This podcast episode looks at the “graying” of our rural and small congregations (Episodes 3 and 6 are also related here). I discuss changing the perspective of how you do ministry when you have a predominately senior adult congregation. We look at not what seniors can’t do, but what they can do.
Links to things I mention in this episode:
The Rural Think Tank – http://ruralthinktank.com
Rethinking Your Retirement by John Piper – https://www.desiringgod.org/books/rethinking-retirement
The Graying of Rural America – https://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2016/06/the-graying-of-rural-america/485159/
About Workplace Chaplains – https://www.madetoflourish.org/resources/how-workplace-chaplains-are-changing-the-face-of-corporations/
Rural Youth Ministry 2nd Edition Book at Amazon – http://bit.do/rym2
Supporting this podcast – https://anchor.fm/ruralthinktank