Looking For Help?
Do you have a senior adults ministry in your church? If not, would you like to start one? Need training or resources? Middle District has a Senior Adult Team that would love to help! Just contact our Senior Adult Coordinator, Rev. Dorryce Ann Rudd, DorryceAnn.Rudd@branchs.org / 276-5000 or contact our office, email@example.com / 804-276-8481 for details.
Is Your Older Adult Ministry Effective?
In researching effective older adult ministries, I have found four ingredients that are usually common in such programs: 1) Service, 2) Outreach /Assimilation, 3) Christian Formation, and 4) Fellowship.
Below is a self-scoring inventory that will help you evaluate your senior adult ministry in each of these four areas. These items can also provide you with a “road map” to plan more effective ministry in the coming year. As you move the items below from the “No” column to the “Yes” column, you will experience marked growth and morale. Here are the instructions: [Read more…]