Tag: Depression

10 Days of Speaking Life Over Depression

It is World Mental health week and I am reminded of the supernatural help God gave to me to combat depression and to win in life. I have no recollection of the particular moment when my life began to change for good but I remember some years ago when I found myself constantly crying, being moody, irritable and deeply saddened with life. I was ready to defend myself and to fight anybody who criticized, condemned or judged me for anything. There was not a day gone by that I did not cry or felt deep sadness for my life. I constantly felt so sorry for myself.

Everything around me was crashing down and the closest people around me were not emotionally available to help me deal with the situation at hand. The only thing I was able to do was to reach out for my Bible and to read it. It didn’t really matter to me whether I did not fully understand it theologically, I read it anyway, cover to cover and as I did, I called on the same God who gave many people victory in the Bible. I called on Jesus to help me and he did. Continue reading “10 Days of Speaking Life Over Depression”

Overcome Depression with God

I have had a few episodes of depression in my life and each time I go through those episodes I come out stronger mentally and spiritually with God on my side. One thing is certain when you fight depression with God, you come out from under that dark and heavy cloud of depression and you will find the peace from God that surpasses all understanding. You will have a new drive for life, a new drive for your faith and even a drive to help others. It is World mental health day and I am using this platform to encourage anybody out there who is suffering from depression.

When I was in the midst of some episodes of depression,  Continue reading “Overcome Depression with God”