"I’m a Christian living with depression, and the only way I have found to keep myself alive and hopeful is to look for those divine brushstrokes through what sometimes feel like infinite smears of black."
Look up! Not in.
Don't despise the storm. Let God make you stronger through it.
I found myself in a very dark chapter of life, suffering from panic attacks and severe anxiety. But what I learned about God proved to be much more powerful than the darkness that was gripping me.
Are you tired of living in a fog of hopelessness? Read what Dr. Lynette Hoy suggests to a fifteen-year-old in the depths of depression.
Ok, here it goes. This is what I realized this morning: no man has ever pursued me. Which means that no man has ever truly known me or loved me, even the man I call my husband.
All of life is a spiritual learning experience. God is there for people who are suffering. People can really experience God's help and presence in the valley of depression.
Is suffering a gift?
If you are battling depression you may be going about it with an unhealthy strategy. Instead of trying to defeat it, use it to your benefit.