Life at Metro 55 Plus
Ministry of Senior Adults
A Southern Baptist Association of Ministry Pastors and Coordinators.
Serving Metro churches that average 1500 or greater in attendance on Sundays.
America's Senior Adult population is growing. Metro Churches find unique challenges meeting the needs of our aging adults. Our ministers are ready for the challenge. We are a strong network of experts that specialize in the education, research, and ministry of Senior Adults.
Metro 55 Plus
Quarterly Meeting Schedule
Save the Date!
4pm EST- Oct 20 2020 (Tuesday) Zoom Quarterly Best practices meeting. Special Speaker former President Peggy Fulghum will be speaking on: The Grandparenting DO OVER – (The Christian Role of Grandparenting)
3pm EST - Jan 19 2021 (Tuesday) Zoom Quarterly Best practices meeting. Special Speaker: V.P. Scott Schulik will be speaking on: Generation Connections – Building relationships that breakdown the silos between generations.
3pm EST - Apr 19,20,21 – 2021 Atlanta Metro 55 Annual Conference.
Recent Guest Speakers:
Live via Webcast
Psychiatrist Timothy R. Jennings will be discussing: The God-Shaped Brain: How Changing Your View of God Transforms Your Life. In this talk you will discover how divergent views of God impact our physical and mental wellbeing and how to formulate a methodology for separately healthy and unhealthy beliefs.
Dr. Dave Gallagher will speak on Successful Aging Today. Dave is author and minister. He will offer advice in the area of caring, encouraging and communicating to our Senior Adults.
For more information, visit Dave's website at: www.agingsuccessfullytoday.com/
Attorney Kristen J. Ishihara will be discussing: Navigating the Legal Issues of Elder Care: How to be an Advocate for our Senior Population; Basic legal considerations and documents; Providing wisdom and guidance to families facing long term care, and Medicaid or Guardianships.
For more information, visit Kristen's website at: www.rossandshoalmire.com/
Liz Perraud of GenOn Ministries will discuss the difference between multigenerational and intergenerational ministry. Build on what you’re already doing as well as hear new ideas to bring generations together benefitting all. You’ll receive a visioning tool to help.
For more information, visit Liz's website at: www.genonministries.org/
Committed to Caring
The purpose of Metro 55 Plus is to promote professional growth, provide a network of friendship and support and to experience an annual conference dedicated to the enrichment of ministry to and through adults age 55 Plus in our local churches.
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Stand up in the presence of the aged, show respect for the elderly and revere your God. I am the LORD.