Bereavement

Church Champion Story: Angels of Blessing

By Sally Bates | 21/02/2024

Faith in Later Life Church Champion Sally, is the Associate Minister at Frinton Free Church in Essex, and leads a vibrant seniors ministry there. Here she tells us more about…

Later Life and the Mission Field

By Alex Drew | 20/02/2024

Following my appearance on Episode 10 of London City Mission’s the Everyday Evangelism podcast on the same topic, I was invited to further explore the major gospel impact of older…

12th September 2024 – Discipleship that Sustains with David Price

By Faith in Later Life | 17/02/2024

David is a vicar on the south coast (in Poole, Dorset) and has been in pastoral ministry for 27 years. When he moved to Dorset in 2012, he saw with…

8th October 2024 – Church Champion Networking and Prayer Event

By Faith in Later Life | 17/02/2024

8th October 2024 – Church Champion Networking & Prayer  Event Our Church Champion Networking Events are opportunities for those with a ministry serving older people in their churches or communities…

18th July 2024 – Evangelism among older People with Ian Knox

By Tracey Vallance | 17/02/2024

Ian Knox, proudly our oldest Ambassador, has been a lifelong evangelist. Married to Ruth, with four married sons and ten grandchildren, he has allegedly “retired” to the lovely Northumbrian coastline.…

18th June 2024 – Church Champions Network & Prayer Session

By Faith in Later Life | 17/02/2024

Our Church Champion Networking Events are opportunities for those with a ministry serving older people in their churches or communities to share with and pray for one another. Our next  Church…

Past Event: Music & Dementia with Fi Costa

By Faith in Later Life | 17/02/2024

  In May 2024 we welcomed Dr Fiona Costa to lead our Church Champion event on the subject of Music and Dementia, during which she inspired us to use music…

50 and Fearful?

By Alex Drew | 08/02/2024

Well if I haven’t already been in ‘the second half’ for a while now, I’m definitely in it now! To some people, 50 is the proverbial ‘spring chicken’, but for…

Loneliness and Grief In Older Age

By Jane Woodward | 02/02/2024

In our first blog from AtaLoss, Executive Director, Jane Woodward shares some helpful thinking about the relationship between loneliness and grief in later life, and how to get good support.…

Is your town a good place to grow old?

By Peter Crumpler | 30/01/2024

Rev Peter Crumpler is associate minister at St Paul’s Church, Fleetville, St Albans. In his first blog for Faith in Later Life, Peter reflects on the challenges of later life…