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Counseling One Another

September 8, 2016
by Paul Tautges
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Proverbs 12:25, Anxiety and Depression, and Healing Speech

Recently, while preparing to teach a master’s in biblical counseling course in Ukraine, I’ve been thinking about the body/soul connection; i.e. the fact that we are embodied spirits—each part affecting the other. In particular, my thoughts have been on Proverbs … Continue reading

February 8, 2016
by Paul Tautges
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Regular Exercise & Depression

In his new book Fit for the Master: Glorifying God in a Healthy Body, pastor and physical education enthusiast John Lehman cites a case study illustrating the importance of regular exercise and its benefit as one factor in fighting depressive … Continue reading

October 30, 2015
by Paul Tautges
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Top 5 Hits for Depression

Recently, I’ve been intrigued by a traffic report from this blog and, consequently, have decided to bring some popular posts to your attention. The following are the 5 most frequently clicked-on posts on the subject of depression: 23 Reasons to … Continue reading

October 29, 2015
by Paul Tautges
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Nuggets of Wisdom [10/29/15]

Take Halloween Captive – Personally our family has never celebrated Halloween, but David Mathis argues for using the occasion for evangelism, “Halloween is not a threat. It’s an opportunity.” More Than Two-Thirds of Patients on Anti-Depressants Not Depressed – David … Continue reading

September 24, 2015
by Paul Tautges
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2 New Counseling Resources from RBP

One of the blessings of being a blogger is receiving review copies of new resources on discipleship, counseling, and Christian growth. Though I do not have time to read and review all of them, I like to inform you of … Continue reading

January 15, 2015
by Paul Tautges
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Spurgeon Gives Hope to Those Who Fight Through Depression

It has been long understood that Charles Spurgeon, the famed preacher at the Metropolitan Tabernacle in the 1800’s, wrestled against this darkness through much of his pastoral ministry. As a result, many of us who fight this same aspect of … Continue reading