Any time suicide is in the news, we're filled with a sense of loss. We mourn the loss of what might have been, and we grieve the loss of gifts and talents. Whether it's a celebrity or someone closer to home, suicide is always a tragedy.
With depression and suicide in the news again in the wake of Robin Williams' death, let's take time to learn more about mental illness. Mental illness is far more prevalent than many realize: one in four adults struggle each year. Learn more about the very real struggle and how you can help fellow believers.
ChristianBibleStudies.com offers several articles and Bible studies to help you learn more about these important topics. Use these resources on your own, or, better yet, with a group of fellow believers.
Taking a theologically sound approach to the tragedy of suicide.
Praying for, identifying with, and finding purpose for those who are depressed.
The church plays a crucial role in healing for the depressed.
How to help those suffering
How can we help our young people find ways out of their despair?
Discover how the church can—and must—help those who are struggling.