Bertram Sluys started Slice of Life in 2004 to go where the people are to bring music and drama with a purpose. He has been involved with Senior Sing A-long since 2005, going into senior centers and nursing homes to bring encouragement and hope. Songs include traditional hymns, favorite popular songs of the past and special music. Sometimes he involves the audience by teaching a simple song on the spot. 10 – 12 minute dramas are also available should the leadership ask for one. The can be thematic: some of the more popular themes have included patriotic, Christmas, Thanksgiving, Lenten, St. Patrick’s Day, Mothers Day, romance, seasons, western and Dutch heritage elements.