Robin Williams

Robin Williams passed away yesterday from an apparent suicide attempt. Yes, I said it the s word. A word we often shy away from¬† when someone dies of a suicide words like selfish, coward, or weak are used to described the deceased. If someone dies from cancer they are of often described as brave, long-suffering … Continue reading Robin Williams

Mental Illness and the Church

This week's Baptist Standard featured an article about the church and mental illness.¬† For many their church is the first place they turn for help but when it comes to mental illness the church is often not able or willing to help. According to a study by Baylor University 30% of people who turned to … Continue reading Mental Illness and the Church