Older Adult Formation

Monday, July 8, 2013 - 13:50

I ran across the article, A Model For Community, in an email last week. I was particularly challenged by their ideas around skill development for community building. I would love to hear what you think. Post your comments below. ————————– A Model...

Friday, July 5, 2013 - 20:24

I know that only a few of us will have the opportunity to participate in the prayers for the people of South Sudan next Monday at Tillman Chapel. However, I hope that wherever you are at 9:15 am (EST) on Monday, July 8 you will join us in lifting...

Thursday, June 27, 2013 - 20:17

Summer can be a time when we see our families and children in church a bit less. Here are some good (and inexpensive) ideas from Candle Press on how to stay connected through the summer months: Build up your library of To Go units. Pick and choose...

Wednesday, June 19, 2013 - 12:19

On sale for $19.95, this 56-page Stewardship Sourcebook from Parish Publishing can be a resource to help your faith community start and maintain a multi-year stewardship plan. Appropriate for any size church, this book includes a wealth of...

Tuesday, June 18, 2013 - 18:11

This Thursday, June 20th, is World Refugee Day. Did you know that RIGHT NOW there are over 43.7 million refugees and internally displaced people around the world? This Thursday (or any day, really) would be a great day for you to find out how your...

Thursday, June 13, 2013 - 09:52

Today I so pleased to welcome Genelda Woggon from St. Mary’s Episcopal Church in Asheville, NC, as my guest blogger. It has been my honor over the course of the years to know Genelda and witness her passion for ministry first-hand. I am confident...

Tuesday, June 11, 2013 - 18:54

Well, I missed National Barefoot Week (who knew there was a National Barefoot Week?) but nonetheless, I believe you will enjoy this blog post by my friend Genelda Woggon from St. Mary’s Episcopal Church in Asheville, NC. It is reprinted with...

Wednesday, June 5, 2013 - 17:17

Have you made your mark with any of the Five Marks of Mission? Why not share your success with the rest of the church? The Episcopal Church Office of Communication is asking you to create and share videos of local ministry and work in action as...

Thursday, May 30, 2013 - 12:26

The Episcopal Church Older Adult Ministries Task Force is the focus of this last video honoring Older Americans Month. The Task Force was formed through GC 2009-D004. Watch the video to hear participants describe the ministry of the Task Force...

Wednesday, May 29, 2013 - 13:47

This video asks the questions: Aging is Changing but are your perceptions of aging changing? What stereotypes and myths about aging do you have? Share your thoughts in the comments below.

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