Suicide is profoundly tragic. What depth of unbearable pain and hopelessness suicidal people experience. And when a Christian commits or contemplates suicide, it is both tragic and confusing.
Jeffrey Black tells us that the intention to commit suicide is a crisis--a sinful act born out of pain and sorrow. Though promised new life in Christ and a living hope, some believers don't keep their eyes focused on these truths. God has the power to help.
Here we learn the signs of suicide and guidelines for intervening when someone appears suicidal.
There are 26 other helpful booklets in the Resources for Changing Lives series.
It is so shameful the way that "suicide" victims are always viewed as crazy or drug seeking behaviors. Opposed to writing a story about someone in pain and their struggle, our society loves to point out people's flaws and struggle but never offer suggestions to help