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Senior Adult Ministry

Resources for Senior Adults


Looking for great resources for senior adults? Here's a list of what we recommend. Some are available for loan from our office.

  • Designing an Older Adult Ministry
    Richard Gentzler
    Discipleship Resources, 1999
  • Catch the Age Wave
    Win Arn and Charles Arn
    Beacon Hill Press, 1999
  • Forward Together: A New Vision for Senior Adult Ministry
    John G. Johnston
    LifeWay Press, 1998
  • Understanding the Senior Adult: A Tool for Wholistic Ministry
    Lois D. Knutson
    Alban Institute, 1999
  • Engaging in Ministry with Older Adults
    Dosia Carlson
    Alban Institue, 1997
  • The Bible Answers Senior Adult Questions
    Elmer L. Gray
    Broadman Press, 1991
  • Caring For Your Aging Parents: When Love is Not Enough
    Barbara Deane
    NavPress, 1989
  • Laws and Programs for Older Kentuckians
    Kentucky Bar Association & University of Kentucky
    Fourth edition, 2000-2001
  • God's Promises For Your Senior Years: All God's Promises for Comfort, Hope, Strength and Courage
    Harold and Luci Shaw
  • Senior Adult Ministry in the 21st Century: Step-by-step Strategies for Reaching People Over 50
    Dr. David P. Gallagher