Emotional Healing

Emotions are God-given spontaneous responses to events a person perceives an event in a particular way and emotion is aroused it leads to one of the least three responses the emotion is allowed to escalate so that it becomes distractive to yourself or others it’s validity is denied or it is directed in a manner appropriate and healthy for the situation emotions themselves are neither good nor bad the problem lies in th The thoughts that produce emotions and in behaviors resulting from emotions. Because they are spontaneous emotions do not last for an extended period and less they are nurtured by the mind and will emotions are a caution light reminding us to re-examine what we are thinking the book of Ephesians deals quickly with anger when wedded with hurt and shame can develop into bitterness and provide fertile ground for further Temptation Ephesians 426, 27, 31 77:1-6When a person is shamed for having an emotional response such as fear or anger her tendency is to protect herself by blocking these emotions from conscious awareness she being bound by shame is unable to express the emotion in appropriate healthy ways since emotions are interconnected denying painful emotions also necessitates burying pleasant ones and the result is often emotional numbness in the Bible scripture challenges you and me to identify our emotions Psalms 13:1-3 771-6 and to learn how to channel them into positive behaviors as painful memories surface you can bring them to God for healing and restoration allowing him to remove the shame that has been linked to those memories .

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