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Older Adult Ministry A Guide for the Presbytery Committee by Miriam Dunson

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Published by Witherspoon Press .
Written in English


  • Christian Life - General,
  • Religion - Christian Life,
  • Church work with older people,
  • Membership,
  • Pastoral theology,
  • Presbyterian Church,
  • Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.),
  • Religion

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12201770M
ISBN 101571530452
ISBN 109781571530455

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Designing an Older Adult Ministry () by Richard H. Gentzler. Title: Designing an Older Adult Ministry By: Richard H. Gentzler Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 96 Vendor: Abingdon Press Publication Date: Dimensions: X X (inches) Weight: 6 ounces ISBN: ISBN Stock No: WWPages:   Overview Building on the success of Designing a Ministry by, with, and for Older Adults, author Rick Gentzler gives readers new ways to develop and strengthen ministries with older adults, providing: information about the needs and life issues of older adults tools to help congregations evaluate their current situation. Designing an Older Adult Ministry, Paperback by Gentzler, Richard H., Jr., ISBN , ISBN , Brand New, Free shipping in the US New ways to develop and strengthen ministries with older adults: information about the needs and life issues of older adults; tools to help congregations evaluate their current situation; models for ministry; and suggested resources. Purchase from Christian Book Distributors: Designing an Older Adult Ministry By Richard H. Gentzler, JR. / Discipleship Resources () Author Richard H. Gentzler, Jr., provides timely information on how to develop and strengthen ministries with older adults. Gentzler offers new information on the needs and life issues of older adults. Show More.

Adult Ministry Resources. Ministry Resources Category: Targeted People Groups Resources. Whether you teach an adult Sunday School class, lead a men's, women's, singles', or senior adult ministry, your objective should be to help them navigate life with God at the center. The following resources can help you in a variety of adult ministries. 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. POAMN is the Presbyterian Older Adult Ministries Network, a network of persons who are engaged in ministry with older adults. LEARN MORE. MEMBERSHIP. Open to anyone who is promoting, stimulating, developing and advocating for older adult ministry with congregations, presbyteries, synods or institutions and organizations related to older adult. Online Publications from Living Stream Ministry. Living Stream Ministry is pleased to provide the complete text of many of its ministry publications. We sincerely hope that the riches of Christ could be broadly sown throughout the earth through this channel for the benefit of all the Lord's children.

Therefore,not only does the church have to plan ministry for older adults(), maturing adults (75+), but also for middle adults () for their numbers are growing. As a result, the church must develop ministry ideas and ministry opportunities for three church groups.   Overview A companion to the author's earlier book Designing an Older Adult Ministry (Discipleship Resources, ), this book will provide new information and outline ways to develop and strengthen ministries by, with, and for older adults that can, and will, enhance the spiritual growth and well-being of people of all ages. The ministry presented here focuses on how we care for our elders and those at the end of life. It encourages continued ministry by older adults. The primary components of the ministry program are educational resources for members and developing lay people . Senior adults. Since research shows that senior adults are more at risk from COVID, many churches are tailoring ministry to serve them during this time. Church members are delivering groceries and other necessities to older adults and those who aren’t able to leave their homes.