When darkness seems my closest friend : reflections on life and ministry with depression (eBook, 2018) [WorldCat.org]
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When darkness seems my closest friend : reflections on life and ministry with depression

Author: Mark Meynell
Publisher: London, England : IVP, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'I'm looking for the words and writing for those who can't imagine the words.'Mark Meynell articulates a heart pain that most of us simply couldn't express. He connects strongly and immediately with fellow cave dwellers. We relive significant moments from boarding school, Uganda, Berlin and London. We visit the Psalms, Job and The Pilgrim's Progress. If you're after neat conclusions and a fair-weather faith, this is  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Meynell
ISBN: 9781783596515 1783596511
OCLC Number: 1031373992
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Intro; To my Balkan brothers; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; INTRODUCTION; 1. THE MASK; PART 1:; DEEPER INTO THE DARKNESS; 2. THE VOLCANO; 3. THE CAVE; 4. THE WEIGHT; 5. THE INVISIBILITY CLOAK; 6. THE CLOSING; INTERLUDE; PART 2:; VENTURING TOWARDS THE LIGHT; 7. THE WAY; 8. THE FELLOW-TRAVELLERS; 9. THE GIFT; APPENDIX 1: MANAGING THE SYMPTOMS; APPENDIX 2: UNEXPECTED FRIENDS IN THE CAVE; APPENDIX 3: SOME WORDS FROM INSIDE THE CAVE; A SMALL CLOSING WORD OF CAUTION; NOTES
Responsibility: Mark Meynell.

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A window into the troubled world of the depression sufferer, interspersed with helpful biblical wisdom and reflection  Read more...

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A thoughtful and courageous book, which reflects on what it means to live as a Christian with depression. Writing from experience, Mark navigates us through the darkness of despair, and shines Read more...

 
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