Pastors, Pastors’ Wives, Depression, and Suicide

When our pastors and their wives are struggling emotionally, it will eventually bring great harm to the church. The church simply must be more intentional about pastoring those who pastor them.

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“Ten Challenges of Being a Pastor’s Wife”

Yesterday (August 18, 2020), the body of a woman was found whose vehicle and identification matches that of Marilane Carter. In a Fox News article entitled “Missing Kansas mom Marilane Carter’s body likely found, as officials work to positively ID remains”, we are told that “Carter’s family was ‘dealing with grief and the loss of […]

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On understanding depression and suicidal thoughts

I was unimaginably brokenhearted as I heard a few days ago that Matthew Warren, the 27 year old son of pastor Rick Warren, had taken his life. An autopsy revealed that Matthew died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. I cannot imagine the grief that the Warren family is going through right now. Their whole world […]

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