Many of us have felt the pain of losing someone to suicide yet we don't often speak of it, mostly out of fear. Is silence the best way for us to deal with this ultimate act of despair? Can we find the courage to talk about it? Are there sources of wisdom and strength that can help and guide us? Join Rev. Antonia in holding space for this sacred exploration.
This sermon features personal testimony by James Simmons-Cox, a retired minister and a member of UUFCO. It also features an extended moment of silence which has been shortened for this recording, and a ritual of remembrance accompanied by music from Phil Miscovich.
Editor's note: We lost the audio feed near the end, then recovered a few seconds later. This is reflected by a few seconds of silence.