Death Comes to a Black Suit

January 16, 2010, was the first time I wore my only black suit. I officiated the wedding of my dear friend Cindy, to her husband, Chris....

How Do You Want To Die?

My friend [name withheld] passed away several years ago. He was in his thirties. But he was lucky. He wasn’t suppose to live this long as...

How to Dress for the Dead

As a chaplain or pastor, you attend or officiate more funerals than you want. There are deaths as the result of violence, poor decisions,...