John Patrick's new book on Christian Mental Health. For Christians experiencing anxiety & depression
An excerpt from Healing Info Ministries founder and Gerontologist John Patrick's new book - Christian Mental Health: From the Pit of Fear and Darkness, to Love and Light. Especially written for Christians experiencing anxiety and/or depression. Now available for purchase on softcover or e-book on Amazon or through WestBow Press.
2 Corinthians 10:5 instructed me that I'm not to simply sit still idly by and allow unhealthy fearful or worrisome thoughts to just continue on with free reign. I'm to use my 'mind self' to make a conscious decision to use all three of its (mind self) abilities, in regards to thoughts:
1) be aware of what they are saying
2) assess them for truthfulness per God's Word (hold them captive)
3) set/move its (mind self) attention to Truth, gently, if a false one is noticed in #2