A new widow was so tired of her family members telling her that her deceased husband was in a better place, that she posted this sign at the funeral.
We have so much power to design our goodbyes. If there’s something you feel strongly about… don’t hold back.
Rituals aren’t for show. They exist to serve our needs, which in the case of funerals are healing and comfort.
A sense of humor never hurts, either.
Article by Michael Stone at www.patheos.com, August 2016.