Golden Disciples - Food for Thought
Scripture of the Month
If anyone is in Christ, there is a NEW creation: everything old has passed away; see, everything has become NEW! (2 Corinthians 5:19)
Prayer of the Month
God of our NEW beginnings, help us to trust you. When there are endings for us, help us trust you to be with us and to show us NEW things. Amen.
Thought for the Month
In our endings and in our NEW beginnings, God is present, loving us and making our lives NEW.
Senior Ministry Tip
Share these treasures along the way each day: Deeds of Love & Kindness, thoughtful
Words, and your warm Smile, and then feel yourself RENEWED!
Older Adult Recognition Day
If you missed recognizing older adults service and mission work in your congregation this May, put this on your local church calendar this June or sometime later in the year. This year’s theme is: Never too Old to Play!
2012 Festival of Wisdom & Grace Retreat – July 30 to August 2, 2012
Regular Registration: $90 (After June 1)
Lodging reservations can be made at www.lakejunaluska.com/wisdom-and-grace or
by calling 1 (800) 222-4930. Theme: TRANSITION TO TRANSFORMATION.
Bishop William Morris, Episcopal Rep. SEJ/AOA Board; Marvin Cropsey, Editor
of Mature Years Magazine; and Jane Thibault, trained spiritual director, and author,
and member of the Kentucky Conference UMC, Older Adult Ministry Team.
Sponsored by Kentucky Conference Older Adult Ministry Team
THEME: NEW BEGINNINGS – THE GIFTS OF AGING
PURPOSE: To address the spiritual needs of the older adults in their affirmation of life in relationship with God, self, and community.
MISSION: Pray – Share – Listen – Love - Serve