The Last Day by Peggy Determeyer, PhD, McGee Fellow

When I started my journey as a hospital chaplain, we had a seminar with a palliative care physician, who manages the pain and symptoms of serious illnesses.  She started the day by handing out paper and drawing implements.  She asked us to consider our last day: being told that we had less than twenty-four hours to live, how did we want to spend that time? …