The Older Adult Ministry provides numerous programs and activities for adults aged 50 and up in the areas of advocacy, coordination of resources, program sponsorship, personal care and relationships, spiritual nurture, growth and fellowship.

Grace Arbor

Grace Arbor is a faith-based congregational respite program for older adults with memory impairment. Our mission is to meet the social and emotional needs of these seniors as well as their caregivers.

  • Meets four days a week: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
  • From 10:00 a.m. — 3:00 p.m.
  • In Rooms 121-123 on the first floor of the church
Our program offers interactive social activities that stimulate and enhance the quality of life of the participants. Activities include:
  • Morning devotions with hymn singing
  • Armchair exercises and games
  • Gardening
  • Art
  • Pet therapy
  • Sing-alongs
  • Service projects
  • Inter-generational activities with the preschool
  • Community entertainment

For more information, read our Grace Arbor Brochure.

Very Special People

Very Special People (VSP) is a group of adults, 55 and older, who get together for entertainment, lunch and fellowship each month.

VSP is open to both church members and members of the community, and it’s a great way to socialize and have some fun.

This group meets from 11:00 to 1:00 in the theater at Garden Plaza, 230 Collins Industrial Blvd, Lawrenceville, GA 30043

Our next meeting is August 24, 2018, The Gwinnett County Fire Department will share with us some home safety tips and home monitors

The remaining 2018 meeting dates are:

September 28th – Bingo

October 26th –  Music by Dottie Blais & Peggy Shivers

November 16th – TBA

December 14th – TBA

Come join us and have a good time.

AARP Driver Safety

The church regularly hosts AARP Driver Safety courses.

Our next AARP Driver Safety class is July 12, 2018 from 9:00 to 4:00. You are asked to bring a sack lunch.

Fees are $15.00 for AARP Members (bring your card) and $20.00 for Non-AARP Members. Payable on the day of the class.

You’ll receive a certificate upon successful completion of the course which may entitle you to a discount on your auto insurance.

Contact Steve Burns at 770-963-0386 ext 157 to register.

 

AARP Tax Preparation

The church provides space for AARP Tax Preparers to assist with your taxes. Check back in January for the 2018 tax year schedule

Contact

  • For more information on Grace Arbor, contact Director Lisa Hale at 770-963-0386 ext 126
  • For more information on Older Adult Ministries, contact Steve Burns at 770-963-0386 ext 157