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Guest Post: Alison Strobel – Bi-Polar Disorder and Christianity

By Alison Strobel

“Just because you didn’t want to turn out like your mom, and you did anyway, doesn’t mean there’s not a God. It just means that there’s a reason for you to be who you are.”  -Composing Amelia, pg.288

For those of you who haven’t poked around the site yet, there’s an article at the bottom of the Composing Amelia page that talks about how Christians should and shouldn’t respond to a person who has bipolar disorder (or any mental illness, for that matter.) But I wanted to use today’s post to talk a little more about bipolar specifically, and offer some encouragement to those of you who either suffer from it yourselves or who know someone who does. - Read More