Trials of Paul

My Youth Ministry course had a guest speaker. Rev. Gary Nelson, a pastor, Christian Counselor and author sat at the front of the class. His goal: To give us an understanding of depression in order to prepare us for the common challenge facing us while working with youth.

The man began to share with us the experience of living with his son during his fierce battle with depression. I became paralyzed with an overwhelming mixture of fear and confusion. Except for a few mentions of his son’s name, and a few things here and there… He was describing… Me.

Read the post in its entirety!  Visit A Relentless Hope | Trials of Paul.