Tag : Terminal Illness
Assisted Suicide in Canada title : Over 100 People Have Killed Themselves in 6 Months Since Passing of California 'Right to Die' Law
summary : June 28, 2017: Over 100 terminally ill people took drugs to end their lives the first six months after a 2016 "right to die" law made the option legal in California, sobering new statistics have revealed.
date : Jun 28, 2017 01:32 PM EDT
Jason's House title : Cancer-Battling Families Receive Free S.C. Trips from Surfside Methodist Group
summary : Families dealing with a cancer diagnosis have a chance to put their worries aside and enjoy each other through free trips to Myrtle Beach, S.C., thanks to volunteer efforts of Surfside United Methodist congregants. Children who benefit from this missionary endeavor called "Jason's House" are referred by 14 hospitals in South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia and Georgia. Approximately 50 to 65 families receive the trip each June, July and August. After 31 years, the value of the vacations this church community has provided totals more than $8 million.
date : Jun 20, 2016 06:55 PM EDT
title : Dying Christian's Faith Quotes: 'God Brings Beauty From Ashes, It's All about Him'
summary : What would be your final words to this world? Sara "Gitz" Frankl, the blogger behind Gitzen Girl was made homebound by a rare, terminal autoimmune disease that caused her chronic, horrific pain. After years of various health struggles and before she died at age 38, she recorded many concepts about faith that still inspire others. Her testimony lives on through The Sara Gitz Frankl Memorial Foundation and a book by her friend Mary Carver called "Choose Joy."
date : Jan 08, 2016 05:12 PM EST