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Meet Tamara Prosper, author of "The Elders"

By Tamara Prosper

Ever since I can remember trying to navigate through grief, frustration, anxiety, anger and sometimes even joy, writing has been the compass that lead me to equilibrium. 525 more words


Church Elders Should be Willing to Serve in the Nursery

by John Ellis

As the book of Hebrews concludes, the sobering claim rings loudly that elders, “are keeping watch over your souls, as those who will give account” (Hebrews 13:17). 1,006 more words

Christian Life

The Secret to a Long Life

The Scottish centenarian, Susanna Mushatt Jones is the primary subject of this post.

We can learn so much from our elders.

She lived to be 116, and one of the secrets was to simply avoid men. 118 more words


Movies 50+ years ago. What do your elders remember?

The making of movies has been around for hundreds of years. Over the years movies has changed and was shaped into what we have today. To get a more personal viewpoint of movies from someone 50 years or older i asked my aunt Tonya Miller who is 51 years old and has watched many movies over her lifetime. 687 more words

Polycarp and Pastors Gone Awry

Sometime between AD 120 and 140, Polycarp wrote a letter to the Philippian church.  Polycarp was a disciple of the apostle John and was appointed the bishop of Smyrna (now Izmir, Turkey).  519 more words

Spiritual Growth

Valentine's Day worship service

In case you’re wondering what you can do for your elders to celebrate Valentine’s Day … I’ve got a service just for you.

The focus and theme, naturally, is love. 99 more words