This is a quick listing of ministry ideas for churches to stay connected to their senior adults and involve members of all ages. All the ideas are screen free and easily adaptable to various settings.
Sample sermon, hymns, liturgical materials, stories about Self-Development of People funded community partners and other helpful material.
The UKirk Collegiate Ministries Association builds connections with colleges students at over 200 campuses. This resource provides ways for churches and faith communities to connect with the campus ministry leaders and students in local communities.
Membership with APCE (Association of Presbyterian Church Educators) includes access to resources, webinars, Cohorts, enews, support and so much more as shared in this resource.
2021 Celebrate the Gifts of Women Bulletin Cover
The resource includes a worship service with a call to worship, prayer of confession, an assurance of pardon, suggested hymns and scripture readings, a sermon starter and a litany of thanksgiving and loving leaders. The Celebrate the Gifts materials are available for download and printed copies.
The resource includes a worship service with a call to worship, prayer of confession, an assurance of pardon, suggested hymns and scripture readings, a sermon starter and a litany of thanksgiving and loving leaders.
Older adults are particularly vulnerable to mental health concerns because of a number of factors: loss of independence, loss of a job, loss of a home, loss of a spouse or physical illness. Faith communities are uniquely positioned to provide spiritual and emotional support for older adults experiencing challenging times. This resource provides background information and resources.
Fred Rogers was an ordained minister of word and sacrament for the PC(USA) and is a notable public figure whose work around peace and reconciliation are worth remembering. Rogers was also a pioneer in the world of Christian education and formation of young children. March 20th was his birthday and the day that the PC(USA) has chosen to highlight all we can learn from his work. This QuickSheet is a compilation of ideas and resources for faith communities to engage in this emphasis day.
The handbook is the most recent version, dated 2021. This Handbook is provided to assist Christian educators to become: