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Ministering to the aging

Bartholomew J. Laurello

Ministering to the aging

every Christian"s call

by Bartholomew J. Laurello

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Published by Paulist Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Church work with older people.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBartholomew J. Laurello ; [photo credits, Robert Beckhard ... et al. ; cover photo, Rick Smolan].
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV4435 .L38
    The Physical Object
    Pagination88 p. :
    Number of Pages88
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4436827M
    LC Control Number79090992

    And yet, sisters have not lost hope in religious life or in Christ's promises for the church. Does your community minister to those who are homeless or lack adequate shelter? Remind your loved one that sometimes you'll both need to compromise on certain issues. If your loved one doesn't want to discuss the topic the first time you bring it up, try again later.

    You may find it very useful. How was something on her feet going to help her brain? For decades, I have heard remarks about sisters' "easy" lives: job and retirement security, just having to pray, free summers and vacations, no responsibilities for children or finances. Healing Takes Time is filled with 52 meditations and reflections to help people experiencing loss start a journey of healing. Starting with research and design at the University of Pennsylvania and my architectural office, HWKN, I tasked students, faculty, architects, and researchers to come up with new and progressive ideas that could make aging a fulfilling process.

    So there sets in a compressed awareness, and with it comes depression: you have no past, you have no future, and the present is very bleak. I am the Lord. As someone with a sister and two sisters-in-law, I found the book most useful as a sort of post-mortem meditation on gender. To provide seniors with opportunities for fellowship with one another. What causes resistance to care? Tips to Help You Prepare to Minister Take time to read around the subject and understand those you are ministering to.


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It was one of the first books I read that discussed spiritual aging from a broad perspective. He has reframed this time of life in terms of mental, physical, emotional, social and spiritual growth.

Try to include a lot of time for personal one on one discussion either before the ministry session or after the session. Avoid fighting with your loved one about minor issues related to his or her care.

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Sisters finally have longer periods to pray, instead of "spirituality Ministering to the aging book the run. First, the local church has a responsibility to evangelize them. What else can be done? As a reality check, let me use my own life: I rose athaving slept in the dormitory with homesick resident students who cried during the night, or slept in my classroom or small office on a rollaway bed.

Now dramatic changes are needed in formation. There arefalls each year that lead to broken hips. Yes, Elders can be instrumental in that. Describe care in a positive way. Does your community minister to those who are homeless or lack adequate shelter?

These tools have one thing in common: you work with your spirit, with your inner awareness, with your intuition. Curious about my future, I started researching aging. He leaves us with a sense of exhilaration and possibility for inner change and the change we can make in the world.

Read this book and strengthen your hope. Phelps, Eliza R. You will be working in an area where there is great need, however ministering to the elderly is different and calls for different skills and focus. The principles come from personal experience, research, and helping people age successfully.

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Traumas of a lifetime can manifest as PTSD in aging sisters

Talk about a home care provider as a friend. A must—have, fresh, new resource for churches who truly desire to effectively reach everyone in their community.

What causes resistance to care? During "free summers," I supervised students at summer camp for six to eight weeks, made an eight-day retreat, and occasionally taught CCD Ministering to the aging book.

If your loved one has trouble understanding you, simplify your explanations and the decisions you expect him or her to make.

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