Lent 2022: Week 2 – Mental Health

According to How common are mental health problems? – Mind 1 in 4 people will experience a mental health problem of some kind each year in England and 1 in 6 people report experiencing a common mental health problem (like anxiety and depression) in any given week.


Points to consider: 

How are people’s responses affected by stigma? What are the theological implications of this?

How can we make sense of healing/not being healed? What is the role of the Holy Spirit?


Useful Links: 

Mental health chaplaincy (methodist.org.uk)

MHAW21_TOP_TIPS_ENGLAND.indd (mentalhealth.org.uk)

Tips for everyday living – Mind