When Melancholy Overpowers Suffering Souls

When Melancholy Overpowers Suffering Souls

We no longer understand melancholy. Today, we lump all forms of melancholy together into one indiscriminate bundle and call it “depression.” While a lot of good is being done by psychiatrists, psychologists and the medical profession in terms of treating depression,...
After Tragedy, How to Move Forward in Life

After Tragedy, How to Move Forward in Life

The pandemic acts as an accelerator for everything. If you had any anxiety before the pandemic, now you have more. If you were struggling to pay the bills before the pandemic, you are struggling even more now. It is an accelerant, and we all have been affected. Mental...
9 Steps You Can Take Now to Battle the ‘Silent Enemy’

9 Steps You Can Take Now to Battle the ‘Silent Enemy’

I went through a time of profound illness during seminary. I went to multiple doctors. I prayed continually and sought the counsel of men and women I trusted. Despite my proactive efforts, I was overcome by profound sadness. Lawrence Klempnauer, then vice president at...