Tagged: seniors

Grandmother and granddaughter reading and smiling

From 0 to 99Bridging the Generational Divide

How many generations of worshippers do you see in your church on Sunday morning? You may not realize it, but most ministries serve individuals from six different generations. Think about it: The GI Generation, the Silent Generation, Baby Boomers, Generation X, Millennials, and Generation Z. Each generation of worshippers comes to church with its own…

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Want Volunteers? Invite Seniors to Serve

Picture the seniors who volunteer at your church. Is your first thought of the sweet grandmothers who stuff inserts in the bulletin? These volunteers are wonderful and valuable, but also picture these: The “elder statesmen/women” who serve in leadership positions and other roles of influence Retirees whose calendars are filled with travel, grandchildren, and other…

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