Jump to important news about upcoming videos! For the fourth week of Lent, the video worship service theme is prayer. This nondenominational church service is suitable for older adults with Alzheimer's and other dementias and includes lots of classic hymns and familiar forms, including the Lord's Prayer (Our Father). Watch the 46-minute church service on … Continue reading Dementia-friendly church service: Prayer (Lent, week 4)
Thanks to suggestions from my readers, I've just posted a few new tools on my Resources page: Prayers, both well-established prayers and in-the-moment scripts, to help you pray with and for an elder with dementia.Favorite scriptures you can read to elders with dementia to offer hope and comfort.A how-to guide for offering the sacrament of … Continue reading Common prayers, Bible verses, and Communion for elders with dementia
A new Bible study for elders with Alzheimer's and other dementias, with a focus on the National Day of Prayer (first Thursday in May).
Yesterday a reader asked if I had a dementia-friendly Bible study on the Lord's Prayer ("Our Father, who art in heaven..."). Surprisingly, I didn't! But I knew I had some notes on the subject from one of my Lenten worship services. So I took those notes and turned them into this Bible study on the … Continue reading New dementia-friendly Bible study: The Lord’s Prayer