Thoughtful Endings

A five-session series on end-of-life planning

Sponsored by the Gunbarrel Faith Partnership and The Conversation Project in Boulder County

Suggested donation:  $5 per session

No need to register. All are welcome!

Sept 16, 1-3pm

Confronting Mortality

Shepherd of The Hills Lutheran Church/ Pardes Levavot, 7077 Harvest Rd

How do we come to terms with our mortality and why should we? When we recognize that life is finite we are challenged to live each moment fully. Come engage in experiential exercises, reflection and learning that will guide us all into the rest of this thoughtful 5-part program.

Rabbis Nadya and Victor Gross*

Sept 30, 1-3pm

Your Values and Wishes: Guiding End of Life Conversations

Niwot United Methodist Church, 7405 Lookout Rd

The key to making choices is identifying your values and beliefs. Using the Conversation Starter Kit you will discern what matters most. You will prepare to choose a decision-maker and to TALK to your family and your health care provider. 

Constance Holden, Director, The Conversation Project in Boulder County

Leto Quarles, MD*, Take Two Health 

October 14, 1-3pm

Documents as a Guide for Decision-making

Valmont Community Presbyterian Church, 3262 61st St

Documenting your choice of medical decision-maker (MDPOA/agent) is vitally important.  Other documents such as Living Wills, CPR directive or MOST form will be discussed.

 Kim Mooney, Consultant, The Conversation Project in Boulder County

Courtney Gambrell*,  Chaplain, Boulder Community Health 

October 28, 1-3pm

Understanding End of Life Resources in Boulder County

St Mary Magdalene Episcopal Church, 4775 Cambridge St. 

We are blessed with an abundant resources for individuals and families

John Massone, MD, TRU Hospice, Brenda Rowe, Threshold Choir, Hannah Salander*-psycho-social/spiritual care, Elevation Hospice,  Kristin Dura*, end-of-life doula,  Raegan Gyorffy, Grief and Volunteer Service Manager, TRU Hospice Care

Nov 11, 1-3pm

Your Precious Body After Death

Vinelife Church, 7845 Lookout Rd 

Members of this panel provide information about organ and whole body donation and disposition of this body that served you in life 

Elder, Mike Dudley*, Vinelife Church, Constance Holden, Boulder Community Hospital  

 Karen van Vurren, The Natural Funeral 

*indicates a member of a host congregation

The Conversation Project in Boulder County