Older Adult Ministry Council, Los Altos CA The Older Adult Ministry Council of the California-Nevada Conference of the United Methodist Church surveyed 350 churches in their conference which resulted in a printed three-ring binder containing the best practices in Older Adult Ministry from 65 . As you plan for intentional older adult ministry, keep in mind that every older adult is a unique individual and one ministry idea does not meet all needs. Be sure to identify needs and plan ministry accordingly. Listed below are selected ministry ideas or “Best Practices” with older adults.
Best Practices in Older Adult Ministry Sunday, March 15, 2009 2pm – 5pm Guardian Angel Cathedral, Las Vegas, NV The Rev. Richard H. Gentzler, Jr., DMin Director, Center on Aging & Older Adult Ministries. General Board of Discipleship. The United Methodist Church. PO Box 340003, Nashville, TN 37203. Tel: 615-340-7173 or Toll free at 1-877-899-2780. May 16, 2016 · Dorothy Linthicum, a VTS instructor and program coordinator for the Center for the Ministry of Teaching (CMT), has studied and taught courses and workshops about older adult spirituality and ministry at the seminary, conferences, and dioceses. This article is a condensed version of Dorothy’s article from the Winter 2016 Episcopal Teacher.
We are currently accepting applications to speak at BPM 2020 through Sept. 20, 2019. We are also accepting exhibitor applications through Dec. 6, 2019. Apr 23, 2018 · Best Practices. Hanging Out. Week of April 23, 2018 | Posted on April 23, Becky Eldredge outlines the qualities to look for when seeking older adult leaders. Paul Jarzembowski outlines the need for young adult ministry to connect its members with the Church.