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How do you spend time with God with ADHD?
Find a quiet, secluded place for prayer time. If you can’t get to a physical church building every time you want to pray, try designating a quiet spot in your house as your prayer spot. Be sure to avoid making you prayer spot the same spot where you do work or sleep.
Does having ADHD make you special?
These may include hyperfocus, resilience, creativity, conversational skills, spontaneity, and abundant energy. Many people view these benefits as “superpowers” because those with ADHD can hone them to their advantage. People with ADHD have a unique perspective that others may find interesting and valuable.
What ADD feels like?
To the person with ADD it feels as if everything is happening all at once. This creates a sense of inner turmoil or even panic. The individual loses perspective and the ability to prioritize. He or she is always on the go, trying to keep the world from caving in on top.
What are the characteristics of ADHD ADD?
ADHD, also called attention-deficit disorder, is a behavior disorder, usually first diagnosed in childhood, that is characterized by inattention, impulsivity, and, in some cases, hyperactivity. These symptoms usually occur together; however, one may occur without the other(s).
Is add a disability?
Under both the ADA and another law known as the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, ADHD is considered a disability in the United States, but with strict stipulations. For instance, ADHD is considered a protected disability if it is severe and interferes with a person’s ability to work or participate in the public sector.
Is add or ADHD a spiritual problem?
If one believes that ADD or ADHD is a spiritual problem, you can’t ignore the spiritual aspects of ADHD, i.e., repentance, faith, and obedience. Also, if you ignore the physical or cerebral related strengths and weaknesses, the child will become frustrated due to your unrealistic expectations.
What does the Bible say about ADHD/ADD/ADHD?
Certainly, those who suffer from ADD or ADHD should seek the advice of a medical professional experienced in managing ADD/ADHD. And parents, pastors, and all who work with children and adults with ADD or ADHD should also utilize the Word of God, which is profitable for teaching, reproving, correcting, and instructing ( 2 Timothy 3:16 ).
How can we equip individuals with ADD/ADHD to live godly lives?
By embracing the special place those with ADD and ADHD hold in the Body of Christ, we can tap into the gifts they have to offer. Equipping individuals with ADD and ADHD to live godly lives involves many factors. Certainly, those who suffer from ADD or ADHD should seek the advice of a medical professional experienced in managing ADD/ADHD.
What is the role of the church in dealing with ADHD/ADD?
It is the role of parents and the church to help redirect the attention and energy of individuals with ADD and ADHD. Discipling individuals with ADD or ADHD can involve the following actions: 1) Helping the individual develop a servant’s heart.