Tag Archives: bullying

13 Reasons Why: Warnings for Parents and Help for Students

I am a guidance counselor in a high school, and perhaps that’s part of what inspired me to watch the new Netflix series 13 Reasons Why. This show has captured the attention of teenagers, which is ironic because the show carries a TV-MA … Continue reading

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The Weekly Funnies – Mean People and Moody Moms

Wow – what a weekend! Most of you have heard by now about my son’s car accident on Friday night – if not, check out this post here: Life is Precious. On Sunday morning at church, we had a wonderful … Continue reading

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The Top 10 Posts on New Life

Here’s a look at the top 10 posts on the New Life blog so far this year…     Views 1. RIP Amanda: story of Vancouver teen who committed suicide 74,158 (This top story went viral when I posted it … Continue reading

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Go Light Your World – Sermon of the Week (Response to Bullying)

GO LIGHT YOUR WORLD: REFUSE TO DO NOTHING! (Oct. 2012 – Beausejour Church – Pastor Chris Jordan) This past week, a 15 year old teenage girl in BC committed suicide. This message is a Christian response to the very real … Continue reading

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Sticks and Stones

I know I usually post my Calvin and Hobbes strips on Monday, but I thought this one was really relevant to the current series of posts on bullying… think about it! “Death and life are in the power of the … Continue reading

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#RIPAmanda – Response to Bullying: Refuse to Do Nothing!

So yesterday when I was on facebook, I came across a post by a fellow pastor, a friend of mine – Barry Buzza. He had posted a link to the story of a teenage girl from his community, a 15 year … Continue reading

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Hero Human Video – by Superchic(k) – antibullying

Hero Human Video – by Superchic(k) This is one of my favourite songs – a powerful response to teen bullying, depression and suicide. There’s two different youtube video links… check them both out! Hero Video #1. Hero Video #2 – … Continue reading

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