Home Tag "grave"

How Do We Cope with Personal Loss?

Death is a scourge upon us all. It is the unwelcome intruder in our lives, the greedy associate, the uncaring and undiscriminating presence that is uninvited, unwanted and always inconvenient. Death is the rude interrupter of our lives. What’s worse, it leaves a mark when it has passed through. After it leaves, we are left empty, sad, mournful and distressed. This unwelcome guest – death – it visits all of us, no matter what our station is in life. If we are poor, wealthy, popular, unnoticed, young or old, we all have experience with death. So, how do we deal with it? How do we cope with the pain and the loss? Stay with us this morning as we examine this sad and difficult reality of our lives – death, loss and the healing process.

Is Death the Beginning or the End?

Death and taxes - two sure things in life.  Interestingly, we have little control over either.  Seeing that this is not a financial program, we won’t talk about taxes - but we will talk about death.  Great!  What a depressing topic!  What is death all about anyway?  Do we immediately go somewhere when we die – meaning we actually don’t die, we just change form?  Or do we die, cease to exist, when we expire?  On this podcast we look at a topic that surely affects us all to determine what the Bible teaches on the subject.  Is death the beginning or the end?  Lets’ see…