Fear and Anxiety

High School Senior, Lament Your Loss But Trust the Lord – Christian Article

We are living in an unprecedented spring season. Typically this time of year, high-school seniors are playing their final season of spring sports. It’s a time marked by proms, baccalaureate services and graduation ceremonies—usually. These students have been in school for 13 long years. They’ve looked forward to walking across that stage to receive diplomas and celebrating all they’ve accomplished. It’s a ceremony that concludes one last year spent learning alongside friends they’ve known all their lives. This is what…

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A Checklist for Your Fears and Anxieties – Christian Article

This is a good time to remember God’s words to us about fear and anxiety. Though God’s words are always beautiful, now seems an especially good time to remember how God comforts us. Here are some of his most important words. Check to see if you are missing any of them. 1. You will be anxious. “When I am afraid,” the psalmist writes (Ps. 56:3). In other words, you have good reasons to be anxious. Something important to you is…

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I Never Understood Burnout or Depression—Until It Happened to Me – Christian Article

The following is an uncorrected transcript generated by a transcription service. Before quoting in print, please check the corresponding audio for accuracy.  Ryan Griffith: Shona, we wanted to hear from you about your experience of burnout, and how you, what kinds of lessons you’ve learned from that experience and maybe how you would counsel others who are finding themselves in that situation. Shona Murray: Well, in 2003, I lost my Christian joy. I found myself falling off a steep emotional cliff…

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