As disciples of Jesus Christ, we are an open and inclusive congregation and welcome all persons into full participation.
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Join us for a cup of coffee before or after worship!
11:00 am. Worship service in the sanctuary
Bring the Family
Children of all ages are welcome, and we provide the following opportunities during worship service:
• Child care for infants to three-year-olds
• Sunday School for pre-Kindergarteners to sixth graders
SUCCESSFUL AGING AND COMPASSIONATE CAREGIVING
Saturday, November 17, 8:45 am – 12:30 pm
University United Methodist Church
Join us for a free half day workshop with author Dr. Ann Kaiser Stearns. Please RSVP through our Facebook event, on our Connection Card in the Sunday bulletins, email email@example.com, or call the church office (517) 351-7030.
9:00 – 10:40 am – Introduction, Keynote, with a Question and Answer / Discussion Session: RESISTING AGEIST STEREOTYPES AND AGING SUCCESSFULLY – “What Kind of an ‘Old Person Will I / Will You Become?”
11:00 – 12:30 – EMPOWERING INSIGHTS AND PRACTICAL SKILLS – “Caregiver Stress, Compassionate Caregiving, and Making Life Easier for Those Who Someday Will Care of Us”
Longtime Professor of Behavioral Science at the Community College of Baltimore County, Ann Kaiser Stearns, Ph.D., is the author of four books, including the national bestseller Living through Personal Crisis, published in seven languages. Dr. Stearns has received excellence in teaching awards from Maryland Psychological Association, Johns Hopkins University, and Loyola University Maryland. This will be Dr. Stearns’ first Michigan presentation on her fourth book, REDEFINING AGING – A Caregiver’s Guide to Living Your Best Life. The workshop will include a break with refreshments, and afterwards Dr. Stearns will greet audience members personally and sign books.