In a desperately hurting world full of toxic relationships, crippled values, and mutilated morality, lives are crying out for a real healing-not drug induced solutions, not psychbabble band-aids, but authentic answers that heal the heart, should and mind. And there is only source for this kind of healing: Jesus Christ and his church. It is through his church that he proclaims to the world: 'Come to me all you who are weary, and I will give you rest.' ,br/>After years of ministering to and loving lost souls, author and pastor Doug Murren has identified the essential characteristics of healing churches. Through fascinating stories and hard-earned wisdom, this insightful, inspiriting, and instructive book reveals how you can become a healing force in your neighborhood, community, and the world.