The Rev. Richard H. Gentzler Jr. is director of the Center on Aging & Older Adult Ministries for the General Board of Discipleship of the United Methodist Church. The center provides resources and training for leaders of midlife and older-adult ministries. He’s the author of numerous books, including The Graying of the Church and Aging: God’s Challenge to Church and […]
Read a Feb. 27, 2010, article from Kaiser Health News about a Catholic directive on end-of-life issues.
Feeding America and National Foundation to End Senior Hunger published a report in 2011 and reveals that the number of food insecure seniors above the age of 60 has more than doubled to 4.8 million from 2001 to 2011.
The Alzheimer’s Association has more than 80 local chapters, which can direct you to any of more than 4,000 support groups for families and patients dealing with Alzheimer’s or to local faith-related resources.
Christianity Today maintains a page linking to articles it’s done on Graham.
The New York Times maintains a collection of articles and links to resources about Graham.
Watch the video and read the transcript of Katie Couric’s June 2005 conversation with Graham about his last crusade, his legacy and the hardships of aging.
Read an Aug. 14, 2006, Newsweek article about Graham’s twilight years.
Read an April 1, 2010, Charlotte Observer story about a visit by Graham to the library that bears his name.