Suicide Rates Hit Record Highs

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December 05, 2016

Suicide rates among 10-14 years old kids have doubled in seven years (per the CDC). And, overall rates are on the increase. The highest suicide rates are found with Native Americans and middle-aged women. Whence come these increases? Although there are multiple reasons for suicide, the trends are rooted in ideas, messages, and modes (which bear their own messages). What is the Christian message most needed in a day of hopelessness, isolation, and emptiness?

This program includes:

1. The World View in Five Minutes with Adam McManus (30 Bodies Found in CA Nightclub Fire, AFA Publishes 2016 “Naughty or Nice” List, Christian Pakistani Boy Beaten for Drinking Water Inside a Mosque)

2. Generations with Kevin Swanson

About Your Host, Kevin Swanson

Homeschooled himself in the 1960's and 70's, Kevin Swanson and his wife, Brenda, are now homeschooling their five children. Since graduating from his homeschool and then serving as student body president of a large west coast university, he has gone on to other leadership positions in corporate management, church, and other non-profits.