The verse for this week’s “Christian Verses” podcast is Psalm 42:5, and the discussion centers around the topic of depression. Millions of people suffer from depression. This past week alone two famous people — fashion designer Kate Spade and chef/author/television host Anthony Bordain — committed suicide. And would it surprise you to learn that an alarmingly high percentage of Christians struggle with depression?
Malcolm and I don’t claim to have all the answers concerning this sobering topic, but our discussion features many of the relevant issues and keeps the topic rooted in scripture. So we trust that it will be a blessing and help to those who listen. Even if you, yourself, don’t struggle with depression, you might know someone who does. And if you are one who does struggle with it, you can take heart in the fact that even a man as great and as godly as David faced bouts with it. Here’s the link: