Pastor Ian Sweeney: Morning Sermon – When all Hope is Gone (SERMON ARCHIVE)There is hope when times are the darkest. There is hope for the depressed, the suicidal, those who have experienced loss, disappointment, etc. Check out the video.#Hope
Loma Linda Health Library (ARCHIVE):Please review the warning signs of suicide in this archive. Again, if you know someone that is manifesting these signs, please seek assistance immediately. http://healthlibrary.lomalindahealth.org/Search/6,738792#Suicide
Loma Linda Health Library (ARCHIVE):Here is a tough question to ponder. Are you aware of your children’s, grandchildren’s, and other siblings’ thoughts about suicide? Think about it. See the article.#Kids #Suicide
Ministry Magazine (ARCHIVE): The Pastor and the Depressed Parishioner.This article stresses a critical aspect of ministry that might be overlooked: being on the alert for possible suicide among depressed parishioners and be prepared to take emergency action if necessary.#Depression # Parishioner #Suicide
Ministry Magazine (ARCHIVE): Suicide Affects Us All.Indeed, “suicide affects us all”, including clergy. And even some clergy are using firearms in suicide attempts. As the article points out, consider asking tough questions. #Pastor #Suicide
Loma Linda Health Library:Depression can contribute to suicide. Please take this assessment or have someone whom you think is depressed to take this assessment. Please get help for yourself or someone who is depressed.#Assessment #Depression #Suicide
As we wrap up our emphasis on joy and related topics, we move into a most serious and pervasive topic: suicide. According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month: September 10 is designated as World Suicide Prevention Day by the International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP). Therefore, for the month of September, posts will be addressing suicide and related topics, including hope. If you or you know someone who is suicidal or is contemplating suicide, PLEASE GET HELP. IMMEDIATELY.
1 And he shewed me a pure river of water of life, clear as crystal, proceeding out of the throne of God and of the Lamb. 2 In the midst of the street of it, and on either side of the river, was there the tree of life, which bare twelve manner of fruits, and yielded her fruit every month: and the leaves of the tree were for the healing of the nations. 3 And there shall be no more curse: but the throne of God and of the Lamb shall be in it; and his servants shall serve him: 4 And they shall see his face; and his name shall be in their …..
1 And I saw a new heaven and a new earth: for the first heaven and the first earth were passed away; and there was no more sea. 2 And I John saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down from God out of heaven, prepared as a bride adorned for her husband. 3 And I heard a great voice out of heaven saying, Behold, the tabernacle of God is with men, and he will dwell with them, and they shall be his people, and God himself shall be with them, and be their God. 4 And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither …..