Get Your Family Involved in Funeral Planning

Posted on January 24th, 2020
Posted by Allen McMullen under Funeral service, Preplanning
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When death is near or has just occurred, there are so many things to do and yet there is nothing you can do. You feel helpless. You can’t make the person well or bring them back.  But you know you will, very soon, need to make many decisions about the service, the final resting place, […]

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Funerals are for Saints and Sinners

Posted on January 17th, 2020
Posted by Allen McMullen under Funeral etiquette, Funeral service
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These days we’re hearing a lot about life celebrations. A funeral is a ceremony for someone who has died and the survivors. A celebration of life is a funeral with a celebratory feel and it may or may not have a faith-based component. Celebrating the life of the accomplished, the kind, and the generous feels […]

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How much do funerals cost?

Posted on January 10th, 2020
Posted by Allen McMullen under Funeral cost, Funeral home, Funeral service
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For most of us, one of the first questions think of when we think we need a funeral home soon is, “How much will it cost?”  It’s understandable that everyone wants a simple answer to this question. Unfortunately, there is no one simple answer. Think of the last time you bought a pair of shoes. […]

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Finding YOUR Joy

Posted on January 3rd, 2020
Posted by Allen McMullen under General
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Even months after the funeral it’s not uncommon to feel just not exactly right. We all lose our way from time to time. Things happen and we can’t find our JOY. It’s not really so much gone, as it is misplaced. Life feels dull and the days seem to drag.  No matter what the circumstances, if […]

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Enjoyable New Year’s resolutions

Posted on December 27th, 2019
Posted by Allen McMullen under Holidays
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New year, new you. It’s an exciting concept full of promise, right? Then we take all the fun out of it by resolving to do things we don’t like to do. We’ll lose weight, eat healthier, exercise more, give up ice cream. Ugh, no fun at all. So how about selecting enjoyable resolutions instead? Some […]

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