Show Notes:

As you may know, Carla struggles with both bipolar and borderline personality disorder and regularly wades through periods of depression.  In this episode she shares how she felt tired of fighting the same fight - and how God met her with 5 Biblical truths that encouraged her heart and strengthened her spirit.

Key Takeaways:

  • Carla opens by being vulnerable and sharing about her ongoing struggle with mental health.
  • She talks about partnering with God has equipped her to walk boldly in her purpose even in the process of the struggle. She gets even more personal about her exhaustion with dealing with her mental illness recently, and what the Lord told her - how He reminded her of her “battle truths” and how they encouraged her to keep fighting the good fight.

FIVE TRUTHS to cling to in the Good Fight

  1. We will never be separated from God’s love.
  2. We will reap the fruit of what we sow in faith.
  3. The Lord fights for us.
  4. The enemy will flee.
  5. We can have abundant life in God despite our struggles.
  • Carla highlights the life and struggles of Paul, and how He ran his race because he knew the promises of God in the hope of Jesus.
  • Carla shares how she knows the pain of her mental illness will come and go, but God is constant, and she is never alone.

Affirming Truth:

I have victory in the name of Jesus.

Scripture References:

- *Key Scripture: Isaiah 54:17

- Jeremiah 29:11

- Romans 8:35-39

- Galatians 6:9

- Deuteronomy 20:4

- James 4:7

- John 10:10

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