Recommended Reading for Anxiety

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Calm My Anxious HeartCalm My Anxious Heart
By Linda Dillow / Nav Press

Imagine what life would be like without worry. Women often worry quite a bit. We worry about our children, our friends, our careers, our families, our spouses - the list could go on. Yes, we want to be content and trust God with our worries, but it's often a struggle to let go and free ourselves from the burden of anxiety.

If you're tired of worrying about all the "what ifs" in your life and want to experience the calm and contentment promised in Scripture, Calm My Anxious Heart is what you've been looking for. Filled with encouragement and practical help for overcoming anxiety, this book includes a twelve-week Bible study to help you discover what the Bible says about contentment and ways to apply it to your daily life.

With Calm My Anxious Heart you will learn to let go of your anxiety and experience the contentment that comes from trusting God.

The Anxiety CureThe Anxiety Cure
By Archibald Hart / Thomas Nelson

We're designed for life at camel speed, but we're racing like cheetahs! No wonder anxiety attacks have become so prevalent. If you suffer from insomnia, panic attacks, worry, or stress, here's drug-free help! Hart's proven method reveals how to keep adrenaline arousal within bounds, use the brain's production of natural tranquilizers, and more. Paperback.

Anxious for NothingAnxious for Nothing: God's Cure for the Cares of Your Soul
By John MacArthur / Cook Communications

So many things to worry about and so little time to worry! As a Christian, you're not immune to the troubles of life, and when troubles come, you're urged to rise above them and experience "peace that passes understanding." But how, in day-to-day life, does that really happen? In Anxious for Nothing, John MacArthur directs you to the only true source of comfort and victory - Scripture. Complete with a Reader's Guide for personal reflection or group discussion, you'll learn to cast your cares on God, deal with difficult people, live without complaining, and be content. Previously published as Anxiety Attacked.

Peace: Overcoming Anxiety and ConflictPeace: Overcoming Anxiety and Conflict
By Jack Kuhatschek / Zondervan Corp.

How can you experience the "peace which transcends all understanding"? How can you guard your heart and mind from the stress of everyday life? This Fruit of the Spirit Bible study explores God's prescription for peace. It helps you discover how you can cope with anxiety, how you can feel safe in God's care, and how you can live at peace with others. The eight-volume Fruit of the Spirit Bible Studies series not only helps you discover what the Bible says about the vital traits that the Holy Spirit produces in believers, but also moves you beyond reflection and discussion to application. Designed for use in small groups or personal devotions, the interactive format will help you grow in your ability to reflect the character of Jesus.

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