15 Ways to Help a Depressed Husband or Wife

15 Ways to Help a Depressed Husband or Wife

In an era with a soaring prevalence of depression, many find themselves asking, “How can I help my depressed spouse?” As the leading cause of disability worldwide, depression affects not just the individual but their loved ones too. This blog post aims to provide practical, compassionate ways to help a depressed husband or wife. Whether it’s understanding the depth of their struggle or knowing how to offer support, these insights will guide you through the complexities of helping someone battle depression, ensuring you’re both better equipped for this challenging journey.

10 Bible Verses When Depressed or Feeling Down

10 Bible Verses When Depressed or Feeling Down

When I was in the depths of my depression, I needed HOPE! I needed to be reminded of God’s character and to know that despite my feelings, I could trust God to see me through any situation. I firmly believe that our best defense is to memorize and recite Bible verses when we’re depressed or feeling down so we can use God’s truth to combat the lies of the enemy. If you’re searching for biblical guidance during tough times, consider exploring these Bible verses about feeling down and scripture for depression.

Understanding Depression in Children (and Teens)

Understanding Depression in Children (and Teens)

In many circles there exists a myth that childhood depression doesn’t exist, but that simply isn’t the truth. Although it may be more common for adolescents to experience depression, children as young as 3 years old can have depression. Over the past three decades I’ve seen the incidence of childhood and teen depression rise significantly. It’s a serious illness, but also one that is treatable.