Marja Bergen

author, mental health advocate, follower of Christ

Tag: borderline personality disorder

Borderline personality disorder and the church

A PLEA TO THE CHURCH Where do you go when you have an illness that medical professionals and counselors don’t want to deal with – treated like an untouchable in a modern world? Have you ever thought what that would feel like? It’s happening all the time to people with BPD. In their book Beyond […]


The voices of today’s outcasts

More than anything, people with mental health challenges need to have support from those who will listen to them and learn what their life is like. This is especially true for those living with borderline personality disorder (BPD). As a mental illness it’s probably the most stigmatized of all, causing 10% to die by suicide. […]


Part 1 – BPD and the church – God and our personalities

AN IMPORTANT EDIT – PLEASE READ: June 2, 2024: Please check this post, written in 2022. It will show how I was misdiagnosed. You will have to keep that in mind, as you read this.   Is there any encouragement from belonging to Christ? Any comfort from his love? Any fellowship together in the […]


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