Words of Encouragement for a Bereaved Family
It is very difficult for most people to find comfort in the face of death. However words of encouragement for a
bereaved family can help them go through this difficult time in their lives. For most families what brings them
grief is the manner in which someone is taken from. For others it is the timing of this tragedy that causes them
pain. If you find that your family is battling with the circumstances or the timing the material here should be
able to help.
When it comes to death, there is never really a right time. At whatever age someone passes away you will always
feel the pain and grief. So my first words to you are acceptance. Hard as it maybe this is the first step in the
healing process. You all need to acknowledge that it has happened and let the person rest in peace. These are
simple words of encouragement for a bereaved family that you can use as a family.
Those of you that are left behind need to be there for each other. Whether you have some personal differences
with each other now is the time to put them aside. There is no stronger unit on earth than a family and you need to
stick together. It does not matter whether you are the oldest or the youngest you can take the leading role with
helping others come to terms with what has happened.
What I will say to you is that the cycle of life has it various stages. In just as much as there is birth, there
must be death. The passing on of your family member painful as it is, is part of the natural order of things. These
are words of encouragement for a bereaved family is mature in their understanding of life.
You can also look up more words of encouragement for a bereaved family at compassionatefriends.ca.