Trustpilot
MENU
Compare Selected 0

Depressive Illness: The Curse of the Strong: Helping Christians Cope with Mental Health Problems [9780281079384]

(No reviews yet) Write a Review

The last 10 years have seen an upturn in the number of people reporting difficulties with emotional and mental health issues, particularly anxiety and depression. And, it is often the strongest who struggle under the weight of all they have nobly tried to shoulder. Turn to the Bible, and this truth is played out in the lives of some of its greatest characters. King David led a nation - yet wrote some of the Bible's bleakest laments. Elijah worked outlandish public miracles - and later pleaded God to take his life. Dedicated, hardworking mother and woman of God Naomi acknowledged that she had become characterised by bitterness. And lifelong God follower Job found himself longing for a death that would not come. This book affirms that depressive illness can strike anyone - not least the capable, busy people with the `can-do' attitude of the title. This special bespoke edition for the Christian market takes a destigmatising, thoroughly informed approach to depression, with a foreword by Will Van Der Hart, whose own experience of ill mental health led to him founding Mind & Soul, the leading Christian mental health organisation.


AUTHOR: Dr Tim Cantopher worked for several years as consultant psychiatrist at The Priory Hospitals, London. He now lives in America. Dr Cantopher is Sheldon's best-selling author and features regularly in the Jeremy Vine show on his visits to the UK. Dr Cantopher is a Christian.

more
less
Free UK Delivery
rrp: £9.99
£8.57
(You save £1.42 )
Availability:
Delivery Usually In 6-15 Working Days
Add to Wish List
SKU:
9780281079384
UPC:
9780281079384
Availability:
Delivery Usually In 6-15 Working Days
Author:
Tim Cantopher
Publisher:
SPCK Publishing
Publication:
15-Mar-2018
Format:
Paperback
Pages:
128
Demolishing Strongholds: Effective Strategies for Spiritual Warfare cover photo

Demolishing Strongholds: Effective Strategies for Spiritual Warfare [9781860248016]

A revised and updated edition of David Devenish's clear biblical teaching on spiritual warfare. SUMMARY: David Devenish shares insights drawn from ma…

rrp: £9.99
£9.39
Add to Cart
Delivery Usually In 6-15 Working Days
Dethroning Mammon: Making Money Serve Grace: The Archbishop of Canterbury's Lent Book: 2017 cover photo

Dethroning Mammon: Making Money Serve Grace: The Archbishop of Canterbury's Lent Book: 2017 [9781472929778]

In his first full-length book Justin Welby looks at the subject of money and materialism. Designed for study in the weeks of Lent leading up to Easter…

rrp: £9.99
£6.99
Add to Cart
Delivery usually in 2-6 working days.
Deeds of Darkness cover photo

Deeds of Darkness [9781782642459]

The Chronicles of Hugh de Singleton, Surgeon Book 10 When Bampton's coroner, Hubert Shillside, does not return from a trip to Oxford, Master Hugh de…

rrp: £7.99
£6.92
Add to Cart
Delivery Usually In 6-15 Working Days
Beating Insomnia cover photo

Beating Insomnia [9781847092588]

1 in 3 people have had insomnia. It’s been linked to anxiety, depression, loss of productivity, high blood pressure, heart disease, and diabetes…

rrp: £8.99
£5.99
Add to Cart
Delivery usually in 2-6 working days.
Diary of a Disciple cover photo

Diary of a Disciple [9781785064708]

Dr Luke has a story to tell. It's a super incredible, massively, mind-boggling totally AMAZING, absolutely awesome, epically HUGE story. Luke wrote do…

rrp: £9.99
£8.24
Add to Cart
Delivery usually in 2-6 working days.
Everything Happens For A Reason And Other Lies I've Loved [9780281079285]

Everything Happens For A Reason And Other Lies I've Loved [9780281079285]

Thirty-five year-old Kate Bowler, a professor at the school of divinity at Duke, had finally had a baby with her childhood sweetheart when she began t…

rrp: £14.99
£11.66
Add to Cart
Delivery Usually In 6-15 Working Days
Paul: A Biography cover photo

Paul: A Biography [9780281078752]

This compelling reconstruction of the life and thought of St Paul paints a vivid picture of the Roman world in which he preached his revolutionary mes…

rrp: £19.99
£14.21
Add to Cart
Delivery usually in 2-6 working days.
Dirty Glory: Go Where Your Best Prayers Take You (Red Moon Chronicles #2) [9781473631717]

Dirty Glory: Go Where Your Best Prayers Take You (Red Moon Chronicles #2) [9781473631717]

Foreword by Bear Grylls. Following on from the success of Red Moon Rising, which tells the story of the first five years of the 24-7 prayer movement, …

rrp: £10.99
£10.33
Add to Cart
Delivery Usually In 6-15 Working Days
Say it to God: In Search of Prayer: The Archbishop of Canterbury's Lent Book 2018 cover photo

Say it to God: In Search of Prayer: The Archbishop of Canterbury's Lent Book 2018 [9781472941756]

In Say it to God Luigi Gioia provides a welcome encouragement to all those who feel the need to freshen their practice of prayer. For Gioia, prayer is…

rrp: £9.99
£6.99
Add to Cart
Delivery usually in 2-6 working days.
Death, Ritual and Belief: The Rhetoric of Funerary Rites cover photo

Death, Ritual and Belief: The Rhetoric of Funerary Rites [9781474250955]

Death, Ritual and Belief, now in its third edition, explores many important issues related to death and dying, from a religious studies perspective, i…

rrp: £25.99
£23.07
Add to Cart
Delivery Usually In 6-15 Working Days

There are no products listed under this category.