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Amy Simpson is the award-winning author of Troubled Minds: Mental Illness and the Church's Mission and Anxious: Choosing Faith in a World of Worry. She is a certified personal and professional coach for clients throughout the United States and enjoys coming alongside people to help them own their purpose, step forward, and live in truth. She also serves as senior editor of Leadership Journal and a frequent speaker for various events. She is marr...
Weighed down by worry
Many people in our culture today are weighed down by worry. Excessive worry is unhealthy, but according to Amy Simpson one of the most troubling aspects of anxiety is that it’s self-centered. “If I’m worried about something, chances are I’m really self-focused. I’m focused on how I’m going to make myself feel better.” Sometimes, we might even think we are selflessly worried about others, when we really aren’t. “Maybe I...
Dealing with mental illness
Statistics suggest one in four people suffer from some form of mental illness. Yet many of our family, friends, and fellow church members suffer in silence while we don’t know what to say or do. We’ll find helpful insight from Amy Simpson as she shares from her personal experience and from her book Troubled Minds: Mental Illness and the Church's Mission. Highlight – Dealing with mental illness Dealing with Mental Illness...