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3 Universal Truths For Caregivers

Husbands, wives, daughters, and sons were among the family caregivers who attended Big Bend Hospice’s first “Dealing with Dementia” workshop in...

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Being Less Afraid of our Neighbors

It was one of those NPR features on Morning Edition that I was half-listening to as I headed to work. Rachel Martin, the host, announced...

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Coming or Going

Several years ago, my mother, whose dementia limits her communication, used to say clearly and with frequency, “I don’t know if I...

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Caring for Our Elders

By the time I learned that my mother was in trouble, she had fallen twice. It was only 9:30 AM. Westminster Oaks had tried to reach...

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Big Bend Hospice Partners with Pet Peace of Mind

A Program That Keeps Pets and Families Together During Hospice Care Big Bend, FL— Big Bend Hospice is pleased to announce a new program...

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Spotlight on Earlene Knight, Big Bend Hospice Valor Volunteer

Earlene, affectionately called “Coach” by friends and family  grew up in a very small town in Georgia named Funston and has been...

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Claiming our Freedom

My grandson, Rowen, is approaching that coveted double-digit birthday. As he approaches age 10, there are so many amazing things Rowen can do. He reads at...

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Appreciating the Faith of Others

A number of years ago, my congregation that meets on Sunday evenings in my home decided we wanted to know more about other religions. Through...