Funeral story #3

I had a request from a family to do the funeral of their mother, who had passed away having suffered from Alzheimer’s. Again, this was a really lovely family. Gentle with each other, empathetic to each other’s loss and somewhat received that their mother’s suffering had come to an end. On the day of the…

Funeral Story #2

I told the first story from a funeral I did and I thought that I might continue those stories. To understand this story you need to know that The Salvation Army is a protestant denomination with a heritage of Methodism as William Booth was a Methodist minister and of course the Methodists come out of…

What do you want to be?

I’ve written here before about my enjoyment of podcasts.  There are so many, and so many excellent resources.  Of course some of them are funny, some educational and some inspirational.  I listen regularly to BBC Friday night comedy (The News Show), 60 Minutes, Grammar Girl, Oxford Biographies, The Look & Sound of Leadership, Westminster Hour,…