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A Distinctly Different Welcome

This past Thursday, I had the chance to sit with some members of our church plant leadership team and discuss some upcoming events.  Our church plant is in its very beginning stages, so things like “kids ministry” and “family ministry” don’t really exist in more traditional formats.   738 more words

Family Ministry

When Church is Optional

I recently heard a speaker refer to the “Nones” as the “new atheist.”  I quickly leaned over to my husband and said, “No, that’s wrong. They aren’t atheist. 1,202 more words

Family Ministry

GapSummit 2018 - The World’s First Global and Intergenerational Leadership Summit in Biotechnology

The global bio-economy is growing steadily as it develops new business models and technologies. However, it faces challenges in investment, government policy and research commercialization that could make or break the future industry. 598 more words

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Singapore's first inter-generational playground, childcare centre in a nursing home launched

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

SINGAPORE – Nursing homes are for the elderly and the frail. Yet, St Joseph’s Home at Jurong West is introducing a new curriculum whereby the old live and play alongside the young. 666 more words

Current Affairs

St Joseph's Home opens Singapore's first childcare centre in nursing home

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

SINGAPORE: The sound of children playing and laughing is not something that is commonly associated with nursing homes.

But St Joseph’s Home is changing that. 358 more words

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Something Great to Imitate

“Oh how cute!”

That was my first thought as I saw a young boy, probably three or four, walking behind an adult man, presumably his father, down the street the other day.

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It's Time to Go Back (to School, that is)

We are starting back to school tomorrow and we are not alone!  In many places around the country, schools are gearing up to re-start sometime in the next month. 1,196 more words

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