One of the most gratifying aspects of hospital chaplaincy is being able to witness how families come together in support of their loved one's wishes - even if it means going against what they would have wanted for their loved one. Organ donation is a major, albeit sensitive, topic in a hospital setting. Generally, it… Continue reading Let’s Talk – Organ Donation
During the last week of September 2016 on a windy day in the windy city, I dressed up to go and meet my Board Certifying committee. I was nervous. Very nervous. A lot had gone into the journey leading up that day. A lot of tears, a lot of random bursts of laughter and lots… Continue reading I am a Board Certified Chaplain!!!
In the field of hospital chaplaincy, one of the best aspects (among many) is that opportunities are presented continually that challenge the chaplain to go above and beyond the type of care he or she can provide to the patient, family and hospital staff. Also, in hospital chaplaincy, you meet people with a whole spectrum… Continue reading My very first Hindu Memorial Service