For many of our members and their families, Jesse Lee Church is a crucial part of their lives. As part of this community of faith, we are drawn closer to God and each other. So it is only natural that some would want the church to be their final resting place. Just outside the Narthex, the columbarium provides a sacred space for our loved ones.This holy place along with the prayer walk offers a peaceful setting for prayer, meditation, thanksgiving and remembering.What is a columbarium?The word columbarium comes from the Latin word columbary, which is a structure for the nesting of doves—the dove is the symbol of God’s spirit and peace. A columbarium refers to a burial vault for the containment of urns holding cremated remains. Why select a columbarium niche?Selecting the columbarium simplifies the planning process for th family, and it provides a final resting place which is peaceful and spiritual.Have questions? Please contact Dale, at 203-438-8791.