Caring for the Elderly

“10 Ways to Honor the Elderly”

 

Last week we started a new sermon series on Caring for the Elderly with a focus on “God’s Concern for the Elderly.” In this morning’s lesson we’re going to consider “10 Ways to Honor the Elderly”

 

  1. Have a good attitude! – Leviticus 19:32;  Philippians 2:5-8 

 

 

  1. Give them your time – Matthew 14:13-14;  Luke 19:1-6

 

 

  1. Be a good listener – Proverbs 18:13;  Mark 10:46-52

 

 

  1. Show interest in their lives – Proverbs 20:5;  Philippians 2:3-4

 

 

  1. Ask them for advice – Proverbs 12:15;  19:20

 

 

  1. Remember events important to them – Mark 9:21;  John 1:47-50

 

 

  1. Express your appreciation for them – Philippians 1:3;  Colossians 1:3

 

 

  1. Share meals together – Luke 22:15;  Acts 2:46-47

 

 

  1. Have fun with them – Ephesians 5:19-20;  Proverbs 15:15;  17:22

 

 

   10)  Pray with them – James 5:13-16;  Matthew 18:19-20