Remembrance

This list includes every page tagged with "Remembrance."

  • By Tess Baumberger
    From WorshipWeb
    And when I move into that final mystery, may those to whom I am connected comfort one another. May they each find a way to embody whatever they have learned from me.
  • By Amy Zucker Morgenstern
    From WorshipWeb
    Those who have been a part of us remain within and around us, sustaining us like our blood, like rain.
  • By Joel Miller
    From WorshipWeb
    Spirit of Life and Love: Under the vast spiral of time and space, surrounded by the simple blessings of a community of care and love, we carry these memories of (our beloved) with us back to the community and life they* loved. We pray: ...
  • By Elea Kemler
    From Braver/Wiser
    In the eighteen years I’ve served as minister of my small-town congregation, I have led 96 memorial services, most for people I have loved. The longer I stay, the deeper I love and the more I grieve.
  • By Lori Walke
    From WorshipWeb
    Holy One, on this day of remembrance we say aloud their names again: the names of those who died this year. Died — the word is jarring. So...
  • By Elizabeth Harding
    From Braver/Wiser
    Remembering is the art of holding a memory and sharing it; it’s drawing upon that memory so it can help us to grow into people who live lives of meaning and service. As a practice, remembering connects us deeply to each other and to the love that sustains us.
  • By Natalie Fenimore
    From WorshipWeb
    Blessed is all creation moving toward one ending in order to begin again. Blessed are the stories told with tears and loud laughter.
  • By Erica Baron
    From WorshipWeb
    Leader: [ if applicable: In addition to our own beloved dead], we take the time to acknowledge all those already lost as the world feels...
  • By Patricia Shelden
    From WorshipWeb
    For those we miss. For things long gone. For those who or what we last held in our arms, in our hands and in our hearts — we pray. We pray...
  • By David M. Horst
    From WorshipWeb
    I saw the parade pass by with the last soldier marching. I saw politicians stand by not in pride, but in shame as they recited the names of...