15 Celebrities in 2014 committed suicide, 15!!
Did you know?
Every 15 minutes someone takes their life which means someone’s mom, dad, sister, brother loses a friend, husband, etc.
How can suicide be avoided?
Ask for help.
Don’t allow your situation to make you feel trapped.
By yourself you’re unprotected.
With a friend you can face the worst.
Can you round up a third?
A three-stranded rope isn’t easily snapped.
(Ecclesiastes 4:12 MSG)
Don’t allow shame.
In the Lord, you can trust and seek refuge.
He will not put you to shame or disappoint you;
He can deliver you in His righteousness.
(Psalm 31:1 AMPC)
You matter to God.
God is our Refuge and Strength, a very present and well-proved help in trouble. (Psalm 46:1 AMPC)
I encourage you today to pray for your family, fiends, leaders, etc.
You matter, You matter, You are not a mistake.
The ABC’s of Recognizing Depression The ABC’s of Fighting Depression
Avoidance of human contact,physical activity, Awareness of where you are. Avoid isolation.
Beating yourself up, feeling victimized, Boldness to ask for help. Be intentional about changing your life.
Comparison, competition Connection. Celebrate your accomplishments.
National Suicide Prevention Hotline
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