Broken Believers

A Teaching Ministry Serving Rascals, Clumsy Disciples, the Depressed, the Addicted, and Mentally Ill Believers with the Unconditional Love of Jesus Christ.

Category: crisis

58 Posts

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When Despair Empties You

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When Rags Became Grace

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How Does Your Church See Mental Illness?

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‘A Drowning Kind of Despair’