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Thursday is for Thinkers: How to Love a Loved One with Mental Illness | The Exchange | A Blog by Ed Stetzer

Heather Palacios and her husband Raul share about mental illness in their marriage and how Raul has loved Heather faithfully throughout their marriage. | Ed Stetzer The following is a guest post by Heather (and Raul) Palacios. Heather has stopped … Continue reading

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What would Jesus say to someone like Leelah Alcorn? | ERLC.COM

On December 28, 2014, a 17-year-old high school student apparently committed suicide after a difficult journey with confusion over gender identity. In his suicide note, Josh Alcorn said that since he was four years old he felt like “a girl … Continue reading

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Kay Warren: Stop Sending Cheery Christmas Cards | Christianity Today

When you don’t mention our son’s tragic death, it only hurts more. Kay Warren/ December 10, 2014 Christmas 2013 was our family’s first without our son Matthew. I could barely breathe. I stayed away from the grocery store and the … Continue reading

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Should We Die with Dignity? | Woven Words and Thoughts

There is much talk in this modern age of medicine about what to do with terminally ill patients. If you know you are going to die and it’s not going to be a pleasant death, is it ok to take … Continue reading

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As churches grapple with mental illness, ministers open up | Baptist News Global

For congregations to adopt a different attitude toward mental health, some clergy say they’ll have to be transparent about their own struggles. By Jeff Brumley Robin Williams’ suicide in August sparked a wave of articles on mental health issues, including … Continue reading

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