“At approximately 9:30 a.m., EST today, My dad took his final steps into heaven. Please remember my family in your prayers. -Andrea- Sandy Fraley Stockton “Dad’s funeral will be Saturday Oct. 5th at First Baptist in Milford, Ohio at 10:30 am – visitation starting at 9:30. We will also have […]
WHAT HAPPENS WHEN BABIES DIE?
By Ken Blue I am confident that there is nothing that grieves the heart more than the loss of a child or infant. The saddest part of my ministry was counseling couples whose infants had died. However, in the midst of all their grief, there is hope. […]
DEATH Death comes uninvited. It takes the ones we love. Hearts and arms are empty. They are with God above. The body once warm, is cold, Lifeless like the potter’s clay. God had warned our first parents. Their sins would take them away. […]
KEEP YOUR FORK
By Ken Blue Recently I attended a funeral where the story was told of a woman who was dying of cancer. She gave some last instructions to her pastor and one of them was that she was to be buried with a fork in her hand. The pastor was puzzled at her request and […]
JESUS WEPT By Ken Blue (Here is a poem I wrote several years ago right after my mothers death) I preached a funeral sometime ago for someone unknown to me. I chose a text, found a poem and rehearsed the eulogy. I preached a funeral sometime ago for someone unknown to me. The mourners sat […]