Using technology to support funeral ministry

‘Using Technology to Support Funeral Ministry’. This very practical webinar explored some of the ways that you can create a simple online service on the day of a funeral for those who can’t attend in person.

Using technology to support funeral ministry – delivered May 22nd, 2020

Included in this discussion were services that can be pre-prepared and delivered from your home, and how this can help to extend hope and comfort to the bereaved. Whatever your level of confidence with technology, there are still lots of things you can do to support those who grieve.

Video recording of the live webinar:

NB: We have provided English closed captions for this video – click the Subtitles/Closed Captions icon on the player to enable them.

Presentation slides

Use these PDFs downloads of the presenters’ slides to be reminded of the key points:

Links and suggestions

  • Life Events Diary – FREE software for every Church of England church. Join a webinar to find out more:
    Upcoming webinars: 17th June, 23rd June, 1st July, 21st July, 30th July 2020
    Custom-built online software which can radically streamline administration for baptisms, weddings, banns and funerals. The Life Events Diary helps churches build and develop lasting relationships with new contacts through life events.


Dean, R. and Pollard, R., 2013. The Demand Control Schema. North Charleston: CreateSpace Independence Publ. Platform. ISBN: 9781489502193