So far, we have discussed the elders and the importance of responsibility and authority in prayer. We also noted the power of the prayer of every believer and the importance of praying for one another. We all have responsibility and authority! James also made it clear that he expected the prayer of faith to heal the sick. In our last session, we found out that the “sick” person in verse 15 was the believer who, for whatever reason, has become weary in their Christian race. When Satan’s attack of sickness comes, they are too weak to fight it alone. Thank God, He has provided a way to call for help. Now we can examine exactly how the “help” is supposed to work.
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