Senior Adults

Alabama News | Dec. 5 2013

What makes a good old age? ‘Pain-free’ doesn’t top list

People often say they want a good “quality of life” in their older years. “But we don’t know what that means to people,”... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Oct. 24 2013

Retirement centers provide home where senior adults ‘retain independence, purpose for life’

Ava Kee didn’t have many options. In fact, she really only had one. She slept in her car. Kee was in an abusive marriage and moved to a... [READ MORE]

Grief | Oct. 24 2013

Getting past guilt can be challenging, but regret can be dealt with, healed

Jordan was a star athlete in high school, skilled enough to earn a sports scholarship for college. However, during his college years an injury... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Oct. 24 2013

More than half of Christians say they still carry regret for wrong choices

Regret weighs down many Americans. According to a new study from LifeWay Research, almost half the country feels the weight of a bad choice from... [READ MORE]

College and Career | Oct. 14 2013

Baylor student gives life to stranger

Retired maintenance worker Bill Allison of Puxico, Mo., was diagnosed with stage-four leukemia just over two years ago and, being in his 60s,... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Oct. 10 2013

Alabama Baptists not immune to hunger issues; state Baptists can take lead in relief, advocacy

Jude was an Alabama Baptist preacher — a preacher who had no food. Severe health issues cost him his job. He couldn’t walk anymore.... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Sep. 19 2013

Montgomery Baptist’s act popular among senior adults

When Phillip Martin threw together a few songs for his 95-year-old cousin Mary Kate and her friends at a Montgomery nursing home, he never dreamed... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 29 2013

Retirees can finish life on spiritual ‘front lines,’ leave significant legacy

Attitudes about retirement vary widely. Some dread retirement because they see it as an end of their productive years. Others look forward to... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 29 2013

Ministers face different set of retirement hurdles, helps

Rodney Hagan has a better understanding than most about the financial challenges that those in ministry face. As a senior accountant with Kemp... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | May. 16 2013

Senior Adult Evangelism Conference inspires, challenges attendees

Each year, the Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions (SBOM) hosts its Senior Adult Evangelism Conference at churches in either Montgomery or... [READ MORE]