South Australian Jim Fenemore has just embarked on a brand new career in community capacity building after over forty years working as a photographer. His life-changing career shift is part of a trend that social researchers are terming ‘encore careers’ and it would not have happened without a learning experience that opened his eyes to new possibilities.
With the dramatic increase of people living until their 90s, the period of time between retirement age and end of life has become a new focus for employment, skills and learning.
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They still bear fruit in old age; they are ever full of sap and green, to declare that the Lord is upright; he is my rock, and there is no unrighteousness in him.” (Psalm -16, ESV)make up a sizable portion of the general population and an even larger portion of our churches. The prime spot for resourcing your older adult ministry would be GBOD's (now Discipleship Ministries) Center on Aging and Older Adult Ministries.
To say that they are not all the same is both a simple, yet profound, statement. This site is comprehensive and practical in scope, including information for the significant work of ministry with older adults.