Discovering Our Spirituality through Memory Boxes
Discovering Our Spirituality through Memory Boxes

I often allude to memory boxes when talking or thinking about spirituality and aging. They were prominent in my presentation at the Abundant Living Conference at Camp Allen in the

Faith Formation Approaches for Mature Adults

This is the final post about ministry for mature adults inspired by the Seasons of Adult Faith Formation book, symposium, and special issue of Lifelong Faith Journal. Intergenerational ministry is

Midlife Adults: Engaging the midlife crisis
Midlife Adults: Engaging the midlife crisis

This post by Jim Merhaut is part of a series inspired by the Seasons of Adult Faith Formation book, symposium, and issue of Lifelong Faith Journal. You can read the whole issue here. The midlife crisis

Midlife Adults: Building trust
Midlife Adults: Building trust

This post by Jim Merhaut is part of a series inspired by the Seasons of Adult Faith Formation book, symposium, and issue of Lifelong Faith Journal. You can read the whole issue here. Building trust is

Faith Formation Themes for Mature Adults
Faith Formation Themes for Mature Adults

This is the second of four posts about ministry for mature adults inspired by the Seasons of Adult Faith Formation book, symposium, and special issue of Lifelong Faith Journal. Gary

Midlife Adults: Practicing tolerance, facing conflict
Midlife Adults: Practicing tolerance, facing conflict

This post by Jim Merhaut is part of a series inspired by the Seasons of Adult Faith Formation book, symposium, and issue of Lifelong Faith Journal. You can read the whole issue here. Generation X often

Older Adult Ministry for the Spirit
Older Adult Ministry for the Spirit

This fourth post about ministry for adults 75 and older is part of a series inspired by the Seasons of Adult Faith Formation book, symposium, and special issue of Lifelong

Older Adult Ministry for the Mind
Older Adult Ministry for the Mind

This third post about ministry for adults 75 and older is part of a series inspired by the Seasons of Adult Faith Formation book, symposium, and special issue of Lifelong

Older Adult Ministry for the Body
Older Adult Ministry for the Body

This second post about ministry for adults 75 and older is part of a series inspired by the Seasons of Adult Faith Formation book, symposium, and special issue of Lifelong

Blue Christmas: Responding to loss
Blue Christmas: Responding to loss

I began writing this commentary thinking of those who have experienced a significant loss in their lives: a loved one who is no longer present, an awaited birth that did