Prayers for Allied Services

The news that I had been praying I would never read showed up today in the middle of Holy Week. Some of the resident and staff at Allied Services in Scranton have tested positive for the Corona virus. Not only does this matter because it is by far and away the largest long term care…

In The Garden Of Prayer

I have been so excited to find that a few of my friends who work in the nursing homes where I have ministered have been able to share these simple videos with the residents. Though not highly professional in quality these are the songs that they love to sing and I have included sub-titles to…

Memories and Prayers

If you abide in me and my words abide in you, ask whatever you wish and it will be done for you. By this is my Father glorified that you bring forth much fruit. John 15:7-8 ESV Since 1998 when God first called me into Nursing Home Ministry I have felt a love, an energy…

Praying for Nursing Homes

I would so appreciate everyone’s prayers. This Corona virus may not be life threatening for the average young and healthy person; but for our friends in Long Term Care that is not the case. I am personally pausing my own outreach until things are more clear in order not not unduly put others at risk….

Devotional for Long Term Care

Reflections of Hope is a 50 day devotional written for the long term care community. Having had the wonderful privilege of serving as a nursing home chaplain, I have learned much about hope from the residents, staff and families. If the reality of long term care is a part your life this book is specially…