but gray hair gives prestige to old age.
The Aging Population . 1
People of faith need a framework to understand retirement. There is a common term used in our culture regarding the unprecedented growth of people over 55: the great tsunami. But tsunamis are destructive and leave devastation in their wake....
The Aging Population . 2
Consequently, you are no longer foreigners and strangers, but fellow citizens with God’s people and also members of his household, 20 built on the foundation of the apostles and prophets, with Christ Jesus himself as the chief...
Myths of Retirement
I know how great this makes you feel, even though you have to put up with every kind of aggravation in the meantime. Pure gold put in the fire comes out of it proved pure; genuine faith put through this suffering comes out proved...
Again he said, “What shall we say the kingdom of God is like, or what parable shall we use to describe it? 31 It is like a mustard seed, which is the smallest of all seeds on earth. 32 Yet when planted, it grows and becomes the largest...
Aging & The Spiritual Journey
Therefore we do not lose heart. Though outwardly we are wasting away, yet inwardly we are being renewed day by day....
Factors for Healthy Aging
Let the peace of Christ keep you in tune with each other, in step with each other. None of this going off and doing your own thing. And cultivate thankfulness. Let the Word of Christ—the Message—have the run of the house. Give it...
Ideals for Healthy Aging . 1
I eagerly expect and hope that I will in no way be ashamed, but will have sufficient courage so that now as always Christ will be exalted in my body, whether by life or by death....
Ideals for Healthy Aging . 2
Because of the extravagance of those revelations, and so I wouldn’t get a big head, I was given the gift of a handicap to keep me in constant touch with my limitations. Satan’s angel did his best to get me down; what he in fact did was...
Church and Retirement . 1
24 And let us consider how we may spur one another on toward love and good deeds, 25 not giving up meeting together, as some are in the habit of doing, but encouraging one another—and all the more as you see the Day approaching....
Church and Retirement . 2
“One generation shall commend your works to another, and shall declare your mighty acts.” Psalm 145:4...
About Paul Pearce
Paul Pearce is currently involved as the director of the Centre for Healthy Aging Transitions (CHAT), which is an emerging ministry of the Carey Institute in Vancouver. CHAT offers seminars, resources and other consultation opportunities to address the challenges and opportunities presented by an unprecedented growth in the older adult demographic, as a result of the aging boomer generation.
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