How to Manage Faith and Mental Health Issues, Part 1
In any given year, 1 in 5 people will struggle with a mental health issue. If we said 1 in 5 people will have a compromise in physical health, we would start a prayer chain. But mention that the compromise is a mental health issue, and most people scatter, label, judge, and disappear.
We tend to hide or deny what we cannot control or fix because most of the Western world clings to a dissected view of humanity; we partition our existence into labeled segments, which is often terribly confining and damaging.
Dr. Stanford offers wisdom, knowledge, guidance, and practical tools the church desperately needs in caring for one another. Listen in to parts 1 and 2 of this revisited conversation between Colleen and Dr. Stanford.
You can also purchase his books Grace for the Afflicted: A Clinical and Biblical Perspective on Mental Illness and The Biology of Sin: Grace, Hope, and Healing for Those Who Feel Trapped on Amazon!
Listen to part 2 here.
Preachers preach it. Theologians analyze it. Then we forget about it. But Chuck Swindoll’s best-selling classic, The Grace Awakening, can awaken you to the untapped wonders of grace . . . as it has for hundreds of thousands of readers. Allow these wonders to make a difference in the way you live and love and to turn ho-hum religion into an intimate relationship with a loving God!