Leadership Resources

Older Adults

The vision of the Office on Aging & Older Adult Ministries is founded on the principle that ongoing faith development of midlife and older adults is critical for the transformation of the world.

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New & Noteworthy:

November 4, 2015

The S.A.G.E. Newsletter (Fall 2015)

The Fall 2015 S.A.G.E. newsletter addresses caregiver support. It offers specifics about programs where church leaders […]

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SAGE Newsletter
January 27, 2015

Webinars – A Convenient Way to Learn!

Discipleship Ministries offers a wide range of webinars for older adults and older adult ministry leaders.

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Older Adult Webinars
August 28, 2015

What Shall I Read Second?

By Will Randolph

With our children and grandchildren headed back to school, now is the perfect time to spend time with our own […]

Book Review
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March 10, 2015

What Shall I Read First?

By Will Randolph

One of the frequent questions I am asked by church leaders is, “What is the one book I should […]

Article
Recommended
March 10, 2015

What Shall I Read First?

By Will Randolph

One of the frequent questions I am asked by church leaders is, “What is the one book I should […]

Article
Recommended
January 27, 2015

Webinars – A Convenient Way to Learn!

Discipleship Ministries offers a wide range of webinars for older adults and older adult ministry leaders.

Article
Older Adult Webinars
January 5, 2016

Why Older Adult Ministry NOW?

Rev. Dr. William Randolph from the Office of Aging and Older Adult Ministry and Barbara Bruce, a national workshop leader […]

Webinar
Older Adult Webinars
December 8, 2015

Dementia Care for Churches

This webinar is designed to be an introduction into the ways the church can respond to the needs of dementia […]

Webinar
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November 4, 2015

The S.A.G.E. Newsletter (Fall 2015)

The Fall 2015 S.A.G.E. newsletter addresses caregiver support. It offers specifics about programs where church leaders […]

PDF
SAGE Newsletter
October 23, 2015

First UMC’s Oasis Offers Caregivers a Day Off (Romans 12, Issue 252)

By William Randolph

Are there people who suffer from dementia, Alzheimer’s, or other cognitive impairments in your congregation or parish? Who […]

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Caregivers & Caregiving
October 13, 2015

Best Intergenerational Practices

Award winning Christian educator and author on aging, Barbara Bruce, will be on hand to cover latest theories, review print […]

Webinar
Older Adult Webinars
October 5, 2015

C.O.A.C.H. — Connecting Older Adults in Collaborative (Retirement) Help

Retirement is an often-overlooked opportunity for faith formation and older-adult learning. It is a huge point of transition for baby […]

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Issues Facing Older Adults
October 2, 2015

Tell Me Your Story: How to Write Your Spiritual Memoir

By The Rev. Dr. William B. Randolph

For many people, the idea of writing their life story is a daunting and overwhelming task. Whatever the method […]

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October 2, 2015

So You Want to Write Your Story: Do’s and Don’ts for Older Adults Writing their Spiritual Memoirs

By The Rev. Dr. William B Randolph

An introduction to writing your spiritual autobiography for Older Adults

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