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Reading the Bible can be good for your Mental Health

Here is a copy of an article which I wrote for a local paper, the ‘Lymington Times’, and which was published in October 2004 – 9 years ago but still relevant today.  Sunday 10th October was World Mental Health Day. … Continue reading

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From Soul-weariness to Hope

‘my soul is weary… strengthen me according to your word.’ (Psalm 119:28) I’m currently meditating on Psalm 119 – this could take a long time, it’s the longest psalm in the Book. I read those words yesterday, and thought of … Continue reading

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Coping with Suicidal Thoughts – a helpful booklet

Here’s a link to a helpful booklet on coping with suicidal thoughts: http://www.comh.ca/publications/pages/cwst/ available for free download. It’s full of practical advice and encouragement – this will pass, the intense emotional pain will not last for ever. A plan for you … Continue reading

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Joy!!! Hope!!!

This is just brilliant! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VSrAJsWvEIc&feature=related Don’t know how this fits with my blog topic – I’m sure I can find a link – what joy to come across this after a wet weekend. Susan Boyle’s first appearance on Britain’s Got Talent … Continue reading

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From despair to hope (@kevinleebennett)

From despair to hope (@kevinleebennett). An encouraging Easter message – we can be totally honest with God. The psalms are an excellent place to start biblical meditation. More on this in later posts.

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