I started taking Jim Otremba’s online classes in the spring of 2020.  It was in the middle of all the extra stress and glum emotions of the Covid-19 pandemic.  As an individual, I have always had some extra challenges in fighting off feelings of depression, and sometimes feelings of having little or no purpose. These are exacerbated by the insomnia I often struggle with.

One thing I especially appreciated about Jim’s classes was that he immediately hit the ground running with things I could actively do right away. I loved that there was “homework” – things to do – immediately, but that they were small, manageable alterations in my...

The classes were quite helpful. There have been many stressors in my first year of ministry (and marriage), but I’ve used much of what I learned through your classes to help. I found the advice and work to be helpful. The concrete practices that you suggest are simple and easy to do. Profundity and simplicity often go hand in hand, and the truthfulness and effectiveness of the content of your class proves this to be true. I pray that you continue to offer this course and resources. They are most helpful and necessary.