Hope is the first step in conquering depression. You have to believe you can. God says He has plans to give you hope. Read about that here.
(This is repost but I wanted to post it again and on this particular Sunday because it's the first Sunday in the official Christmas season. And I can remember how hard Sunday's used to be for me at this time of year.) I always felt that Sundays were the worst. Even though I was a … Continue reading Sunday’s are really long when you’re depressed
This can be a really hard time if your are dealing with depression. I can remember a particular Christmas season years ago when I thought I wouldn't get through the season without a complete breakdown. One night I was wrapping gifts for my daughter-in-law and everything just came crashing down. I felt defeated. The elephant … Continue reading How are you doing? I mean “really”.
I want to be sure that when I write about depression (and will also be including this in my book), that you understand that I know we are all living different lives. I was just at my daughter's for Halloween. Her and her husband work full-time. They have two young boys, one is ten, the … Continue reading I want to be sure you understand, I get it.
Oswald Chambers has some wonderful things to say about depression. You can read it here.