Dangers of Alternative Ways to Healing
How to Avoid New Age Deceptions
by David Cross
This book explains many forms of alternative therapies. It covers what they are and provides clear guidelines on how spiritually safe or unsafe they might be.
The authors point to the early history and principles of alternative healing methods. This helps the reader to understand the spiritual origins of new age healing practices. Many of these practices, including reflexology, yoga and acupuncture, to name just a few, have seen a rise in popularity even amongst some Christians. But are these healing practices spiritually safe and what are the consequences?
This book highlights the dangers of alternative healing methods. It also provides positive steps you can take towards true wholeness and well- being in our lives. The teaching in this book will help those who have been involved in alternative therapies themselves and want to free from the effects.
This book is part of Sovereign World’s ‘Truth & Freedom’ series based on the renowned teaching program from Ellel Ministries International.
“This book is so good. It is a must-read for anyone who wants to arm themselves with knowledge. It clearly spells out the dangers without being over-bearing. Highly recommended.”
Table of Contents
1 Understanding the Alternatives
2 The Age-old Search for Healing
3 What’s the Attraction?
4 Understanding the Roots
5 A Closer Look at Alternative Diagnosis and Therapies
6 A Closer Look at Alternative Medication, Exercise, and Martial Arts
7 The Strategies of the Enemy
8 Jesus – the Safe Alternative
9 Finding Freedom and Wholeness
10 Walking in Safety
Appendix A: Summary of Some Treatments and Therapies which Could Have Spiritually Harmful Side Effects
About Ellel Ministries
About the Authors