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/ 09.06.2017

New Light on Depression - David Biebal and Harold Koenig Written for those who suffer from depression and those who want to help - family members, pastors, friends - this book equips you with the knowledge and tools to move toward a life of joy once more. It covers the full range of concerns, including the use of antidepressants. With personal applications, questions for reflection, and...

/ 08.06.2017

Instruments in the Redeemers Hands - Paul David Tripp In many ways, the church today has more consumers than committed participants. We see church merely as an event we attend or an organization we belong to, rather than as a calling that shapes our entire life. Many of us would be relieved if God had placed our sanctification in the hands of trained professionals, but that...

/ 25.04.2017

Unmasking Male Depression - Archibald Hart Depression is a secret pain at the core of many men's lives, and one that goes largely undiagnosed and untreated. The consequences of not treating male depression are extremely serious. Dr. Archibald Hart explores the many forms of depression and gives tools for coping with and healing depression in men. Hart also examines the lives of Christian leaders who struggled with...

/ 25.04.2017

Trauma and Recovery - Judith Herman Trauma and Recovery brings a new level of understanding to a set of problems usually considered individually. Herman draws on her own cutting-edge research in domestic violence as well as on the vast literature of combat veterans and victims of political terror, to show the parallels between private terrors such as rape and public traumas such as terrorism. The book...

/ 24.04.2017

Don't sing songs to a heavy heart - Kenneth C. Haugk Don’t Sing Songs to a Heavy Heart provides a much-needed guide for giving people comfort in their times of need. Forged in the crucible of his own experiences of suffering, Kenneth C. Haugk shaped this book through research with over four thousand individuals who had also experienced suffering in their lives. Dr. Haugk listened to...

/ 11.03.2017

The Peacemaker - Ken Sande Jesus said, "Blessed are the peacemakers." But it often seems like conflict and disagreement are unavoidable. Serious, divisive conflict is everywhere-within families, in the church, and out in the world. And it can seem impossible to overcome its negative force in our lives.   In The Peacemaker, Ken Sande presents a comprehensive and practical theology for conflict resolution designed to bring about not...

/ 10.03.2017

Why do Christians shoot their Wounded? - Dwight L Carlson It's no sin to hurt. Thousands of Christians suffer real emotional pain--such as depression, anxiety, obsessiveness. Many other Christians, including prominent leaders, believe emotional problems are the result of sin or bad choices. These attitudes often only add to the suffering of those who hurt. In this book Dwight Carlson marshals recent scientific evidence that demonstrates many emotional problems...