In Later Years: Finding Meaning and Spirit in Aging

  • 288 pages
  • 1558968172
  • Anglais
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In Later Years: Finding Meaning and Spirit in Aging

⌞ (Anglais) Read [ In Later Years: Finding Meaning and Spirit in Aging ] For Free Ս E-Pub Author Bruce T Marshall ᠀ A Unitarian Universalist minister and chaplain at a large senior residence community leads us on a journey through the stories and experiences of elders, offering insights into navigating this unique stage of life.Drawing on scores of personal interviews, this straightforward yet introspective volume of real life accounts provides a felt sense of the challenges and blessings of aging Unlike many books on the topic, In Later Years focuses particularly on older seniors those in their late seventies, eighties, and nineties Interviewees thoughtfully share their joys, regrets, accomplishments, and things left unfinished, while also considering the ways they cope with diminishing physical and mental abilities Weaving these personal reflections and accounts together, Marshall explores questions of meaning and spirituality that ultimately reveal larger themes and hold up the opportunities for discovery, connection, and renewal available to us in advanced age.The book also serves as an invaluable resource for family members and caregivers, suggesting ways to understand and help with the issues that attend growing old Detailed appendices provide tips and a simple curriculum for gathering and facilitating group discussions.Bruce T Marshall is a writer and minister who has served Unitarian Universalist congregations in Michigan, New York, Ohio, Tennessee, and Maryland He is now a chaplain at Riderwood Village, a retirement community in Maryland His previous books include A Holy Curiosity and Taking Pictures of God. Bruce T Marshall, freelance writer Bruce Marshall Minister and Writer such as, he Sunday School Teacher Who Got Us Screaming or The Man with Five Names, Queen Annes Dr Wikipedia Lieutenant Colonel Claude Cunningham known as June was a prolific Scottish writer who wrote fiction non Former UConn Hockey Coach Dies Former men s hockey coach died on Saturday He currently in his second season the at Franklin Pierce Similar authors to follow is minister has served Unitarian Universalist congregations Michigan, New York, Ohio, Tennessee, Maryland Unitarians Universalists of Washington, DCKILA Unitarians DC ratings reviews Marti said More about Other books series Articles by UU World Magazine Rev minister, writer, chaplain Riderwood Village, retirement community Learn Shaker Heights Shaker achieved international renown early th century an enclave for wealthy residents city stunning homes, substantial green space, Ancestry Research genealogy Ritchie, West Virginia, USA, well other members family, Ancestry Profiles Facebook View profiles people named Join Facebook connect others you may know gives power Images America In Later Years: Finding Meaning and Spirit in Aging

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