Category Archives: Sage-ing

Sage-ing may be thought of as conscious aging, positive aging, vital aging, spiritual eldering or active aging.

It is a way to live the second half of your life that is joyful, fulfilling and meaningful.

A Definition Of Spritualtiy

Nancy Gordon is the Director of California Lutheran Homes Center for Spirituality and Aging. She is also a member of NAFOSA. I’m sharing with you an article from her website because I think it is valuable in understanding NAFOSA’s perspective … Continue reading

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Collaborators Sought for Forgiveness Guide

Dangerous Medicine – an inter-generational novel about love, religion, forgiveness and terrorism – will be published in the fall of 2016.  It will be accompanied by a discussion guide for use in book clubs and faith-based education programs, tentatively titled: Finding More Love: … Continue reading

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The Wellness Puzzle

Would you like less stress, deeper peace or better health for yourself?  …or a loved one? To begin, take a look at the Wellness Puzzle.  No matter what piece you start with,  you’ll find a free Action Guide, video or story that … Continue reading

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The Mature Mind – Kairos Alive!

Dr. Gene Cohen, a former Director of the National Institute of Health, was the author of The Mature Mind and The Creative Age said that we had become so focused upon the losses of aging that we had never studied … Continue reading

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Aging, Sage-ing and Sprituality

In this Action Guide, Pastor McCaffrey defines Sage-ing and it’s relationship to successful aging and an ever deepening spirituality.

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The Need for OAM – Powerpoints

Please view these Powerponts for useful information about the need for Older Adult Ministry. Older Adults in the Congregation A Boon or THE CHURCH, THE BIBLE AND AGING

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The National Forum on Spirituality and Aging

Welcome to the National Forum on Spirituality and Aging (NAFOSA). We encourage you to: think out loud about aging churches and our aging society talk about what’s working and not working in ministry to, with, by, and for people in the … Continue reading

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