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Funerals

Grief in the tearoom

While on a recent holiday to the Isle of Wight, our family visited the most delightful tearoom one could imagine. ...

A look back at the Summer 2019 funerals conference

At the beginning of June, over 120 clergy and lay leaders were joined by people working to support the bereaved ...

From stranger to friend: First encounters of faith journeys conference speakers

Wherever, and however we meet people, there are small things that make a big difference to how those new to ...

A Life Events Prayer for the Summer

Use this prayer any time you wish over the summer, for yourself and all your colleagues, who will be meeting ...

Relatable church, relatable Jesus

I feel as if I am late to the party with the word ‘relatable’. I’ve only just discovered how widely ...

Death, bereavement and the media agenda

Films books, television,  magazines, YouTube; suddenly the media is alert to the fact that death changes the living. When someone ...

Introducing The Life Events Diary

The Life Events Diary (LED) is custom-built online software with the potential to radically streamline administration for baptisms, weddings, banns ...

2019 Funerals Conference – Circles of Impact

The Church of England national funeral conference, Circles of Impact: funerals, bereavement and communities, and the National Funeral Exhibition are happening ...

A Christmas Prayer for You

During the busy time over the Christmas season, Life Events continue. This video was produced for Christmas 2018 for those ...

Church’s ‘Funeral Arranger of the Year’ Award

The Life Events team heard about a lovely idea from St Mary's church in Sunbury-on Thames. Each year in December ...