Tag Archives: depression

Letting It All Hang Out

I, John, your brother and companion in the suffering and kingdom and patient endurance that are ours in Jesus, was on the island of Patmos because of the word of God and the testimony of Jesus. (Revelation 1:9, NIV) I thought that when I published … Continue reading

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Popcorn Prayers

“God, if you’re real, I need you to show yourself right now!” my dear friend prayed after giving birth to her second stillborn child. “God, I can’t take this anymore! Please help me!”, I prayed through blinding tears when I … Continue reading

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Finally, Be Strong in the Lord

My climb out of the valley of depression and chronic illness has been a journey requiring stamina. Many times I’ve been ready to quit and succumb to the darkness. During those times I felt I could not possibly endure the … Continue reading

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Who is in the Battle with You?

There is nothing like a tragedy in our lives to reveal who really cares about us and who we can depend on. When I hit bottom with depression and subsequently got sick, I was too tired to participate in all … Continue reading

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Complete Dependence

I lift up my eyes to the mountains— where does my help come from? My help comes from the Lord, the Maker of heaven and earth. (Psalm 121: New International Version) When my Fibromyalgia pain was at its worst, even normal … Continue reading

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A Gentle Whisper

In my quest find healing and recovery from depression and relief from my Fibromyalgia symptoms, I seemingly exhausted every option available to man. I was willing to do and pay whatever it took to get well, even to the point … Continue reading

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True Freedom

Some people think joy is something we won’t experience until we get to heaven, but I disagree with this belief. The Lord wants us to experience joy not only in the life to come but in this lifetime as well. … Continue reading

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