The World Is Changing And So Are We:
Resources for Senior Adult Ministry
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Part I: Introduction: Why Do We Need A Senior Adult Week?
Part II: How Is the World Changing?
Part III: What Can We Expect in the Next Decade in Senior Adult Ministries?
Part IV: How Can a Congregation Plan Ahead for the Surging Population of Senior Adults?
Part V: What Can a Congregation Do About Financial Concerns?
Part VI: What Can a Congregation Do About Security Concerns?
Part VII: What Can a Congregation Do About the Need for Spiritual Growth?
Part VIII: Planning and Organizing Suggestions for Senior Adult Week
Part IX: Scripture, Hymns, Prayer and Sermon Topics for Senior Adult Week Worship
Part X: A Sample Sermon
Part XI: Developing a Ministry To, For and With Senior Adults in Your Congregation
Part XII: Suggestions for Visiting Home or Facility-bound Elderly
Part XIII: Resources
This Resource Packet is based on
Older Adult Week Planning Guide
Written by Miriam Dunson, Presbyterian Church, (U.S.A.)
100 Witherspoon St., Louisville, KY 40202-1396
Senior Adult Ministries
Synod of the Great Lakes, RCA
4500 60th St. SE Grand Rapids, MI 49512