Articles

Understanding Mental Health

The Church and Mental Health: What Do the Numbers Tell Us? Why is it uniquely challenging for us to address issues often associated with mental illness (The Exchange with Ed Stetzer in Christianity Today, April 2018)

The Christian Struggle with Mental Illness: Mental illness is not a subject Christians should run from. (The Exchange with Ed Stetzer in Christianity Today, May 2016)

Why are we afraid of mental health?” (Aaron Pina, Mental Health First Aid Blog, September 2019)

More articles about Mental Health from Christianity Today

Facts & Trends—mental health and the church section

Mental Health and the Bible

Biblical Help and Hope for People with Mental Illness (at Get.Bible)

20 Bible Verses People Turn to When They Are Struggling With Their Mental Health (The Mighty)

14 Proven Bible Verses to Help Your Mental Health (by Barry Pearman)

Fleeing North in the Full Armor of God: When our church offered therapy to traumatized migrants, we witnessed the healing power of Scripture. (by John Garland, Christianity Today, June 2019)

God Made Our Brains to Need Others: Both science and Scripture invite us to share our suffering. (by Katie Jo Ramsey, Christianity Today, October 2017)

Mental Health and Spiritual Life

What does the Bible say about mental illness? (by Austin Maddox, ERLC)

What is mental health, according to science and the Bible? (by Napp Nazworth, Christian Post)

4 Encouraging Truths for Christians with Mental Illness (by Lieryn Barnett, The Gospel Coalition)

How to Pray About Mental Illness When You Can’t Find the Words (April Yamasaki)

4 Myths Too Many Christians Believe About Mental Health (by Carley Marcouillier, Relevant Magazine)