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Depression Gone?

It's been a long time since I've written here--primarily because of depression that has sucked away mental acuity and motivation.

This past Sunday, John Rademaker preached on healing prayer and then invited those who need healing to stand and for those not standing to pray for those who were.  I was one who stood and three people came to pray for me.  I told them that I had been depressed most of my adult life and that during the previous two weeks my depression had taken a nosedive.  So they prayed.

One of them started sharing a picture part way through the praying and while I can't remember exactly what he shared (wish I had recorded the praying), I remember the picture God gave me as he shared: a long, blue, silk scarf being pulled out of me--pulled out hand-over-fist and with great strength because there was so much of it.  I had a sense that this was God pulling the depression out of me but I tend to be a skeptic about miraculous prayer so I said nothing.
Depression expr…