Resolution on the Ministry of Caregiving in Relation to Older Adults

This resolution approved by the 213th General Assembly (2001) explores what the ministry of care giving means as the population rapidly ages, especially for those with debilitating and/or fatal illnesses. Recognizing those in our congregations and in the surrounding communities our congregations serve will increasingly need care giving, the resolution makes an urgent call to begin now to develop ways to meet those needs. The church can play a vital role in developing models that provide care giving to all who are in need.

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