International Day of Older People 2023

The International Day of Older Persons (Sunday 1 October) provides us with the opportunity to celebrate, encourage and affirm the older people within our local settings.
This year's resources consider the theme 'I See You!'


Key Dates

IDOP 2023 'I See You!' Bible Study

Download the Bible Study based on Jesus meeting Zacchaeus (Luke 19) and the Samaritan woman at the well (John 4).

Key Dates

IDOP 2023 'God Sees You!' Midweek Celebration

Download the Midweek Celebration for Older Adults resource.

Key Dates

IDOP 2023 'I See You!' Sermon Outline

Download the Sermon Outline based on the poor widow giving two small coins at the Temple (Luke 21).

'What Do You See?' All Age Video 

Remote video URL

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Check out the Older Peoples' Ministries Facebook group to see what we're up to.

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Other useful links

International Day of Older People 2022

Resources to help celebrate the older members of our congregations.

International Day of Older People 2021

Resources to help you celebrate your older people around October 1st.

Older People's Ministries

Supporting corps and the communities they serve in understanding, reaching and meeting the needs of older people.

Age to Age

Age to Age is a collection of 30 discipleship conversations written by older people for older people.