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Remembering our Dads

 During the month of June, we take time to remember our dads, to reflect on their lives and to honor them.  As you look back on your life, is there something that you learned from your da...
By Betty Dangler
In Offering Support
Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Remembering Our Moms

I was searching for a topic for May’s blog and was not coming up with anything. All of a sudden, I realized that Mother’s Day is right around the corner. Wouldn’t this be an appropriate time to rem...
By Betty Dangler
In Offering Support
Sunday, May 12, 2019

Meet the Author

“Grief is not something you get over or need to move on from. The depth of grief measures the height of love.” As I was reading one of the magazines for Funeral Directors, I came across this arti...
By Betty Dangler
In Offering Support
Monday, March 18, 2019

Self-Care

~~As you enter into another New Year, do you find yourself thinking about New Year resolutions? One of the things that you should make sure you do is to take care of yourself both physically and me...
By Betty Dangler
In Offering Support
Tuesday, January 22, 2019

A Matter of Heart & Soul

Below is an article written by one my favorite authors, Louise Hay. She was a motivational speaker who helped others be their best physically, emotionally and spiritually. You may want to read this...
By Louise Hay
In Offering Support
Friday, December 7, 2018

Feeling Stuck

~~Have you ever felt in a funk and did not know how to get out of it? As I am writing this question, this is exactly how I am feeling now and I am not sure how to get out of it. Something is missin...
By Betty Dangler
In Offering Support
Wednesday, August 15, 2018

The Power of Forgiveness

~~I have been conducting Bereavement Support Groups for a few years now.  What I have come to understand is that some relationships with loved ones have not been easy and may have involved muc...
By Betty Dangler
In Offering Support
Thursday, July 12, 2018

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~~The Pile Plan Now that Spring is finally here or at least trying to show “its face”, thoughts turn to Spring cleaning. That is why I thought this topic might be of interest to you. One of the m...

Why Does Grief Hurt So Much?

~~Why Does Grief Hurt So Much? The pain of losing a loved one can be overwhelming at times. It hurts so much that you don’t know if you will ever get over the pain. When you lose someone you love s...

Helping a Friend through Grief

~~Helping a Friend through Grief Have you ever felt at a loss for words when trying to help a friend who has suffered a loss?  Words seem so inadequate. Please know that a friend is so valuabl...

How Would You Respond?

~~How Would You Respond? There have been so many natural disasters and tragedies faced by people all around the world, and, recently, in our own United States. Turn on the TV. People have lost so m...

Help Children Deal with Loss

~~Help Children Deal with Loss As parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles, what do you see as your most important role in regard to children? To protect your children from anything that will harm t...

Offering Support

~~Do you know someone who has lost a loved one? Have you tried to comfort them and tried to search for the correct words?  Why do we find it so difficult to talk about grief when someone losse...