As I listen to the news , I hear of a celebrity's sister dying of an overdose. Earlier in the month, someone in my town also overdosed. Depression is a serious thing and it can not be ignored. Life in general ( financial, illness, bullying etc.) can cause us to be depressed because some feel is just no hope. Sufferers often wonder, does God even care? Yes, he does and he feels our pain. (Zechariah 2:8)
Added by T.C. Goodwin on July 31, 2014 at 6:05am — No Comments
At times people that are grieving feel lonely. Don't forget to keep them in mind. If they refuse your invitation at first, try again. Everyone benefits from good association and positive interchange. (Hebrews 13:2)
Added by T.C. Goodwin on July 29, 2014 at 5:09pm — No Comments
The Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research explained: “Postnatal depression is a significant problem affecting 10-15% of mothers in many countries.”....“most cases of such depression do not receive a correct diagnosis and are not properly medicated,” said the Journal.
Tips: Seek professional help, Exercise regularly (helps depression)Avoid isolation (Proverbs 18:1), Rely on a higher source (Proverbs 3:5
Added by T.C. Goodwin on July 28, 2014 at 12:49pm — No Comments
Some of our well meaning friends and family may say ," it was for the best." Then, you might think, " I can not believe they said that!" You want to punch that person in the face but, you remember to stay calm. Yes, it's true many of our friends and even family members have said the craziest things when tragedy strikes. Remembering the principle at Ecclesiastes 7:21 will get us through.
Added by T.C. Goodwin on July 26, 2014 at 9:04am — No Comments