Dementia-friendly church services for Holy Week: Palm Sunday, Good Friday, & Easter

For those of you making plans for Passion Week 2022 celebrations, here are this year's dementia-friendly nondenominational worship services for: Palm Sunday (April 10), the remembrance of Jesus riding into Jerusalem and the crowds laying down their cloaks and branches to honor him. Watch the 45-minute Palm Sunday worship service here.Good Friday (April 15), a … Continue reading Dementia-friendly church services for Holy Week: Palm Sunday, Good Friday, & Easter

NEW: Dementia-friendly Lent Devotions and Activities

After the enthusiastic response to my dementia-friendly Advent Devotions and Activities booklet, I decided to create something similar for Lent, which begins next week on Ash Wednesday. So here it is! Download the free, dementia-friendly Lent: Bible Devotions and Activities PDF here. In this packet, I've created short devotions that follow the same themes as … Continue reading NEW: Dementia-friendly Lent Devotions and Activities

Dementia-friendly church services: Palm Sunday, and a separate service on Lament (Grief)

I can hardly believe we're already at the beginning of Passion Week, the week leading up to Easter. This week's nondenominational worship service video is for Palm Sunday (March 28, 2021), the start of Passion Week, and focuses on what this particular remembrance means for people of the Christian faith. As always, it's designed for … Continue reading Dementia-friendly church services: Palm Sunday, and a separate service on Lament (Grief)

Palm Sunday and Good Friday worship services for elders with dementia

If you're a chaplain or activities director at a senior community -- or if you have a loved one who lives there -- you might want to check out two new Spiritual ElderCare worship services for Palm Sunday and Good Friday (yes, just under the wire!), suitable for people with Alzheimer's and dementia. This is the … Continue reading Palm Sunday and Good Friday worship services for elders with dementia