The Struggle with Depression
We are hard pressed on every side, but not crushed;
perplexed, but not in despair;
persecuted, but not abandoned;
struck down, but not destroyed.
~ 2 Corinthians 4:8-9
September is national suicide awareness month, and this is suicide prevention week.
We are joining the cause and addressing the reality that teenage suicide rates are nearly twice the national average in our community.
For those in the darkness of depression and contemplating suicide there is hope. You can call the National Suicide Prevention Hotline:
Locally you can call Colorado Crisis:
If you know someone contemplating suicide,
you can call Safe-2-Tell: