arts & creativity, mental health & wellness

Therapeutic Writing

As I said in "Back in the Blogosphere," I need to write. The process and result of writing are helpful -- therapeutic even.I've experienced this phenomenon throughout life while studying creative and expository writing, as well helping teach it to adolescents for a couple summers. I've experienced it recently while blogging. And, recently I got… Continue reading Therapeutic Writing

community, mental health & wellness, Scripture, theological

Galatians 6 on Compassion (With Contributions From Health Psychology and Bono)

"Carry each other's burdens and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ....Each one should test their own actions. Then they can take pride in themselves alone, without comparing themselves to someone else, for each one should carry his own load." ~ Galatians 6:2-5I've often found it contradictory for Paul to suggest that… Continue reading Galatians 6 on Compassion (With Contributions From Health Psychology and Bono)