I venture to say that the greatest earthly blessing that God can give to any of us is health, with the exception of sickness. Sickness has frequently been of more use to the saints of God than health has… A sick wife, a newly-made grave, poverty, slander, sinking of spirit, might teach us lessons nowhere else to be learned so well. Trials drive us to the realities of religion. In the matter of faith-healing, health is set before us as if it were the great thing to be desired above all other things. Is it so?
Christ's Pruning Knife and the Believer