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Offline TristanCross

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P.O.'d a lot
« on: August 21, 2011, 01:27:05 AM »
My anger is coming back at an all time high. I'm also still very depressed (that sure never goes away).

Please pray that God can lighten my burden before I lighten it for myself...

Though, I fear hell too much to do that...
"Let the mouth also fast from disgraceful speeches and railings. For what does it profit if we abstain from fish and fowl and yet bite and devour our brothers and sisters? The evil speaker eats the flesh of his brother and bites the body of his neighbor. "
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Re: P.O.'d a lot
« Reply #1 on: August 21, 2011, 02:55:09 AM »
Lord have mercy, Tristan.
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Re: P.O.'d a lot
« Reply #2 on: August 21, 2011, 04:05:17 AM »
May God help and guide you!

You know, there is absolutely no shame at all about seeking mental help, I've done it in the past.  When I get really angry, I find that most times it helps to just talk the situation out with someone else.

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Re: P.O.'d a lot
« Reply #3 on: August 21, 2011, 06:37:38 AM »
I agree.

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Re: P.O.'d a lot
« Reply #4 on: August 21, 2011, 08:49:41 AM »
Please seek professional help. There's no shame in it whatsoever.

Lord have mercy!

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Re: P.O.'d a lot
« Reply #5 on: August 21, 2011, 09:44:37 AM »
Lord, have mercy.

Agreed.

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Re: P.O.'d a lot
« Reply #6 on: August 22, 2011, 05:33:41 PM »
I have started reading "Our Thoughts Determine Our Lives: The Life & Teachings Of Elder Thaddeus" and thought that the book could interest you.

Discussed briefly here:
http://www.orthodoxchristianity.net/forum/index.php/topic,36696.0.html

Counseling is very helpful and recommended, but ultimately we must take control of our thoughts.

"Those who chase after happiness only find unhappiness." - me.

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Re: P.O.'d a lot
« Reply #7 on: August 23, 2011, 07:17:27 AM »
Lord have mercy!
quickly find a spiritual father/mother, where you will not be judged confession fasting and communing frequently along with seeking professional help as the others have said.May the Lord lighten your burden, May the Mother of Light  come to your aide and cast away the darkness from you. Amen!
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Re: P.O.'d a lot
« Reply #8 on: August 23, 2011, 07:20:04 AM »
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Re: P.O.'d a lot
« Reply #9 on: August 23, 2011, 10:22:27 PM »
Lord have mercy.
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