Three Suicide Letters Sowing Seeds of Faith Away from home and heavily involved in a series of meetings, I only planned to quickly scan the prayer requests emailed from our Sowing Seeds Ministry website. The Real Seeds of Deception Collide a Scape Mar , In October, Dan Charles, NPR s food and agriculture correspondent, wrote an excellent piece headlined Top Five Myths of Genetically Modified Seeds Suicide Prevention How to Help Someone who is Suicidal A suicidal person may not ask for help, but that doesn t mean that help isn t wanted People who take their lives don t want to die they just want to stop hurting Suicide prevention starts with recognizing the warning signs and taking them seriously If you think a friend or family member is Suicide Memorial Wall The Suicide Memorial Wall was created on April to help us remember some of the names of people from all over the world whose deaths were self inflicted We also hope to show visitors that suicide is a tragic end to lives that once had great potential Most of all, however, we hope to plant seeds of compassion in the hearts of those who read the names seeds that may develop into a Suicide Prevention Awareness Know the Warning Signs of Although the warning signs of suicide can be subtle, they are there By recognizing these signs, knowing how to start a conversation and where to turn for help, you have the power to make a difference the power to save a life. Sbarro restaurant suicide bombing The Sbarro restaurant suicide bombing, also called the Sbarro massacre, was a Palestinian terrorist attack on a pizzeria in downtown Jerusalem, Israel, on August , in which civilians were killed, including children and a pregnant woman, and wounded. Sokushinbutsu Sokushinbutsu are a kind of Buddhist mummy.The term refers to the practice of Buddhist monks observing asceticism to the point of death and entering mummification while alive They are seen in a number of Buddhist countries, but the Japanese term sokushinbutsu is generally used. New Freakonomics Radio Podcast The Suicide Paradox You ll hear a good deal from David Lester, a professor of psychology at Richard Stockton College of New Jersey who is considered the dean of suicide studies.He has an astonishing , academic citations in total, than half of which concern suicide.He is The Suicide Paradox Full Transcript Freakonomics I think one just so story to explain the paradox of higher suicide in higher quality of life societies is the climb up Maslow pyramid It seems that a lot of happiness comes from achieving your goals and overcoming obstacles. Events Find a variety of university hosted events such as campus recreation, speaker presentations, alumni get togethers and performances.