Marja Bergen

author, mental health activist, follower of Christ

Category: Day by Day (page 2 of 22)

Fishermen in the Greek islands

You may have noticed, I’m starting to run out of words. But I have thousands of photos I’d like to share. I hope you’re OK with that. At the age I’ve now reached, I would really like to share some of my pictures–perhaps including a story or two. My husband and I traveled to the […]

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If we were given a chance

  It’s not often that a person with serious mental health problems gets the chance to make something big happen, like the Living Room faith-based support groups I started in 2006. Many individuals came into my life uplifting me in my faith and courage. When I look back at my 55 years with bipolar disorder, […]

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Have you ever felt like this?

“‘The LORD is my portion,’ says my soul, ‘therefore I hope in Him!’” Lamentations 3:24

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When you don’t feel like doing anything

All of us who have had bouts of depression know what it’s like to have a hard time doing anything. Sitting around like a blob makes you feel worse than ever. More than a few of us are fighting such a battle today. In 1999 my book, Riding the Roller Coaster: Living with Mood Disorders […]

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Don’t forget to look

AMARYLLIS Flower of the Season Are you growing one too? Don’t forget to look up close.    

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Looking ahead

  Dear readers, I need to tell you that there will probably be some changes in the material I send you, although—depending on where God takes me–maybe not. I’ve learned that God never lets you know where he’s taking you, it’s always a surprise. That’s the fun part of being a believer and a follower. […]

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If we were given a chance

Something extra-special   It’s not often that a person with serious mental health problems gets the chance to make something big happen. Something like the Living Room faith-based support groups I started in 2006. Many individuals came into my life uplifting me in my faith and courage. When I look back at my 55 years […]

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Sunshine

   

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Our God is good – always

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God’s gifts for you

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