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Can you make more by giving more?
Cremation

Can you make more by giving more?

Our funeral home firm embarked on building a new physical funeral home with a first ever, for us, crematory included in 2005.  It’s hard to believe that we have been headquartered there for 15 years as I remember things such as pointing out what trees we wanted to save on the bare lot.  Some of those trees are pretty big now. We decided to include a crematory simply because of what we had seen happening in our 40,000 population county.  […]

Church Attendance and “DCNS”
Business

Church Attendance and “DCNS”

In the past week two things have happened that have made me ponder the relationship between those two things.  About a week ago I visited a rural funeral home that for years had done a very high majority of traditional funeral services that included embalming, visitation, casketed remains, a burial vault sale, and all the professional services a mortuary could provide.  When I visited with a couple of the funeral directors in their offices I noticed a white board with […]