My Addiction

The disease of addiction can strike anyone.  Unfortunately, depression and drug or alcohol addiction often coexist.  Sometimes it's drug or alcohol use that leads to depression, either due to chemical effects or stresses and circumstances created by the drug or alcohol use.  Sometimes it's the opposite - depression leads one to abuse drugs or alcohol …

Worship Night

Last night our church (Highpoint Church in Memphis, TN) hosted a worship night.  It was a night of mostly music, but also guided prayers, Spirit-led revelations, and a few spontaneous baptisms.  So yeah, it was an awesome night. The guest speaker, Russ Parker, at one point invited the prayer team to be available at the …

I had a black dog, his name was depression

This video does a great job of explaining depression.  The first time I saw it (in a therapist's office) I completely broke down by the end, sobbing uncontrollably.  I realized, "I am that guy."  It's good to share with those who have never struggled with depression so they may have a better understanding of it. …