Why is this happening?



The "Why is This Happening" website is not a crisis support center. If you are feeling suicidal, we encourage you to contact the National Suicide Prevention Hotline at 1-800-273-8255 or visit their web address at: www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org.

Below are additional resources that you may find helpful. Please note, inclusion in the Reference List does not constitute an endorsement or recommendation of the services provided.  


 Local Church 

  We encourage you to attend a church in your local community.

 If you prefer, or out of necessity require an online experience, we invite you to join us  at http://www.grandrapidsfirst.org

 Prayer Support
 Prayer & Spirtual Care:
 Andrew Wommack Ministries
 Prayer Line:1-719-635-1111 (not toll free) 4:30AM-9:30PM MT

 Adoption/ Family Services

 Bethany Christian Services
  AIDS Resource
 Center for Disease Control

 Alcohol,Substance and other  Addiction Resources

 Celebrate Recovery – A Christ-Centered Recovery Program:
 Alcoholics Anonymous
 National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence
 1-800-622-2255 (24 hr.)
 National Association for Children of Alcoholics
 1-888-554-2627 (Mon.-Fri., 8:30am-5pm EST)
 Teen Challenge
 Addiction Center
 Breast Cancer
 Breast Cancer: Susan G. Komen 
 Cancer Support
 American Cancer Society
 National Cancer Institute
 Child Abuse
 Child Help
 NATIONAL CHILD ABUSE HOTLINE: 1-800-4-A-CHILD (1-800-422-4453)
 Crisis Counselors Available 24/7
 Christian Care
 New Life Ministries
 Emerge Ministries
 Divorce Care
 Domestic Violence
 The National Domestic Violence Hotline
 Eating Disorder

 Gambling Addiction


 National Council on Problem Gambling
 Grief Counseling
 New Life Ministries

 Meier Clinics

 Heart Disease


 American Heart Association

 Human Trafficking



 Pornography Addiction


 New Life Partners

 Tech Mission, Safe Families

 Postpartum Depression


 International Postpartum Support

 Rape, Sexual Abuse



 Respiratory Conditions


 American Lung Association

 Teen/Family  Needs


 Unplanned Pregnancy
 National Right to Life

 Crisis Pregnancy Center


What do I do now?

We trust the stories and resources we have provided have helped you answer the question, "Why is this Happening?" You may find yourself asking, "What do I do now?" We invite you to click the link below to access steps which will guide you through the next chapter of your journey.

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