International Day of Older People 2021 Resource

The United Nations has set October 1st as International Day of Older Persons. To help you celebrate your older people around this time, The Salvation Army have put together this resource. Each of us are on our own personal journey of ageing but this does not diminish the fact that with age comes wisdom and…

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Loneliness in Older People – Guidance

Written for Faith in Later Life by Professor Keith Brown and Karen Grimshaw, and endorsed by the All Party Parliamentary Group on Longevity, this guidance resource expertly sets the context of loneliness amongst older people (in the UK) as well as the work that Christian organisations are involved in in this area, and shares helpful…

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Prayer Week resource 2021

Faith in Later Life and Pilgrims’ Friend Society are marking our annual Prayer Week from 12th-18th September, after a particularly difficult year for older people and those that care for them. Use this resource to join us in praying for older people and the issues that impact them, and share it to encourage others to…

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Bible Reflections for Older People

Written by older people for older people, these reflections are designed to bring hope, assurance and sustenance, reminding the reader of the presence and love of God. In each issue are 40 Bible reflections and prayer suggestions to use and revisit as often as is needed. In the central section, Debbie Thrower of BRF’s Anna…

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Adventures in Narnia

Adventures in Narnia This fantastic resource comprises a series of interactive sessions for seniors, aiming to explain the truths of the gospel through The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by CS Lewis. This has been kindly shared with us by Christ Church Dunstable. https://faithinlaterlife.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/adventures-in-narnia.pdf

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Precious Memories- Dr Jennifer Bute

Dr Jennifer Bute is a former GP who retired early with early onset Alzheimer’s Disease. Since then it has become her passion to try and help people understand about it, and Jennifer believes that God has enabled her with a great opportunity, a God-given unexpected gift, in order that she might be able share her…

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God’s Word in God’s World

Presented in an A5 format, this hardback glossy photobook brings together Bible verses and photos from nature. Designed with older people in mind, it reminds the reader of the world they have experienced and of God’s creativity and faithfulness, supporting them as they continue in their journey of faith. Large print, thick pages and a…

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Doorstep and Garden Pop Rounds

This resource provides guidance and advice on how to befriend from a distance and safely socialise on doorsteps and garden during the pandemic. It highlights what to consider and the difference that befriending can make. This resource has been kindly shared with us by Time to Talk Befriending.

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