028: Intergenerational Ministry – An Interview with Rev. Melissa Cooper – Art of the Sermon
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Guest: Rev. Melissa Cooper- Director of LECFamily, Program Director for the Life Enrichment Center
General Topic: Intergenerational Ministry
Introduction to Rev. Melissa Cooper (0:39)
Melissa’s approach to preaching (2:42)
Intergenerational ministry (7:05)
Impact of intergenerational ministry on families (13:06)
Planning and creating intergenerational worship (17:59)
Tips for making sermons more accessible (28:09)
Intergenerate Conference (36:54)
Picture Advent (39:08)
Recommended Resources (41:10)
How to follow Melissa’s work (42:19)
Links to things mentioned in the episode
The Life Enrichment Center (Fruitland Park, FL)
AOTS 21 with Adam Weber
Fuller Youth Institute
Lifelong Faith Associates
Vibrant Faith Ministries
Sticky Faith: Everyday Ideas to Build Lasting Faith in Your Kids by Kara Powell and Chap Clark
Parenting in the Pew: Guiding Your Children into the Joy of Worship by Robbie Castelman
Rev. Sarah Miller (Tuskawilla UMC)
Institute for Christian Spirituality
Intergenerational Christian Formation: Bringing the Whole Church Together in Ministry, Community and Worship by Holly Allen and Christine Lawton Ross
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Next Episode arrives December 1, 2016!
An interview with Rev. Jorge Acevedo, Lead Pastor at Grace Church (Cape Coral, FL)
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