Being There: How To Love Those Who Are Hurting
An interview with Dave Furman on his new book.
It's a book for all of us because all of us have friends, family, neighbors, or fellow church members who suffer from disability, depression, or sickness.
Howard Butt’s High Calling of Daily Work Is Done
The 89-year-old businessman and champion of work as a holy calling passed away Sunday evening.
grocery store chain and was expected to take over the business, but the conflict between that expectation and his desire to pursue lay ministry led to a decade of depression that Butt
The Future of the Church Is Analog, Not Digital
New communications technology lets us preach to millions. It’s time to unplug most of it.
The increase in depression, aimlessness, anxiety, addiction, desensitization, meaninglessness, loneliness, ignorance, and narcissism are all quantifiably real among heavy users of
Morning Roundup 8/13/15
Social Media for Churches; Top Christian Workplaces; Pastors and Depression
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20 Truths from Bound to be Free by D.A. Horton
Nothing in life is like freedom in Christ.
(81). 18. The freedom every believer has in Christ provides an escape from the performance trap as it relates to fights with insecurity and depression because of lack of affirmation. (83).
Incubation: Multiplication by Addition (Part 1)
Ray Chang stops by to share about how churches may come alongside church planters to support them in their work.
During one vulnerable moment, this planter fell into serious depression and had thoughts of ending his life. As these stories were shared, pain was felt by all in the room.
How Churches Change the Equation for Life After Prison
One of the hardest days of incarceration may be the day it ends. The church can be there to make a difference.
Beyond the course load, the hardest work was moving past the depression she believes was brought on by strained family relationships and a missing relationship with God.
Christian Counseling in Limbo
Allegations against Mercy Multiplied reveal the range of faith-based approaches to mental health.
Mercy staff's lack of formal clinical training puts mentally ill or traumatized clients at greater psychological risk, even pushing them deeper into depression and addiction.
God or Transcripts: Where Do You Put Your Trust?
Too many students (and parents) make idols of grade point averages. Find your hope in Jesus.
yourself.” (Elijah & the SAT). It's not that we don't know there's a problem: we do. We know all about the anxiety and the depression. We read all about the
Overworked, Underpaid, and Cautious about Science
A look at how evangelicals fared in the General Social Survey.
About 13 percent of evangelicals say they have been diagnosed with depression, compared to 18 percent of mainline Protestants, 9 percent of black Protestants, 14 percent of Catholics
Despite Wrong Doomsday Stats, Pastors Holding Up Just Fine
Somehow, bad stats about pastor misery persist. LifeWay Research data gives us a clearer picture of reality.
Hannaford counsels pastors in his practice and said many – if they have a mental illness like depression or anxiety—won' t share that information with the congregation.