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Depression: What we can learn from St. Paul

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“We are troubled on every side, yet not distressed; we are perplexed, but not in despair… “  2 Cor. 4:8

Many Americans struggle with depression.  Statistics show that depression affects more than 16 million people in a given year, and almost 10% of doctor office visits are due to depression.  In the US, suicide is the tenth leading cause of death, and The World Health Organization has forecasted that depression will be the number one cause of disease by 2020.   Continue reading