"And behold, a woman of the city, who was a sinner, when she learned that he was reclining at table in the Pharisee's house, brought an alabaster flask of ointment." Luke 7:37, ESV "Your love delights me, my treasure, my bride. Your love is better than wine, your perfume more fragrant than spices." Song of Solomon 4:10 … Continue reading Release the Perfume!
Robin Williams' recent suicide has risen the awareness of many people. Over 70% who commit suicide are mentally ill. One out of five Americans will experience a mental disorder during their lifetime. But, people can get better. With proper treatment, most people with a mental illness recover quickly, and the majority do not need hospital … Continue reading The Stigma of Mental Illness, (we found dog poop in the living room!)
What do you think of Christians taking antidepressants? By Pastor John Piper, given on March 30, 2010 The following is an edited transcript of the audio. What do you think of Christians taking antidepressants? I have been on them and have been accused of not relying on God. That relates to an earlier question about how … Continue reading Antidepressants for Believers?
What is Binge Eating Disorder (BED)? Individuals with binge eating disorder (BED) engage in binge eating, but in contrast to people with bulimia nervosa (BN) they do not regularly use inappropriate compensatory weight control behaviors such as fasting or purging to lose weight. Binge eating, by definition, is eating that is characterized by rapid consumption … Continue reading When Eating is Out-of-Control