Tag Archives: depression

Sticking to the plan…

A few weeks ago I was battling another bout of depression where I had been contemplating suicide. I really saw no reason to come back this time and I see now part of me was hoping to find a way … Continue reading

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The Next Several Weeks: Scraps of Meaning

[Intro: Several weeks ago I completely disengaged from all community, stopped posting on my blog, and deactivated my Facebook and Twitter accounts. I did not attend my graduation from the PIHOP SSM and Fuller Theological Seminary. Unbeknownst to all but … Continue reading

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The Last Several Weeks (Part 1): Don Quixote Hangs up His Spurs

[Intro: Several weeks ago I completely disengaged from all community, stopped posting on my blog, and deactivated my Facebook and Twitter accounts. I did not attend my graduation from the PIHOP SSM and Fuller Theological Seminary. Unbeknownst to all but … Continue reading

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The Catharsis of Depression

I have been wrestling with publishing this post or not. ┬áTechnically I am not even supposed to be writing it as I’m supposed to be working on my book. ┬áBut this is really I can think about. The Monday before … Continue reading

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This Liminal Space

[Suicide/Child abuse trigger warning: If child abuse and/or suicide are triggers for you, you may not want to read this post or at least prepare yourself.] In Pastoral Counseling Dr. Hammer made the statement that our role as pastoral counselors … Continue reading

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