After shuffling cities and countries for the first quarter of the year, I have spent the last couple of months in the trifecta of islands in the corner of the world that I call home. 512 more words
So far, I’ve never attended a funeral.
Christian funerals have a different focus than others. Even the word “funeral” is avoided; many Christians prefer “celebration of life.” Because we believe the deceased person is better off in heaven and we will see them again, there’s an emphasis on joy rather than sadness. 410 more words