Senior Adults

Alabama News | Feb. 25 2016

Henry to retire after more than 30 years in ministry

Jerry Henry’s ministry journey began when he returned from Army service in Vietnam. “When I came back my wife had answers to things... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Feb. 11 2016

Age doesn’t stop Bigbee Association church member from setting example

As Don Wallace was on his way to Cuba Baptist Church to speak as a Gideon one Sunday morning in October 2015, he experienced a traffic challenge.... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Dec. 14 2015

Faith and Family: Aging well as a baby boomer — Evaluating faith, relationships, health vital as boomers move to next stage of life

Baby boomers are defined as those born between 1946 and 1964. As these adults who are now in their 50s and 60s move into their 70s and 80s, they... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jun. 11 2015

Mission:Dignity buoys retired pastors, widows

Virginia Pangle summed up what Mission:Dignity means to a pastor’s widow like herself. “I don’t have to worry about being cold,... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Apr. 23 2015

Ministry Tips — Are we the older women?

Women’s Minister The Church at Brook Hills, Birmingham As I reached a milestone birthday last year I felt compelled to speak to my generation... [READ MORE]

Senior Adults | Jul. 17 2014

Someone You Should Know — Kenneth Stinson

Calcedonia Baptist Church, Centre Cherokee Baptist Association   Favorite Verses: John 3:16; John 11:35; John 14   Favorite Hymns: “Amazing... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jun. 26 2014

Nearly 4 million older Americans go hungry each day, analysis shows

The economic crash of 2008 has had many lasting consequences, but perhaps one of the most alarming is the steady increase in the number of American... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jun. 12 2014

Moviegoers want more faith-based films, LifeWay study shows

Hollywood’s “year of the Bible movie” continues to drive sales at the box office in 2014, according to a study by LifeWay Research.... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | May. 15 2014

Evangelism Conference challenges about 600 senior adults to be creative fishermen

Shortly after taking the stage at the 2014 Senior Adult Evangelism Conference, Harper Shannon admitted to the audience that a particular sermon... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 16 2014

Faith and Family — Grandparents parenting grandchildren: Facing emotional, physical, financial realities of new role

Second time around… Thomas and Sarah thought they would spend their retirement traveling, serving more at church and spoiling their five... [READ MORE]