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Episode 089 – Questions Answered About Careers in the Funeral Profession

May 3rd, 2016

Have you ever wondered about funeral profession careers? Do you wonder what the staff does on days when the calendar is free from funeral services or memorials? A career in the funeral industry offers the chance to help when people are at some of the lowest points in their lives.

Episode #088 – When Grief Takes You By Surprise: Stages of Grief to Recognize

April 18th, 2016

Have you ever experienced a loved one’s untimely death? Did you ever have trouble getting through the various stages of grief? Grief is a normal part of loss, but left untreated, grief can lead to major issues.

Episode #087 – More Reasons to Pre-Arrange a Funeral

April 7th, 2016

Are you aware of the costs associated with a funeral? Have you ever considered making funeral arrangements in advance? When you pre-arrange a funeral, this offers financial, practical, and other benefits.

Episode #086 – Pre-Arranged Funeral Benefits – Ways to Saving Money on Funeral Costs

March 25th, 2016

The mere thought of funeral costs can add stress to the overwhelming sense of grief which accompanies the loss of a loved one. Is your family aware of ways to save money on funeral and cremation services?

Episode #085 – Pre-Arranged Funerals If There is a Death While Traveling

March 14th, 2016

Do you know anyone who suffered a tragedy or death while traveling? Do you have a plan to cover the details if something should happen to you or someone you love in this circumstance?

Episode #084 – Making Funeral Arrangements – Knowing All the Options

February 23rd, 2016

Have you ever planned a funeral? Do you know what funeral directors offer? Knowing your options when making funeral arrangements or memorial service plans at a funeral chapel can take some of the stress out of the situation.

Episode #083 – What to Expect When You Find Yourself in Need of a Funeral Home

February 17th, 2016

Have you ever had the responsibility of choosing a funeral chapel and planning a service with very little warning? These situations can be harrowing if you aren’t sure what to expect.

Episode #082 – When a Friend Suffers the Loss of a Pregnancy

February 1st, 2016

Have you ever had a friend or family member suffer a miscarriage? Were you unsure of what to say? Knowing what to say is as important as knowing what to avoid saying. It sometimes seems like the grief of the loss of a pregnancy takes longer than other forms of grief.

Episode #081 – Pre-arranging A Funeral Service – Getting Your Affairs in Order

January 22nd, 2016

If you want to know more about getting your affairs in order, then listen to this episode of Forever in their Hearts, where host Erik Reynolds talks with Valerie Martell, Director of Operations for Martin Brothers Funeral Services who offers answers to some questions about it.

Episode #080 – How to Comfort Someone Who Has Lost a Loved One

December 28th, 2015

Have any of your friends ever lost a loved one? Were you able to comfort them in their time of need? Reaching out to a grieving friend or acquaintance can be intimidating but this interview talks about how to comfort someone who has lost a loved one.

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