Hope For Climbing The Bipolar Mountain

Bipolar is like a mountain  when don’t have energy for climbing.

Memories of special times are blocked. When family talks about previous trips and events we may […]

By | 2018-10-30T01:38:13+00:00 October 30th, 2018|Categories: Fresh Hope Blog, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |

Using Your Personality Strengths To Help Manage Your Bipolar

“We have different gifts, according to the grace given to each of us.” Romans 12:6

We are all born with natural inclinations toward certain personality characteristics. Temperament […]

By | 2018-09-03T01:49:02+00:00 September 3rd, 2018|Categories: Fresh Hope Blog, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

How To Manage Shame When You Are Depressed

As a pastor when I talk about my bipolar I feel shame.

Yes, I know I shouldn’t. Bipolar is a disease. Stuff happens and bipolar happens to […]

New Year: A Time To Review And Time To Celebrate When You Are Bipolar

“As the old year retires and a new one is born, we commit into the hands of our Creator the happenings of the past year and ask for […]

By | 2017-12-30T17:48:50+00:00 January 1st, 2018|Categories: Fresh Hope Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

Christmas Lessons When We Are Depressed At Christmas

Good News…you don’t have to have a perfect Christmas. Christmas lights burn out. Your cat attacks the tree. The turkey doesn’t thaw in time or you forget to […]

Bi-Polar? Life Hacks For The Holidays

As a child every Thanksgiving-Christmas holiday I would become sick.

Don’t misunderstand. Mine was a “Leave It To Beaver” childhood. It was an idyllic 1950’s childhood where […]

By | 2017-11-15T16:52:12+00:00 November 20th, 2017|Categories: Fresh Hope Blog|Tags: , , , , , |