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:

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
Recommended
August 28, 2015

Are Cafés the Leading Edge of Older-Adult Ministry?

Cafe movement is a method for churches to assist older adults in having difficult discussions regarding areas like death, memory […]

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Issues Facing Older Adults
July 27, 2015

I Was Hungry and You Gave Me Something to Eat (Romans 12, Issue 239)

Where can you find Christ in your area by addressing the needs of those in your community?

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Consistent Concern for Inviting People to Christ
May 14, 2015

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

The S.A.G.E. Newsletter (Spring 2015) - This issue of The S.A.G.E contains articles about […]

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SAGE Newsletter
May 1, 2015

2015 Older Adult Recognition Day Resources

Older Adult Recognition Day may be observed any day in May.

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April 24, 2015

In Ministry with Boomers and Beyond…Aging and Ministry in the 21st Century

April 24-25, 2015, Lower UMC, Hartfield, VA

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April 23, 2015

Caregiving from the Heart: A Spirituality of Caregiving Live Call-In Seminar

Caregiving From the Heart: A Spirituality of Caregiving, Thursday, April 23, 2015, 1:30 to 12:45, Central Time. For all caregivers, whether […]

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March 31, 2015

Peer-to-Peer Learning (March 2015 iTeach)

Peer to Peer Learning is a valuable tool for reaching and teaching within your congregation.

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Leading Older Adult Ministry
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 […]

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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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December 8, 2015

Dementia Care for Churches

Tuesday, December 8, 2015, 9:00 a.m. Central Standard Time (10:00 Eastern).

Webinar
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October 13, 2015

Best Intergenerational Practices

Tuesday, October 13, 2015, 9:00 a.m. Central Standard Time (10:00 Eastern). Award winning Christian educator and author on aging, Barbara Bruce, […]

Webinar
Leading Older Adult Ministry
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
Recommended
August 28, 2015

Are Cafés the Leading Edge of Older-Adult Ministry?

Cafe movement is a method for churches to assist older adults in having difficult discussions regarding areas like death, memory […]

Article
Issues Facing Older Adults
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