Micole Amalu is the founder and main content creator for the Face of Mercy, a mental health advocacy organization for the Catholic Church. The call to found The Face of Mercy comes out of her own experiences with anxiety and depression as a Catholic, as well as walking with countless young women and fellow missionaries in her time with FOCUS (2014-2017). The goal of this mission is to equip the Church to better reflect the Father's mercy to those struggling with mental illness.
Wholeness & Holiness: What we can learn from saints with mental illness
The saints can serve as role models for us in how to live with mental illness. From their lives we can see that our mental illness is not the whole story, learn how to bear this cross well, and discover how to find our place in the Body of Christ.