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Coping with Depression in the Church with Matt Rogers Part VIII

A guest post by Matt Rogers, a good friend, author of When Answers Aren’t Enough and Losing God; and pastor at [nlcf]. This entry is part of the Coping with Depression Series. STEPS TOWARD HEALING Let’s close this series with … Continue reading

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Coping with Depression in the Church with Matt Rogers Part VII

A guest post by Matt Rogers, a good friend, author of When Answers Aren’t Enough and Losing God; and pastor at [nlcf]. This entry is part of the Coping with Depression Series. COMPASSION: THE FRUIT OF DEPRESSION In my last … Continue reading

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Coping with Depression in the Church with Matt Rogers Part VI

A guest post by Matt Rogers, a good friend, author of When Answers Aren’t Enough and Losing God; and pastor at [nlcf]. This entry is part of the Coping with Depression Series. “WHEN GOD IS THE PROBLEM“ Not as simple … Continue reading

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Coping with Depression in the Church with Matt Rogers – Part V

A guest post by Matt Rogers, a good friend, an author, and pastor at [nlcf]. “THE MEDICATION DEBATE” Most doctors and counselors will tell you that the best treatment for major depression is usually a combination of psychotherapy (talk therapy) … Continue reading

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Coping with Depression in the Church with Matt Rogers – Part IV

A guest post by Matt Rogers, a good friend, an author, and pastor at [nlcf]. THE FELLOWSHIP OF THE DEPRESSED Depressed people in the church often feel isolated, as if no one in the world understands their pain. Quite often … Continue reading

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Coping with Depression in the Church with Matt Rogers – Part III

A guest post by Matt Rogers, a good friend, an author, and pastor at [nlcf]. THE “SIN” OF DEPRESSION Depression a spiritual weakness? One time I shared from the pulpit about my struggle with depression. I talked about my routines … Continue reading

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Coping with Depression in the Church with Matt Rogers – Part II

I trust you caught my introduction to Matt Rogers yesterday. Today I wanted to orient you to his series of guest posts that will be taking place starting tomorrow. I trust you will take some time to make some comments … Continue reading

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