Thursday, 5 June 2014

On Death


 "Oh Death, where art thou sting" is a famous line from a Christian hymn and whilst, believing that, through Christ, when you die you go to heaven, our human minds are still left reeling when someone close to us leaves us.

This week, our church lost their Pastor (a close friend and mentor of my parents) and I am still fumbling around trying to make sense of it.

So let me write about it.

I'm not presuming to know everyone's feelings on death - it's far too deep a subject. But, from my mind, and my experience, here are some stages that I see evidently.