The second annual North American Lutheran Church Senior Adult Ministry Conference will be held on October 30-31 at Reformation Lutheran Church, Culpeper, Virginia. It will begin at 8:00am on October 30 and conclude at Noon on October 31. Topics covered will include: renewing the congregation through older adults, developing a discipleship centered senior adult ministry, compelling mature adults to follow the call to service, and incorporating an inter-generational ministry into the life of the local church. The event will also include workshops and break-out sessions. Continue reading “Senior Ministry Conference 2018”
Retirement can mean different things to different people. It may mean working for some, and not working for others. It may mean spending time with the grandchildren or taking trips. It may mean finally having the time to serve, or focusing on new paths and career opportunities. Continue reading “Scriptural Retirement – Serving and Sharing Jesus”
The final installment of this webinar series takes place on Tuesday, April 3rd at 11 am EST. For details, and the announcement of a new resource, please visit: Webinar Registration.
The local congregation is “graying” at a rapid rate. Over 10,000 people each day are turning 65 years of age. Instead of lamenting the “aging of the church,” we need to embrace it and help older adults grow in their discipleship of Jesus. Continue reading “Renewing and Reviving The Aging Church”
By Pastor Brad Hales
Intergenerational ministry, using your gifts to further the kingdom, and learning the basics of starting a senior ministry in the local church were just a few of the topics covered at the NALC’s first Senior Adult Ministry Conference Oct. 17-18 at Reformation Lutheran Church in Culpeper, Va. Continue reading “Senior Adult Ministry Conference”