Is Cremation An Acceptable Practice Among Baptists?

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Baptist Cremation While cremation is an individual choice, and not all Baptists want to be cremated, there are no major leadership bodies that a Baptist cremation. To the extent that a funeral service is held, cremation may take place either before or after the funeral service. The late Reverend Billy Graham verified that cremation is an…

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Uncover the Truth: How Private Autopsy Services Can Provide Closure

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Losing a loved one is an experience that leaves many questions unanswered, especially when the cause of death is uncertain.  During these challenging times, people often seek closure and peace of mind by understanding the circumstances surrounding their loved one’s passing.  Private autopsy services offer a unique and comprehensive approach that can help uncover the…

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Cremation and The Bible: An Insightful Look

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As cremation becomes more popular, many people are asking “What Does The Bible Say About Cremation?” More than half of all Americans select cremation over traditional burial, and the proportion of families selecting cremation keeps increasing yearly.  The reason so many people choose cremation is obvious: cremation is less expensive and more convenient relative to…

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Dog TV – An Idea That Actually Works

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As pet owners, we all want our furry friends to be happy, comfortable, and entertained.  And, I think that everyone worries about how our canine companions feel when we leave them alone at home.  If you are like our family, we turn on the TV to keep the dogs company and entertain them while we are…

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The Most Popular Oral Decongestants Are No Better Than Snake Oil

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Who would have guessed that many popular oral decongestants are worse than snake oil?  Certainly not me.  Do The Most Popular Cold Medicines Work? But, it turns out that the most popular over-the-counter cold medicines do not work, and may be harmful to your health.   According to recent FDA panel findings, the most popular oral…

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Coins Are Placed on the Graves of Former Soldiers

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If you ever go to a cemetery, you will most likely see coins on top of some gravestones.   But has anyone ever explained to you why people leave coins and what they mean?  Where did the tradition of leaving coins on a gravestone originate? The tradition of leaving coins on gravestones has been around…

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