By Robert W. Griggs
"A profound and interesting account of the author's trip again from a crushing melancholy with assistance from interplay with different sufferers, the honesty of numerous psalms, the insights of ingenious motion pictures, and the artistic principles of innovative theologians."
--Ian G. Barbour, writer of When technology Meets Religion
"It is striking that the Psalms are moveable from historical context to modern context. Robert Griggs has deftly transported them into his personal tale of melancholy, suffering, and restoration of overall healthiness, lifestyles, and religion. This e-book deals sincere, brave testimony, the telling of a lifestyles that may inspire others to inform their lives with fact and reside in hope."
--Walter Brueggemann, writer of Praying the Psalms
"The name of this gracefully written and infrequently humorous memoir by way of a Minnesota pastor is a word from Psalm 102:6 the writer makes use of in an effort to describe his descent into depression...For fogeys suffering from melancholy, even people who find themselves non-believers, Griggs convey wish. The Psalms that helped him in his restoration remind us that human feelings are not any varied now from what they have been a few thousand years ago."
--Mary Ann Grossmann, e-book overview within the St. Paul Pioneer Press
Robert Griggs is an ordained minister within the United Church of Christ and has served church buildings in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Minnesota. He holds graduate levels from Harvard Divinity tuition, the college of Minnesota, and Andover Newton Theological School.
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