It has been said at times, "if they only had more faith in God, they would be healed...". Is this an accurate statement? Can this statement be supported from scripture? We can search God's word, see how He defines faith and see if this statement is true. Also, a look into the "name it, claim it" belief also known as prosperity theology, health and wealth gospel, and the gospel of success.
Michael Phelps and his wife Laura, and daughter Kelsey, attend the Ann Arbor, Detroit, and Flint Michigan congregations, where Michael serves as pastor. Michael and Laura both grew up in the Church of God. They attended Ambassador University in Big Sandy for two years (1994-96) then returned home to complete their Bachelor's Degrees. Michael enjoys serving in the local congregations as well as with the pre-teen and teen camp programs. He also enjoys spending time with his family, gardening, and running.