How do you counsel a depressed person who is an unbeliever? This article explains that there really is no substitute for God. The best way to help someone who has been disappointed by this world is to reveal the hope that is before us in Christ.
This article speaks directly to the depressed person, and speaks openly about depression. The author gives a picture of the mental, emotional, physical, and spiritual dimensions of depression, and then moves into biblical principles and strategies for change. Though a relatively short piece on the subject, the author capably handles some of its complexities, and leaves the reader with the encouragement to persevere in hope through the cross of Christ.