Our emotions function as indicators of our souls, pointing to our personal pain, inner conflicts, beliefs about God and much more. We need to listen to our souls as part of our healing and personal transformation. This is in stark contrast to psychiatric medication that typically numbs the soul, prevents lasting healing and undermines spiritual growth.
What do we really need for our personal healing and transformation? More psychological technique? More psychiatric medication? Or love and compassion through a genuine healing presence? Could love deficits with a myriad of symptoms and disorder be the deepest “cry of the soul?”
Psychiatry claims that mental illness has a genetic basis. Schizophrenia is often cited as the best example of “behavioural genetics”. There are at least ten reasons why this is not possible. Yet this belief continues in the mental health profession as if it were fact and hence is actually a modern myth.
Kirsten, a professional therapist, was suffering from atypical migraines and fibromyalgia. She shares her story how healing prayer in the Presence of Christ brought deep and lasting healing that medicine and therapy could not realize.
A “divine wake-up call” in Cairo, avoiding an accident with a semi-trailer, and more, has helped me to know God as Father. This is all part of our spiritual wholeness and at times comes up in healing prayer sessions.