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4 Beautiful Poems for Funerals for Mothers – Mother Funeral Poems

4 Beautiful Poems for Funerals for Mothers – Mother Funeral Poems

Finding the right poems for funerals for Mothers can help ease the burden at a difficult time. It really doesn’t matter how old you are when your mum dies. It is an enormous shock to the system, even if it has been expected for some time. If you were fortunate enough...

Funeral Poems for Dad

Funeral Poems for Dad

When you are planning a farewell service for someone very close, perhaps your father, who has died, you can sometimes feel overwhelmed by the sheer number of amazingly beautiful and poignant funeral poems available on the web for funeral services and celebrations of...

Visual Funeral Tributes – Funeral Slideshows

Visual Funeral Tributes – Funeral Slideshows

You’re putting together a very special ceremony - the funeral service for a loved one.  You are not really sure what’s out there but you know you want a really personal sendoff. How about ordering a visual tribute of photos or funeral slideshow to be shown during the...

Celebration of Life Funerals at Chichester Yacht Club

Celebration of Life Funerals at Chichester Yacht Club

Here we are at Chichester yacht club and we're just getting ready to have a celebration of life for a funeral service I've just conducted at Chichester crematorium. The venue is ideal for funeral wakes and celebration of life ceremonies and is an absolutely beautiful...

Do You Believe in Fate?

Do You Believe in Fate?

I am not a religious person and would describe myself as agnostic; for when I think about the origin of our beautiful world and all its abundant flora and fauna, I can’t help but feel it can’t be here by chance. I am, however, inclined towards believing that things...

6 Tips to help you to  give a funeral reading confidently

6 Tips to help you to give a funeral reading confidently

Do you sometimes wonder how to speak at a funeral…If you could read aloud at the funeral service of someone you loved; without mumbling but with confidence and respect? When we lose someone truly important, all sorts of feelings and emotions engulf us and it’s easy to...

A Real-Life Celebration of Life Ceremony Story

A Real-Life Celebration of Life Ceremony Story

Hi everyone, I want to share with you a real-life celebration of life ceremony story. When somebody dies, it's often the case that people simply go to the nearest funeral director that they’ve seen or one that has registered with them at some stage and thinks yes, ‘I...

Funeral Celebrant Review

Funeral Celebrant Review

I recently received this lovely review for a funeral service I led in January. I hope it will give you a better idea of what it is like to have a Celebrant write and lead a funeral service that is as special as your loved one. I just wanted to do a review for Caroline...

Writing a Eulogy, Celebration of Life Ceremony or Funeral Service

Writing a Eulogy, Celebration of Life Ceremony or Funeral Service

Writing a eulogy is a unique challenge. What can we do when we have so much to say and so little time? We all know the expression, time flies or should I say ‘tempus fugit’! So when people invite me to create funeral services, ceremonies or eulogies for them, I wait...