Rick Warren returns to pulpit after son’s April suicide

LAKE FOREST, Calif. (BP) — Rick Warren, pastor of Saddleback Church, Lake Forest, Calif., returned to the pulpit July 27 for the first time since his son’s suicide. Warren, author of the bestseller “The Purpose Driven Life,” had taken a 16-week absence after Matthew Warren, 27, took his life in April following a long struggle with mental illness.

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