Javascript Menu by Deluxe-Menu.com
Port Hueneme church of Christ


Depression

1 Samuel 1:1-7

by Mason French


  • Introduction
    • 1. Depression experienced by millions of people
    • 2. Bible heroes have suffered depression
  • I. CAUSE OF MOST DEPRESSION
    • A. Loss of Expectation
      • 1. Part of life (Ecclesiastes 9:11-12; James 5:10-11)
      • 2. Destroys desire
      • 3. Give up, no hope
  • II. TO FUNCTION MUST HAVE DESIRE AND EXPECTATION
    • A. Hope (Romans 8:24)
      • 1. Predicated on faith (Romans 10:17)
      • 2. Promises of God (Hebrews 11:13)
      • 3. Hope in Gospel (1 Peter 1:3-9)
      • 4. Everlasting hope (Romans 8:38-39)
  • III. EASIER SAID THAN DONE
    • A. Depends on Our Thinking (Philippians 4:8)
      • 1. Negative thought can ruin
      • 2. Don't try to control others
      • 3. Focus on now (Philippians 3:13-14)
    • B. What to Do (Ecclesiastes 9:10; Matthew 6:33)
    • C. You Can Know the Results (Romans 8:28)
  • Conclusion
church address