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Best Bible Verses about Mental Health

Best Bible Verses about Mental Health

As the Bible recorded Jesus' words, “ ‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength and with all your mind’; and, ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’” in Luke 10:27, the emotions in the heart and thoughts in the mind...

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Kanye West’s Favorite Bible Verse

Kanye West’s Favorite Bible Verse

This Lightworkers article noted the favorite Bible verse of entertainment icon and rapper Kanye West— West described the YouVersion Bible app as his “favorite app” and said Hebrews 3:12-13 is his favorite passage. The verse reads: Take care, brothers, lest there be in...

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Why the Church Must Help with Mental Health

Why the Church Must Help with Mental Health

This Lightworkers article, "When Will the Church Answer the Call of Those Struggling with Mental Illness?" rightly noted the church's role in ministering to the whole person, spiritually and mentally; here's an excerpt: God has called us to minister wholeness to those...

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Different Christian Views about Mental Health and the Bible

Different Christian Views about Mental Health and the Bible

Significant numbers of people will struggle with mental health problems in their lifetime. Mental Health America estimates that "46% of Americans will meet the criteria for a diagnosable mental health condition sometime in their life" and this includes both Christians...

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The Silent Stigma of Mental Illness in the Church

The Silent Stigma of Mental Illness in the Church

Excerpt from a Sojourners' article about the stigma of mental health by Robyn Henderson-Espinoza— Christianity has a bad habit of diminishing the body in favor of elevating the mind. For Plato and Descartes, two philosophers who have heavily influenced the Western...

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