Dementia-friendly church service: Water and baptism

Following the traditional church calendar, this week's nondenominational church service for seniors is on the theme of baptism and water. As usual, the theme and format are designed for elders with Alzheimer's and other dementias -- but also as usual, the worship service is suitable for anyone. It's a welcome reminder of the refreshment and … Continue reading Dementia-friendly church service: Water and baptism

Dementia-friendly worship service: Epiphany (Gifts)

For the final service of the Advent season, this week's nondenominational worship service video celebrates the Feast of Epiphany. Epiphany is a remembrance of the three wise men who followed the star to find the newborn Jesus and present him with their gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh. In this 47-minute video church service, suitable … Continue reading Dementia-friendly worship service: Epiphany (Gifts)

Two dementia-friendly worship services! Advent #4 (Peace) and Christmas Eve

For the fourth week of Advent, the theme is Peace ... something humanity always needs, inside and out. Here is my nondenominational church service video on Peace. Watch the 47-minute Advent service on Peace here. By the way: In this service, I read part of the beautiful poem "Amazing Peace: A Christmas Poem," by Maya … Continue reading Two dementia-friendly worship services! Advent #4 (Peace) and Christmas Eve