Category Archives: hospice

Godly, Angelic Moments Thanksgiving Week

This week twas Thanksgiving Like most hospice chaplains, I was working Visiting my patients Spiritually supporting them and their families One of my favorite patients was going fast She knew she may not see me again And she said, “Thank … Continue reading

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Hospice IDT Meeting Reflection

Because we do not live forever We all meet here today To see what we can do To aid our patients and families along their way Through the roller-coaster that hospice care purveys Each with our own role Seemingly God-bestowed … Continue reading

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Feeling God

I feel God in every hospice visit In the family’s grief In the patient’s smile In the courage of those present (S)He is there Comforting the sick Supporting the grief-stricken Providing forever memories Reminding us that death of the body … Continue reading

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Caregivers

Ensure that you will be here to tend to your loved one by tending to yourself first. By Chaplain Tamar 3.27.15

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The End & The Beginning

As I sit with my hospice patients and their families Helping them prepare For the end of their loved one’s Earthly life I sit with them knowing That they feel this is “The End.” Yet it is not Their words … Continue reading

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