Jerry Barlow, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary associate professor of preaching and pastoral work, teaches his students how to conduct a funeral service.
NEW ORLEANS (BP)--"I am sorry to tell you your husband has passed away," the doctor told the elderly wife, who responded with a few quiet tears.
Jerry Barlow waited respectfully in the background, ready to comfort and pray with the grieving widow. He had just witnessed a man dying: the man's breathing had become shallow, moving from his chest up. With his complexion changing color, the man took his last breath. Read More