ISSUES Summer 2014

Summer 2014 Vol. 47, No. 3

Older Adults: Stewards of the Church's Future



  • “Reflections" by Rev. Dr. Brian L. Friedrich, President
  • “The Change of the Age" by Connie Beran
  • “I've Put in My Time!" by Matt Harwell
  • "Older Adulthood, A Time For..." by Shirley Bergman and Marvin Bergman


  • “You Can Rest Later: Older Adults--Stewards of God's Gifts" by Dr. Joel Biermann
  • “Older Stewards are the Future of the Church" by Rev. Barry Keurulainen
  • “Engaging Old-er Stewards in Investing for the Church's Future" by Dr. Charles S. Mueller, Sr.

Book Reviews

  • "A Vision for the Aging Church" reviewed by Cheryl Durheim
  • "Families and Faith: How Religion is Passed Down Across Generations" reviewed by Rev. David Lawrence Coe
  • "Joyfully Aging: A Christian's Guide" reviewed by Walter M. Schoedel
  • "Senior Adult Ministry Manual: A Ministry to and by Senior Adults" reviewed by Stan Fehlhafer
  • "Joy Boosters--120 Ways to Encourage Older Adults" reviewed by Bob Ewell