Tag: Older Adult Ministries

May 03

For all young Believers and Dreamers

The gifts and graces of octogenarians have long been part of my life but frequently I see my younger classmates and professors eyes glaze over when I talk about the Baby Boomers that we will go out and be in Ministry with. This story tells us what it is like to be Eighty better than …

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May 31

It is Annual Conference Time !!!

Hello Upper New York Annual Conference United Methodists, and anyone living in the greater Syracuse area who is interested in the issues of Spirituality and Religion and those of us who might be old enough to carry and AARP card. (mine is not in the mail yet but I am sure they know where I …

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May 18

A BLOG FOR EVERYONE

http://alzheimersspeaks.com/ Why did I title this post “A BLOG FOR EVERYONE” ? Because everyone is most likely all of these four things a) afraid of getting this disease b) afraid of their loved one getting this disease c)knows someone with or finally d)knows someone who is caring for someone who has this disease. If you know me by …

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Apr 27

How old is too old to join the clergy? – UMC.org

How old is too old to join the clergy? – UMC.org. My thoughts on the topic have also been submitted to the comment section of the UMC.org site. I think we need to be discussing much more than just ageism.  Is it not true that there are more second career Elders and Deacons who are …

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