By Lee Franklin
This straight-forward publication integrates the pragmatic “how to” of the funeral process--especially in facing “difficult” funerals--with the artwork of being a caring and healing presence ahead of, in the course of, and after the funeral. whereas carrying out a funeral is one the great privileges of ministry, pastors needs to be expert and able to guide grieving friends and family via the process of claiming see you later and burying a family member. With pattern companies, prayers, sermon subject matters, and Bible readings, this ebook will help pastors hear, identify, and combine relevant illustration right into a respectful tale of the deceased's life--a tale that's acceptable to the actual situations of every situation.
Contents contain: getting ready for dying; worrying via expected demise; worrying via unexpected dying; assembly with relatives prior to the Funeral carrier; developing the Funeral carrier; growing the Funeral Sermon; and Following up with Grievers
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A Pastor's Practical Guide to Funerals: Offering Help, Assurance, and Hope by Lee Franklin