Choosing a Christian Counselor

Written by "Holly," "In my search for a counselor, I visited a secular psychologist, read books written by extremist biblical counselors, and had tearful talks with my own general practitioner. I wish I had known then what TYPES of Christian counselors were out there and how on earth I could find help I could trust … Continue reading Choosing a Christian Counselor

When Despair Empties You

"It is through much tribulation that we enter the kingdom of Heaven."   Acts 14:22 As a broken believer this might happen-- #1, I breakdown, and begin to fray. I begin to despair. #2, my own 'faith' is questioned, I become unsure of my salvation. #3, I feel like I'm all alone. No one can … Continue reading When Despair Empties You

A Stone’s Throw Away

"He walked away, about a stone’s, and knelt down and prayed" Luke 22:41 Who knows what Jesus is thinking at this precise moment as he entered the Garden? His disciples waited for Jesus and scripture states that he proceeded ahead of them--- "a stone's throw." We often share in the sorrows of the people closest … Continue reading A Stone’s Throw Away

Mental Illness Concerns

As with anything, those of us with mental illness have much to think through. I believe that God will direct us through these issues. And these are not static things. It isn't "one and your done"-- these are ongoing. They never get completely resolved; you must get used to this. The following list is not … Continue reading Mental Illness Concerns