How One Pastor Uses Faith to Fight Depression

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Jon Purkey is a pastor at Nexus Church in Kansas City, Mo. Purkey said he has a heart for people who battle depression because he fights it too and understands what people go through.

On Friday's morning show, Purkey shared his struggle and explains how he uses faith to help him overcome depression. One of his strong beliefs is that by sharing the enormous amount of love God has people, the tendency to self-condemn is diminished.

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