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.
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.
Morning Roundup 8/13/15
Social Media for Churches; Top Christian Workplaces; Pastors and Depression
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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.
Morning Roundup 8/17/15
Success and Character; Mental Health and the Church; Pancakes and Evangelism
It's difficult to imagine that 50% of adults will develop depression, anxiety, self-harm, eating disorders, bipolar disorder, PTSD, borderline personality disorder, schizophrenia, or some
Morning Roundup 5/20/15
Evangelical Protestants; Joe Thorn; State of the PCA
He shares his own journey and struggle and illustrates the growing acknlowedgment that depression is real and, among other things, a physical condition.