Posts tagged depression
For the Girl with the Mental Illness

“You just need to trust God more. This is something that can be resolved with prayer.” I’ve lost count of the times I have been told this or something along those lines. I’ve been told to be a better Christian, have more faith, change my lifestyle, exercise more, drink more water. And I know you have, too. Being a woman of faith while dealing with a mental illness is beyond frustrating.

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How to Deal with Comparison

I have a very bad habit of comparing myself with others. I always have. The worst part is that it’s over the little things, like someone’s appearance, or how loud/quiet that particular person is. My thought process usually goes something like this “well, look at everything she has. It’s probably because she’s so _____, and I’m not.” I use that blank to represent the different ways you could compare yourself to others.

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