Ministry News

“Teach us to number our days, that we may gain a heart of wisdom.”

~Psalm 90:12

Books

  • 5 Wishes. Aging With Dignity, Tallahassee, FL., 2011. www.agingwithdignity.org
  • Our Greatest Gift:  A Meditation on Dying and Caring.  Henri J.M. Nouwen. HarperSanFrancisco, 1994.
  • Dying Well:  Peace and Possibilities at the End of Life.  Ira Byock, MD. Riverhead Books, New York, 1997.
  • Death.  Christian Reflection.  A Series in Faith and Ethics.  The Center for Christian Ethics at Baylor University, Waco, TX. 2013.

TED Talks

  • “What Happens When Death is What’s for Dinner”, Michael Hebb.  TEDMED 2013. www.deathoverdinner.org
  • “Increasing Our Chances of Dying Well”, Judy MacDonald Johnston. TED Talk, Los Angeles.  Filmed February 2013, Posted May 2013.

Articles

  •  “Discussing Death:  Conversation with Carole and Hal Stoneking”, Sarah Stoneking.  http://www.chreader.org/contentPage.aspx?resource_id=1154.  Dying Well, Fall, 2011.
  •  “A Full Life to the End”, Katy Butler. The Wall Street Journal.  Saturday/Sunday, September, 7-8. 2013.
  • “Commonly held myths about end-of-life issues”. Harvard Health Publications:  HEALTHbeat Archive. September 26, 2013

Websites

  • “Your Conversation Starter Kit”. The Conversation Project and the Institute for Healthcare Improvement. www.TheConversationProject.org;
  •  “My Gift of Grace: An Important Conversation, Wrapped in a Game, Given as a Gift”.  A project of The Action Mill.  http://mygiftofgrace.com/

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