Compassion not Condemnation #WSPD17

Compassion not Condemnation #WSPD17

Tweet I wonder where you’d go if you were struggling with thoughts of suicide? The pub perhaps, somewhere you can be anonymous and drown your sorrows? A doctor? The church might not rank highly as a place that would offer hope and comfort. You might think of stories...
Tragedy #WSPD17

Tragedy #WSPD17

Tweet “Suicide isn’t a blot on anyone’s name, it’s a tragedy.” Kay Redfield Jamieson When we look at the Bible, I think we see suicide portrayed as a tragedy. Far from how it was meant to be, suicide is an abrupt end to life and the hope...
Speak of Suicide #WSPD17

Speak of Suicide #WSPD17

Tweet I had my first suicidal thought when I was 5. I remember it with startling clarity, over twenty years later. I felt left out of a game, sad and a little unwanted. And then this thought flashed through my mind: “I want to die… But hang on, it’s nearly half term,...