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JUST FOR SUNDAY: 2/19/12

Feb 19th, 2012 | By Dr Jerry D Elrod | Category: Senior Moments Blog

A retired pastor, friend and colleague shared the following counsel with his congregation a number of years ago. I thank him for having shared it with me.

“One of the necessities of our mortality is the management of grief. Grief permeates life and learning to live with it is a process which belongs in the growth graph of each one of us. But in spite of the fact that the management of grief is a common experience, many of us do not do a good job of helping others handle their grief. Therefore, I want to suggest some ways in which you can be helpful to relatives and friends in their grief experiences.

“Definite don’ts: