For the Spirit God gave us does not make us timid, but gives us power, love and self-discipline. 2 Timothy 1:7 If you haven't read the statistics, they suggest that a person is doomed to suffer periods of depression their entire life depending on their number of episodes. For example, if one has experienced depression … Continue reading How to conquer a fear of depression
...there was a woman who had a spirit of infirmity eighteen years and was bowed together and COULD NOT lift herself up. (emphasis mine) And when Jesus saw her........Luke 13:10-13 Notice she could not lift herself up. So often we treat depression as if the sufferer could just say the magic words and they'd be healed. … Continue reading When your depression has you on the ground.
Depression is a strange illness. It seems we should be able to feel good before we take steps to recovery. But how do we do that when we're depressed? We don't........
When we're depressed, our relationships can suffer. People try to help but they often say or do the wrong thing. It's better to wait until we are thinking more clearly before we address some issues.
And when Jesus departed from there, two bling men followed him, crying out and saying, "Son of David, have mercy on us!" Matthew 9:27-30. Believe it or not, depressed people often don't think to ask for healing. Probably because depression, unlike almost every other illness, is often considered self-induced. While some of it certainly is, … Continue reading Have you cried out for healing?