EncourAGING & Equipping Congregations for Older Adult Ministry

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Practical solutions – that is our goal.

Whether you are a leader in a congregation or an individual looking for personal resources, ALOA’s here to support you with practical help in areas of ministry areas that affect the lives of older adults. Start with Congregational Help or explore Key Resources to find out more.

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Help us celebrate ALOA’s
30 years of ministry!

“Never enough” thinking can negatively impact our health, relationships, and everyday experiences. It can also stand in the way of our ability to celebrate each other and ourselves for who we are and the many wonderful gifts we have. We offer 10 strategies consider. Read more.


The very first issue of ALOA’s newsletter was published in January, 1993. Take a glimpse of what ALOA looked like or take a trip down memory lane. Read it here


Title of ALOA-POAMN Chicago conference

February 8, 2022
Downtown Chicago
We’ll focus on turning Discipleship into Relationship in an interactive collaboration with POAMN.
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February 26, 2022
Temple Terrace, Florida
Join us for a day of inspiring speakers, workshops and more.
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Travel with ALOA to Italy & Oberammergau
Sept. 20 – 30, 2022
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Thought leaders discuss specific topics meaningful to older adult ministry leaders and individuals. Find out more, see what’s upcoming and check out our archive of past webinar topics and resources.

The Friendship Bench –  A senior ministry initiative that was sparked by a story of a senior ministry in Zimbabwe that turned elderly women into “community grandmothers” that had dramatic results.  Read more.

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Pass on the faith by recording a video testimony of your faith and life story. Check out our “how to” for creating a Faith Stories™ video of your own and find ideas to encourage others to share their Faith Story.

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