the Name of the LORD.”
Now … it is time for YOU to pray. First, ask the LORD Jesus Christ to forgive your sins and to take over your life. Ask Messiah Jesus to be your LORD.
Next, if for some reason (known or unknown) you do NOT experience the release of pain, then if the problem has been either recurring or periodic, I want you to plan a strategy and ask God to guide you in this strategy. Do the following: pray, and ask God to lead you to the following (they must be honest professionals with good reviews and references):
A medical doctor (Primary Care Physician);
The Primary Care Physician (PCP) can check you and give you referrals to #2, #3, and #4 above. The dentist (#2) and the EEN (#3) and the Chiropractor (#4) can help you eliminate the source (or sources) of your problem. The dentist can identify if a condition in your teeth or gums is causing your head or jaw pain. The EEN can identify if a condition in your ears, nose or throat is causing the problem. The chiropractor can analyze your musculoskeletal system to identify if perhaps it is a subluxation complex problem is causing your pain. Because the vertebrae protect the spinal cord, even a small disturbance to the vertebrae can profoundly affect delicate nerve tissue. Also, the impairment to the nerve system can cause tissues and organs throughout the body to function poorly.
You will want to PRAY at each step of the way and ask God to help the doctor analyze your specific problem with accuracy. For example, if both the dentist and the EEN specialist tell you that you should be experiencing NO problem (that is, the pain in head or jaw pain is NOT being caused by a condition in you teeth, gums, ear, nose or throat) then it is a fairly good probability that the problem lies with a spinal (including the neck) or jaw condition. Even if you have some teeth that need working on (for example, cavities), an honest dentist will tell you if that is NOT causing your problem with head or jaw pain. They may even tell you to come back when you are experiencing severe pain (if you are not at the time you see them) to help them provide you with a more accurate diagnosis.
If it turns out that it is a problem with the jaw or jaw misalignment or TMJ, the chiropractor may be able to adjust the alignment or treat the musculoskeletal condition that is the culprit. It may take only one treatment (adjustment) or you may need a successive number of treatments. Restoring musculoskeletal balance is KEY to preventing and treating your headaches.
The strategy outlined above is to help you eliminate what is NOT causing your problem so that you can focus on what IS causing your problem. Then, with prayer and directed activity you can focus on healing the root of the problem: the cause of the symptoms!
Be careful about online video exercises for problems with your jaw or problems with TMJ as you may aggravate the situation. If you have narrowed the problem to jaw condition, then ask a chiropractor or other holistic health professional what is a good healthy and preventive maintenance routine. Even then, if you experience aggravation, stop immediately.
If you have access to a swimming pool, periodic (daily or other) light swimming may bring much sought after relief: it helps to reduce both muscular tension and stress. Give it a try and see … and remember to pray for healing while you are swimming. Learn to work with God. He is for you! If you are Spirit-filled, pray in tongues while you are swimming.
Chiropractic can effectively relieve the most common types of headache: migraine (one-sided); tension type (vice like); and, cervicogenic (stemming from the neck). Abnormal motion of the neck joints can lead to headaches. Headaches can have one or more causes: biomechanical, vascular, psychological, genetic, neurological or environmental. Also, there are several possible headache triggers: excessive stress, chocolate, red wine, caffeine, aged cheeses, MSG, improper sleep patterns, weather changes, pollution, and vigorous or unbalanced exercise.
Regardless of the root cause, God wants you healed and healthy. And then … you can go help others to healing and to a life of health! Pray right now and ask God to reveal the sources of your headaches – your jaw or head pain – and to heal you: either miraculously or to lead you in planning a strategy for healing. Remember, it doesn't matter HOW God works … just so He works!
My personal medical PCP that I had for years used to tell me, “God heals and doctors get the credit.”
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Podcast time: 8 minutes, 47 seconds
1. I personally believe that statistics supporting this statement by the World Health Organization are possibly skewed. As an international traveler to third world countries I can tell you that many headache problems in economically sub-standard geographic areas are due to such associated problems such as malnutrition, bad health and tooth and gum disease. – Prince Handley
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