Sickness is evil. . .it is not of God.
We never see God introduce it in the Bible. We only see it show up after Satan comes into the picture.
There are still some well-meaning Christians who feel healing was only around when Jesus was on earth but the scripture does not support this claim. We will be backing this up in just a moment but first…
The only things we see come from God are good gifts. . .advantageous gifts.
James 1:17 says:
"Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and cometh down from the Father of lights, with whom is no variableness, neither shadow of turning."
According to Strong’s Concordance the Greek word for good is G18 and it means:
“of good constitution or nature; useful, salutary; good, pleasant, agreeable, joyful, happy, excellent, distinguished”
Also, according to Strong’s Concordance the Greek word for gift is G1394 and it means: