Monthly Archives: December 2013

Baylor Study Finds Church Congregations Blind to Mental Illness – Crossmap Christian Blogs

Baylor Study Finds Church Congregations Blind to Mental Illness – Crossmap Christian Blogs.

While this is true overall, the African American faith communities really need to step up to the plate. Where there are ministries doing great work, I believe their are more who have passed the issue by thinking, ‘we don’t get crazy’, and that is tragic. I always say give out hugs today, because someone needs to feel special. You may make all the difference

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FaithNet NAMI | Home.

Building Bridges in Black Churches

Where in the african american community, people will go see their religious leaders before they will go to a outside professional regarding a mental health crisis. It is important that our churches are able to recognize mental illness and when someone needs to be referred to an outside provider