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: manic depression

91 Posts

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Choosing a Christian Counselor

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On Being Loved More Gently [Disability]

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When Despair Empties You

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The Mangled Earrings of Joni Eareckson Tada

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How Does Your Church See Mental Illness?

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Dancing With Bruises

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‘Sunning Ourselves in the Smiles of God’