The fourth step is to RECEIVE HEALING of the NLP Hero Review spiritual or emotional hurt. God gives us two distinct pictures of healing in Scripture. One picture is that of God calling off the enemy (Deuteronomy. 7:15). This picture relates to the cleansing of the wound. The other picture is one of mending the net (Exodus 15:26). After the physician cleanses the victim's wound, he sews it up so that it will not become contaminated again. Forgiveness opens the door to freedom, but forgiveness is not healing. Without our receiving the spiritual and emotional healing, the wound again becomes contaminated. However, when God mends the wound, He also heals the wound.