The Gospel & Mental Health

Becoming a Non-Anxious Presence, Pt. 2

May 15, 2022 • Josh Loy • Jeremiah 17:7–8

In response to our most anxious moments, the spiritual disciplines of prayer, yielding, and scripture meditation can teach us practical peace.

Becoming a Non-Anxious Presence, Pt. 1

May 1, 2022 • Josh Loy • Mark 5:21–43

In the midst of a reactive-world, Jesus models how we might practice “a non-anxious presence.”

God of Comfort

May 8, 2022 • Erin Sanchez • 2 Corinthians 1:3–4

Even when we may endlessly pour into others, let's discover how God's true posture towards us brings true healing.

Depression, Anxiety & Hope

June 18, 2020 • Josh Loy

The difficulties of the COVID-19 quarantine in 2020 took a toll, especially on those of us dealing with anxiety and depression. Here, Licensed Mental Health Counselor and pastor Joshua Loy discusses anxiety and depression with compassion and care to help you learn to hear from God and practice hope in the midst of these struggles. Josh Loy is part of the Reach Staff. He received his Master of Arts in Counseling from Western Seminary in Portland, and received undergraduate degrees in Youth Ministry and Bible from Moody Bible Institute in Chicago. He's also the Director of Counseling Recovery and Chaplain at Eastside Academy, where he's counseled at-risk teens for 8+ years.

What Should I Do If I'm Depressed?

October 21, 2018 • Brian McCormack, Gerry Breshears • 1 Kings 19:1–18

Dr. Gerry Breshears helps us get practical, using the biblical example of Elijah to show us how to respond to depression and anxiety. Includes live Q&A immediately after the message.

Building a Framework

October 14, 2018 • Brian McCormack, Zach & Shelby Hendricks • Luke 22:39–44

We start our conversation on mental health by establishing a shared vocabulary, declaring shared convictions, and pointing to a shared hope.