Aging Archives - Seedbed

Today's Friday video features Dr. J Ellsworth Kalas explaining how Methodism can do better by the people we serve. God wants better men and women, not methods.

Today, we interrupt our regularly scheduled weekly breather to honor one who has paved the way for many to be saved, many to be healed, and many to be discipled. In light of Sunday being All Saints' Day, we would like to take a moment and tell you about one of those saints. With this post, we begin our Legacy of Faith series.

What is the key to vibrant life and spirituality during the long years of life? In the first installment of the Soul Care Collective's Aging and Spirituality Video Series, Dr. Ellsworth Kalas shares his secret to aging gracefully: growing older without having to grow old.

How can grandparents pour into the spiritual life of their grandchildren and great-grandchildren? Dr. Donald Joy shares wisdom on early childhood development and how you can help children grow in love and in the Lord.

Should we have kids' programs at church, or should they be a part of a corporate worship service on Sunday morning? Many churches have alternative worship services for children during the adults' worship service. Is this healthy for the children and for the congregation? Cathy Stonehouse discusses the relevance of having a truly corporate worship service that includes children.

Today's Aging and Spirituality post features Dr. Ellsworth Kalas, who shares with us some wisdom on preparing for retirement.

Today, the Soul Care Collective presents our weekly Aging and Spirituality video, featuring Dr. Don Demaray's thoughts on retirement and the theology of tea.

It is difficult to come to terms with aging in our anti-aging culture. Media and society promote youth. Kathy Milans shares her own key to celebrating a healthy (and mature) body and sound mind.

How does the family system operate, and what happens when it doesn't work the way it should? In today's Soul Care Collective Aging and Spirituality Video, Dr. Don Joy explains how crucial the family system is in the development of a person's emotional life, and what the consequences are when the family system is dysfunctional.

Dr. Don Demaray talks lightheartedly about non-retirement, writing, needing people, and his new-found love of dogs.

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