This course is for anyone (lay or ordained) who is involved in, or looking to be involved in ministry and mission to older people.
A Sharnbrook Deanery Training Event. Course participants are welcome from Sharnbrook, Bedford and Biggleswade deaneries.
to support, enable and encourage this by:
• exploring attitudes to older people
• considering the varied needs of older people
• sharing practical ideas and examples of ministry and mission
• looking at available resources
Led by the Rev’d Jane Fox.
Jane has personal experience with older people in parish ministry in both urban and rural settings and hospital chaplaincy. She focussed on the spiritual care of older people on her sabbatical and wrote a training course for use in the Diocese.
She has delivered workshops on mission to older people at a Bishop’s Day Conference and a workshop for Readers on pastoral care of older people.
Coffee, tea & light refreshments
10.30am -12 noon
Workshop and discussion groups
Display of resources