If you take medication for depression are you not relying on God? Watch this helpful video by John Piper that clearly answers this tough question for Christians.
Related Bible Verses
1 Peter 5:7 “Casting all your anxieties on him, because zhe cares for you.”
John 4:14 “But kwhoever drinks of the water that I will give him lwill never be thirsty again.The water that I will give him will become min him a spring of water welling up to eternal life.”
Matthew 9:22 “Jesus turned, and seeing her he said, “Take heart, daughter; your faith has made you well.” And instantly the woman was made well.”
Philippians 4:4–9 “Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, rejoice. Let your reasonableness be known to everyone. The Lord is at hand; do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication twith thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is commendable, if there is any excellence, if there is anything worthy of praise, think about these things. What you have learned and received and heard and seen in me—practice these things, and the God of peace will be with you.”
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