The Bible has plenty to say about worry and anxiety, but for someone struggling with Anxiety Disorder, those may only feel like words on a page. Learn more about clinical anxiety, along with ways to support and encourage people who live with Anxiety Disorder.
In this article Joe Padilla, the founder and CEO of Mental Health Grace Alliance, shares practical wisdom for how to offer a ministry of presence for someone who is struggling with their mental health. The suggestions offered are based on Scripture and best practices from neuroscience.
This article from Church Leaders describes the author’s personal experience with anxiety and seven practical ways he was able to get through it. It includes Scriptural references which undergird some of the practical principles mentioned.
In this podcast, part of Higher Things’ “Drive to School Podcast” series, licensed mental health counselor Ashleigh Sheldon and Pastor Harrison Goodman discuss different kinds of anxiety, some of the root causes of anxiety, what Jesus says about anxiety, and how to address anxiety clinically and spiritually toward better wellness.
The foundations we recognize in our life impact our mental health and overall wellbeing. In this podcast, Deaconess Heidi Goehmann focuses on what God values based on His Word rather than what the world around us values, and how this Biblical perspective affects anxiety and the care we offer for anxiety, as well as mental health stigma in general. A discussion guide with questions related to the podcast is included.