The Escape Plan

The Escape Plan by Ginny Hannan I thought I would never survive depression. One night, when I was in my deepest and darkest state, I sat on the bathroom floor pondering death, and I thought depression would finally win. When God enveloped me in His arms that night and helped me live another day, instead…

“Light in My Darkest Hour.”

by Deena Staples I gave birth to a beautiful baby boy on a brisk November night in 2010. He was a true blessing as we had conceived our other two children with the use of fertility drugs and decided to leave the conception of this final baby up to God. We conceived after only three…

Post Partum Depression

Dear Readers My Sweet Friend Agreed To Share Her Story With You Today.  May Her Honesty and Openness Encourage You If You Are Going Through Post Partum Depression.  Please Feel Free To Share This Story With Someone You Know Who Might Be Struggling.  My childhood day dreams were filled with fantasies of someday becoming a…

Fear of Blooming

I’m thrilled to introduce you to Beth!  Today she shares her story and thoughts about depression.  Thank You Beth! ” Crazy Chicken Lady. Depression Warrior. Chronic Introvert. Beth Biggers is the lone island of estrogen in her family of four. She married her best friend at the tender age of nineteen. She is the chief…

Offering Support In Depression

Depression is never easy and often those not involved are also affected but often over-looked. When my wife was pregnant with our second child it became clear that she was depressed. She had all reason to be happy but at the same time she also had reason to be very depressed. My wife suffers from…

Blame, Guilt and Peace

I’m Lauren, a wife and stay at home mom to two little kiddos. We live in Texas. I have a new found love for being home with my children. I’m embracing everything about this time in my life, sleepless nights, yucky messes and all. I love how the Lord uses all of our difficulties in…

Free From The Prison Of Depression

Depression is a loaded word and to be honest, I never thought of myself as depressed. Depressed people have this stigma of being seriously ill and requiring professional help, couple that with the pressure to be accepted as a teen, and you’ve got denial running rampant amongst younger generations. However, later in life, after I…