Many people are not religious and have no idea they have choices when it comes to Memorial Services. As a Celebrant I have presided over traditional and non traditional ceremonies.
A Celebrant is defined as a person "who celebrates something." Today more people are moving towards a Celebrant style Memorial Service and Anniversary Service for a departed loved one. Celebrants can work with families and create Services that have no religious, or spiritual elements whatsoever. A Celebrant can also add religious elements if some family members practice a…Continue
Just as in writing wedding vows, there are no limits to honoring a loved one either. You can mix elements of a certain religion or faith, or leave faith out of a service all together. If you want to involve people in the ceremony, pick two or three people to do a reading. A reading can be poetry, a biblical passage or an original writing about the deceased (encourage a…Continue