Since the first century the cross of Christ has been heralded as the centerpiece of the Christian faith. But, in spite of all the hymns sung, the sermons preached, and the books written about the cross, if a survey were taken among Christians today it would likely show that a great majority have a very shallow understanding of Christ's death on the cross. In this book we will go to the cross of Christ and ask those questions.
Love That Heals is an audiobook for study and serious reflection. It examines the age old, traditional way of understanding the plan of salvation in the church referred to as “the legal model”. It points out some serious problems with using the forensic, courtroom, law model as a basis for the way God saves people. It then introduces a better model, or metaphor, for understanding how the plan of salvation works, this model referred to as “the healing model”.