Tag: depression

Bearing Lasting Fruit

“You did not choose Me, but I chose you. I appointed you that you should go out and produce fruit and that your fruit should remain, so that whatever you ask the Father in My name, He will give you” (John 15:16). In the Spring through the Fall seasons, my husband and I enjoy spending our Saturday mornings […]

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Guest Post- The Connection Between Insomnia And Depression

Sarah from sleepydeep.com reached out to me a few weeks ago asking if she would be able to submit a guest blog post for emilyrosemassey.com regarding sleeping problems and depression. Since I have experiences with these issues and have shared a lot on my blog how insomnia and depression has affected my life, I was […]

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From Brokenness to Restoration

being confident of this very thing, that He who has begun a good work in you will complete it until the day of Jesus Christ (Philippians 1:6 NKJV). The work God has done in my heart can definitely be described as one big (de)construction project- from tearing down walls that were erected from what I […]

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7 Game-Changing Bible Verses for Depression- Guest Blog Post

I am thoroughly excited to introduce my readers to my first ever guest blogger on emilyrosemassey.com, Mary, from  Nature + Nurture! Mary reached out to me after she read my article DEVELOPING WELLNESS IN YOUR BODY, SOUL, AND SPIRIT on iBelieve.com and shared with me how our stories of struggling with mental and hormonal health were strikingly […]

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Find Rest, My Soul

I have observed, both in my own life and the lives of others, that if there has been a significant amount of damage done to the soul because of rejection from people, the person will often so many times try to overcompensate for their weakness by performing to gain the approval, love, or applause of […]

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Walking Through Postpartum Depression

Don’t be afraid, for I am with you. Do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you. I will help you. I will uphold you with my victorious right hand. (Isaiah 41:10 NLT) “Do you want to harm yourself or your baby?” “No.” “Okay. No Postpartum Depression then.” That was the […]

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Healing Touch: How God Used Co-Sleeping in My Recovery from PPD

“We are looking for a good, organic crib mattress for the baby. What brand do you use?” I asked a coworker with four children who was very knowledgeable in crunchy momma ways. “Oh, we don’t have a crib. We co-sleep.” I valued her opinion because I wanted to pursue as many natural alternatives (how God intended it […]

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