Looking to spice up your company web site? Graphics are nice, but what your customers (and future customers) want is fresh information. They want to see that your business pays attention to all aspects of its image. And a web site designed three years ago with nary an update since sends the wrong message.
I thought the job was mostly an honorary one. I assumed you walked beside the casket but it was rolled on wheels or the funeral home staff did the actual heavy carrying of the coffin. Not so. At my aunt’s funeral the casket was wheeled to the doors of the church but then we lifted it and carried it manually to the hearse for the drive to the cemetery. Once we reached the graveyard we once again bore the full burden of the casket distributors new york‘s weight as we made our way across the uneven ground to the burial site. My aunt was a tiny person, but her coffin was heavy and I needed to grip the handles with both hands to manage its weight.
We (men) are so often obsessed in our attempt to portray toughness that we fail to allow our friends and family see the compassionate side of our nature. Don’t deny it, we all have a compassionate side because we have all been created in the image of a compassionate God. Here, at the tomb of Lazarus, Jesus is openly and unabashedly expressing his deepest compassion for Lazarus and his friends.
More time passes. Given the identical problem there is no guarantee that the ethical decision you made in the past would be ethical now. Times change the priorities. What was important then may not be important now. What was a minor consideration then may be a major concern now.
Some years ago I served two years in the Philippines as a United States Peace Corps Volunteer. I lived in a rural inland town at the southern end of the island of Luzon under the shadow of the beautiful Mayon Volcano. The people there speak a dialect of the Bicol language that is as beautiful as the people themselves. I often revisit my memories of this place and the people there in my thoughts and my dreams.
Now I am truly blessed to be able to say that of late the Lord is showing me great favor in fields I never would have dreamed possible. This article is a dream come true where I can express and vent my feelings of love, joy and peace that are overflowing from my heart.
Cremation memorials on the other hand can be done for hundreds rather than thousands. There is still a cremation urn or other container to purchase for the remains. If the ashes will be scattered, then a less expensive urn could be purchased to lower the cost even more.
Cremation memorial services can be done at a lower cost than burial services, with the same proceedings. During a time of loss, families have enough to worry about that finances should not be an issue. By keeping the cost down, you can lower the burden and focus on helping each other recover from difficult times.