A Christian Understanding of Suicide with Dr. Samuel Stephens
We've got a long episode on a critical topic for Ep. 82 - Suicide: how Christians should understand the topic, how we can faithfully care for those tempted by suicide, and the need for more clarity from Christians on this subject. Segment 1: An interview with Dr. Samuel Stephens, Assistant Professor of Biblical Counseling at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary Resources mentioned: - The Association of Certified Biblical Counselors Website (full of resources, including finding a faithful counselor in your area) - Ed Welch - Side by Side: Walking with Others in Wisdom and Love - Timothy S. Lane & Paul David Tripp - How People Change Segment 2: Review the 2006 documentary The Bridge (IMB Description: "Filmmakers use hidden cameras to capture the various suicide attempts at the Golden Gate Bridge - the world's most popular suicide destination. Interviews with the victims' loved ones describe their lives and mental health.") -------- Drop by the new PCCDPod.com and let us know what you think!