A wise man will hear, and will increase learning; and a man of understanding shall attain unto wise counsels:

Proverbs 1:5

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Adult Books

Aging

Don’t Write My Obituary Just Yet Missy Buchanan
How Did I Get to Be 70, When I’m 35 Inside Linda Douty
My Story, My Song Lucimarian Roberts
Rules for Aging Roger Rosenblatt
Sure Were Over the Hill, but There Are Blessing Both Sides of the Hill Kathryn Fielder Hawk
The Complete Eldercare Planner Joy Loverde
The Virtues of Aging Jimmy Carter
Vintage People Jerry L. Old MD
Voices of Aging Missy Buchanan
With True Affection, Mille B. Leigh Lowden

Caregivers/Caregiving

And Thou Shalt Honor Beth Witrogen McLeod
Caregiving Can Pull You Apart Gretchen Thompson
Caregiving, the Spiritual Journey of Love, Loss and Renewal Beth Witrogen McLeod
Caring for Aging Loved Ones Focus On The Family
Caring for Our Aging Parent Michele Howe
Caring for Yourself While Caring for You Aging Parents Claire Berman
Christian Caregiving, A Way of Life Kenneth C. Haugk / William McKay
Coping with You Difficult Older Parent Grace Lebow / Barbara Kane
Family Caregiving American Red Cross
Parenting Your Parents Bart J. Mindszenthy
Take My Hand Again Mancy Parker Brummett
The Caregiver Book James E. Miller
The Dutiful Daughters Guide to Caregiving Judith Henry
The Friendship Factor Alan Loy McGinnis
The Power of Two Brian & Gerri Monaghan

Death/Heaven

90 Minutes In Heaven Don Piper / Cecil Murphy
Coming Home Deborah Duda
Heaven and the Afterlife James L. Garlow / K. Wall
Heaven Here and Now David McLaughlan
Heaven Is For Real Todd Burpo / Lynn Vincent
Nearing Home Bily Graham
One Heartbeat Away Mark Cahill
One Minute After You Die Erwin W. Lutzer
One Thing You Can’t Do in Heaven

Dementia

A Caregivers Guide for Alzheimer’s & Related Disorders Kansas Department on Aging
A Promise Kept Robertson McQuilkin
At Wits End George Kraus PhD
Coach Broyles Playbook for Alzheimer’s Caregivers Frank Broyles
Come Back, Early Today Marie Marly, PhD
Creating Moments of Joy Jolene Bracky
Finding Joy in Adversity Carl Bock
Gone Without A Trace Marianne Dickerman Caldwell
In It Together the Alzheimer’s Activities Guide Forest Laboratories
Nurturing Nuggets for Dementia Caregivers Susan E. Lanza
Staying Afloat in a Sea of Forgetfulness Gary Joseph LeBlanc
Still Alice Lisa Genova
The 36-Hour Day Nancy L. Mace / Peter V. Rabin
While I Still Can Rick Phelps / Gary J. LeBlanc
You Are One Of Us Lisa P. Gwyther

Devotionals

A Cup of HOPE Kim Crabill
A Taste of Chicken Soup for the Grandparents Soul Jack Canfield / Mark Victor Hansen / McCarty
Caregivers Devotions to Go Gigi Devine Mufitt
Chicken Soup for the Caregivers Soul Jack Canfield / Mark Hansen / LeAnn Thieman
Daily guideposts Guidepost
Devotions for Caregivers Donna Buck Wampler
Golden Apples for Golden Agers Leroy & Eva Brightup
Great Dog Stories M. R. Wells / Kris Young / Connie Fleishauer
HOPE Nancy Guthrie
Hope for the Caregiver Peter Rosenberger
Living with Purpose in a Worn-Out Body Missy Buchanan
Looking Up Beth Moore
Quiet Moments for Caregivers Betty Free
Talking with God in Old Age Missy Buchanan

Encouragement

66 Ways God Loves You Jennifer Rothschild
1001 Things to be Thankful For Hallmark
Dream Susan V. Bosak
God Help My Senior Moments Karen O’Connor
God Thinks You’re Wonderful Max Lucado
Joy Boosters, 120 Way to Encourage Older Adults Missy Buchanan
Lessons from a Hospital Bed John Piper
One Thousand Gifts Ann Voskamp
The Lucado Inspirational reader Max Lucado

General Reading

A Woman and Her God Beth Moore
America the Beautiful DVNF
American Wife Taya Kyle/Jim Defelice
Audacious Beth Moore
Get Out of That Pit Beth Moore
He’s gonna Toot, and I’m Gonna Scoot Barbara Johnson
How to Win Over Depression Tim LeHaye
I Am Second Doug Bender / Dave Sterrett
Intentional Living John C. Maxwell
It All Goes Back In The Box John Orthberg
Make-In-A-Mug recipes
Miss julia Speaks Her Mind (fiction) Ann B. Ross
Out to Pasture Effie Leland Wilder
Praying for Healing while Planning a Funeral Rosey Brausen
Present Over Perfect Shauna Niequist
Secrets of The Vine Bruce Wilkinson
The Family circus Bill Keane
The Friend-ship Factor Alan Loy McGinnis
The Life God Blesses Jim Cymbala
The Sacrifice (fiction) Beverly Lewis
The Search (fiction) Suzanne Woods Fisher
The Strength You Need Robert J. Morgan
The Ultimate Gift Jim Stovall
The World According to Mister Rogers Fred Rogers
Then Sings My soul Robert J. Morgan
They Call Her Mrs. Doc (fiction) Janette Oke
Thoughts and Prayers from the Scribbles and Sketches Ruby Tobey
Tuesdays With Morrie Mitch Albom
Where Do I Go From Here? Mirian Neff

Grandparents / Grandparenting

Grandma Connection Susan V. Bosak
Grand-o-grams Mariann Richmond
Heart to Heart Stories for Grandparents Joe L. Wheeler
Moments for Grandparents Robert Strand
More Story times with Grandma Mary Elizabeth Yoder
Story Time with Grandma Mary Elizabeth Yoder

Grief

A Presence in the Dark Brad Rily
A Time to Grieve Journeying Through Grief Kenneth C. Haugh
Dark Clouds/ Deep Mercy Mark Vroegop
Good Grief Granger E. Westberg
Grieving the Loss of a Loved One Kathe Wunnenbery
Grieving the Loss of Someone You Love Raymond Mitsch/Lynn Brookside
Hearing Jesus Speak into Your Sorrow  Nancy Guthrie
Holding on to Hope Nancy Guthrie
Nobody’s Child Anymore Barbara Bartocci
Not Now, Not Ever Leigh Lowden
What Grieving People Wish You Knew Nancy Guthrie
What to Do When You Lose A Loved One Doug Manning
When Your Family’s Lost a Loved One David & Nancy Guthrie
Why Am I Still Here? Shirley Touchstone/Anita Dowty

Holidays

A Classic Christmas Caroling Song Book
A Cup of Christmas Tea Tom Hegg
Christmas at Rose Hill Farm Suzanne Woods Fisher
Christmas Favorites With CD Sourcebooks
Christmas Programs for the Church Diana Derringer/Paul Shepherd
Ideas Christmas Guidepost
Jesus Calling for Easter Sarah Young
The Carols we Love Daniel Partner
The Case for Christmas Lee Strobel
The Christmas Box Richard Paul Evans
The Nativity Story Tyndale Publishing

Health and Fitness

Aloe Vera Handbook Max B. Skousen
Aloe Vera Handbook (booklet) Max B. Skousen
Courage Behind the Mask (Parkinson’s Disease) Lucille Carlton & Dr. Robert Carlton
Eating Out Mayo Clinic
Exercise: A Guide from the National Institute on Aging National Institute on Aging
Exercise and Physical Activity Anne Brown Rodgers
Healthy Solutions for Managing Stress Mayo Clinic
Heart Healthy Eating Guide for Women Mayo Clinic
How to Win Over Depression Tim LaHaye
Mayo Clinic Alzheimer’s Disease Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic Book of Alternative Medicine Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic Guide to Managing Arthritis Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic Healthy Weight  for Everybody Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic on Managing Incontinence Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic Plan for Healthy Aging Mayo Clinic
Practical Family Health Charles B. Clayman M.D.
Should I Eat This? Consumer Reports
Staying Mentally Sharp Mayo Clinic
The Best of Health 275, Book 1 Consumer Reports
The Best of Health 280, Book 2 Consumer Reports
The Country Doctor Handbook FC & A
The Doctors Book of Home Remedies Prevention Magazine Health Books
The Vinegar Book Emily Thacker
Your Body Can Heal Itself FC & A

Nostalgia

A Little Something Susan V. Bosak
Norman Rockwell Favorites Christopher Finch
Norman Rockwell Illustrator Arthur Guptill
Something to Remember Me By Susan V. Bosak
The Best Years of Our Lives Ken & Janice Tate

Nursing Homes

The Gifts You Bring – Peace Doug Manning
The Gifts You Bring – Presence Doug Manning
When Love Gets Tough Doug Manning

Prayer

A Simple Blessing Michael W. Smith
Aging Faithfull: 28 Days of Prayer Missy Buchanan
Grace on the Go Barbara Bartocci
Power of Praying Through Fear Stormie Ormartian
Prayer for a Widow’s Heart Margaret Nyman

Senior Planning / Organizing

Family Care “Road Map” Steve Edwards
Five Wishes/Next Steps Discussing & Coping With Stress Aging With Dignity
The Family Care Organizer Steve Edwards
The Senior Survival Guide to Caregivers Michael J. Zabko

Widow(s)

A Widow’s Journey Gayle Rober
Caring for Widows Wesley M. Teterud
From One Widow to Another Miriam Neff
Hope for the Widow Rachel Howard
The Undistracted Widow Carol W. Cornish
Widows Might Kim Knight

Children’s and Teen Books

Aging

Growing Older John Langone
When I was Your Age Amy Ehrlich

Death/Heaven

Lifetimes Bryan Mellonie/Robert Ingpen
Wait Until Then Randy Alcorn
What is Heaven Like Beverly Lewis
With Jesus forever Rexella Van Impe/Willa Derenge

Dementia

I Remember… Robin Lee Howell
My I remember Journal Robin Lee Howell

Devotionals

Little Visits With God Allan H. Jahsmann/Martin Simon

General Reading

Addy Learns a Lesson Connie Porter
Changes for Felicity – A Winter Story Valerie Tripp
Dogs, Frogs, and Hogs Dave Miller Ph.D
Down, Down the Mountain Ellis Credle
Goose, Moose, and Mongoose Dave Miller Ph.D
Grumpy Mr. Grady Scott Stroud
I Spy a Candy Cane Jean Marzollo
I Spy Fun House Jean Marzollo
I Spy I Love You Jean Marzollo
I Spy Treasure Hunt Jean Marzollo
If You Lived in the Day of Knights Ann McGovern
In Grandma’s Attic (Book 1) Arleta Richardson
Meet Addy An American Girl Connie Porter
Meet Molly Valerie Tripp
More Stories from Grandma’s Attic (Book 2) Arleta Richardson
Samantha Learns a Lesson – A School Story Susan S. Adler
Shiny, Touchy, Smelly Colors Dawn Northy
Still More Stories from Grandma’s Attic (Book 3) Arleta Richardson
The Finest Horse in Town Jacqueline Briggs Martin
The Littles Give a Party John Peterson
The Night Journey Kathryn Lasky
The Old woman Who Named Things Kathryn Brown
The upside – Down Frown and Splashes of Joy Barbara Johnson
Very Funny, Elizabeth! Valerie Tripp
What Would Jesus Do? Helen Haidle
Winnie the Pooh Friendship DAy Nancy Parent

Grandparents

Grandfathers are Like Gold Janet Lanese
Grandma’s Moving In! Stephanie M. Come
When I was Young in the Mountains Cynthia Rylant

Grief

Someone I Loved Died Christine Tangvald

Holidays

Arthur’s Halloween Mark Brown
Samantha’s Surprise Maxine Rose Schur

Miscellaneous

Magazines

All Creatures Guidepost
Do Well – Vol. 2 / Issue 2 Crown Financial Ministries
Do Well – Vol. 3 / Issue 1 Crown Financial Ministries
Good Old Days – March/April Annie’s
Good Old Days – May/June Annie’s
Good Old Days – Nov./Dec. Annie’s
Good Old Days – Sept./Oct. Annie’s
Good-Old-Days / Jan.-Feb. 2019 Annie’s
Good-Old-Days / July-Aug. 2018 Annie’s
Good-Old-Days / Mar.-Apr. 2020 Annie’s
Guideposts Guidepost
Mature Living / Apr. 2012 Lifeway
Mature Living / Apr. 2013 Lifeway
Mature Living / April 2017 Lifeway
Mature Living / April 2018 Lifeway
Mature Living / Aug. 2011 Lifeway
Mature Living / Dec. 2013 Lifeway
Mature Living / Feb, 2018 Lifeway
Mature Living / Feb. 2011 Lifeway
Mature Living / Feb. 2012 Lifeway
Mature Living / Feb. 2017 Lifeway
Mature Living / Jan. 2011 Lifeway
Mature Living / Jan. 2012 Lifeway
Mature Living / Jan. 2013 Lifeway
Mature Living / July 2011 Lifeway
Mature Living / July 2015 Lifeway
Mature Living / Jun. 2011 Lifeway
Mature Living / June 2015 Lifeway
Mature Living / Mar 2011 Lifeway
Mature Living / Mar. 2010 Lifeway
Mature Living / March 2017 Lifeway
Mature Living / May 2011 Lifeway
Mature Living / May 2012 Lifeway
Mature Living / May 2013 Lifeway
Mature Living / May 2017 Lifeway
Mature Living / May 2018 Lifeway
Mature Living / Nov. 2012 Lifeway
Mature Living / Nov. 2016 Lifeway
Mature Living / Nov.2016 Lifeway
Mature Living / Oct. 2012 Lifeway
Mature Living / Sept. 2012 Lifeway
Reminisce / April-May 2016 RDA Enthusiast Brands
Reminisce / Dec.-Jan. 2016 RDA Enthusiast Brands

Activities

Bible Puzzles for Young and Old Martha Yoder
Bird Pictures #7
Cat Puzzle   #1
Circle-A-Word Kappa
Circle-A-Word Jumbo Kappa Books
Cottage Flowers Jigsaw Book  (6 puzzles) Shirley Barber
Crosswords Kappa
Fashion Design Doodles Anton Martha Yoder Poitier
HYMNS Word Search Puzzle Jean Knabble
Kitchen Quotes Pictures #5
Large Piece Puzzle  #2
Large Piece Puzzle  #3
Large Print Crosswords Kappa Books
Life Stories – Game  #4
LOVE Word Search Puzzles Jean Knabble
Norman Rockwell Pictures #8
PEACE Word Search Puzzles Jean Knabble
Ring-a-Word Kappa
Scenes from America Pictures #6
School Days Pictures Susan Winget
Thomas Kinkade Pictures Kinkade, Thomas
Word Seek Penny Press

Audio – IIII

Death/Heaven

Facing Death and the Life After (cassette) Billy Graham

General Listening

Bible – New Testament (15 CD’s)
En’Core Wanda Jackson
Here We Go Again (Auto biography of Betty White) 3 CD’s Betty White
It All Goes Back in the Box (CD) John Ortberg
Reaching Out to the Elderly (CD) Focus on the Family
This Time Together (Auto-biography of Carol Burnette) 5 CD’s Carol Burnette

Grief

E.V. Hill on the Death of His Wife (cassette) E.V. Hill – focus on the Family

Health/Fitness

Chair Exercise for Senior Adults (cassette)

Holiday

All Time Chirstmas Favorites CD
Peace On Earth CD Casting Crowns
Traveling Home for Chirstmas 2 cassettes Focus on the Family

Music

30 Favorite Homecoming Hymns Gaither’s Vocal Band
All Glory, Laud, & Honor A Cappella Worship
Another Cup of Jazz and Java  CD
Blessed Assurance George Beverly Shea
Casting Crowns  CD
Gaither Vocal Band & Gaither Trio  CD Gather Band
More To This Life   CD Steven Curtis Chapman
Old Time Gospel Jamboree
Someday Soon Williams, Randi
the Best of GVB Gaither’s Vocal Band
The Gift of Hope for Hearts and Homes Various Artists
Ultimate Hymns (3 CD set)
WOW Worship  CD Various Artists

Widow(s)

God’s Pattern for Good (cassette) Elisabeth Elliot
Preparing for Widowhood (cassette) Elisabeth Elliot

DVD

Aging

Five Wishes
Flowers for Fannie
Fred Won’t Move Out
Over 90 and Loving It
The Bucket List
To Dance With The White Dog
Tuesdays With Morrie

Bible Study

Broken – Study of 1 Corinthians Pathway Church
You’re Already Amazing

Death/Heaven

Eternity 101 (6DVD’s) Randy Alcorn
Five People You Meet in Heaven
Heaven: Answers to Your Questions Woodrow Kroll

Dementia

Still Alice
Still Mine

General Viewing

Alive
Andy Griffith Show
Andy Griffith Show  (4 DVD’s)
Andy Griffith Show (8 classic episodes)
Billy the Movie
Chonda Pierce “Girl Talk”
Chonda Pierce: Still Laughing After All these Tears (8 DVD’s)
Dinosaur
Driving Miss Daisy
Far and Away
Fried Green Tomatoes
Full House 2nd  season  (4 DVD’s)
Full House 5th season  (4 DVD’s)
Inside Out
Intern
It All Goes Back In The Box John Orthberg
Kolya
Laughing on Purpose  (Comedy) Crown Entertainment
Letters to Juliet
Miracle in the Woods
Mom, Murder & Me
MOMS’ Night Out
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
My Afternoons With Marguerite
My Afternoons With Marguerite
My Hope America Billy Graham
Resurrection Max Lucado
Smitty
Stranger In Good Company
The Butterfly
The League of Grateful Sons
The Letter Writer
The Lost Valentine
The Magic of Belle Isle
The Notebook
The Secrets of Jonathan Sperry
The Transforming Word Verses for Health & Healing (1 DVD’s / 1 CD) Pat Robertson
The Ultimate Gift
The Ultimate Gift / The Ultimate Life
Though None Go With Me
Uncle Nino
Up
War War ll Valor in The Pacific
Young At Heart

Grief

Living With Grief After Sudden Loss, Picking Up the Pieces

Health/Fitness

Easy Light Weights (Exercise)
Strength Training (Exercise)

Holidays

All I want for Christmas is My New False Teeth Swanburg Ministries
Call Me Mrs. Miracle
Christmas at Cadillac Jack’s

Music

God’s Greatest Hits: Abide With Me
God’s Greatest Hits: Amazing Grace
God’s Greatest Hits: Ave Maria
God’s Greatest Hits: Be Thou My Vision
God’s Greatest Hits: How Great Thou Art – The English Hymn
God’s Greatest Hits: Nearer My God to Thee
God’s Greatest Hits: Swing Low Sweet Chariot
God’s Greatest Hits: When the Saints Go Marching

Nursing Homes

Andrew Jenks, Room 335 (Assisted Living)

Video

General Viewing

A Chance of Snow 
America the Beautiful (music)
An Evening with Hank Williams SR.
Beaches (PG-13)
Charade
Climb Ev’ry Mountain (music)
Driving Miss Daisy  (PG)
Fried Green Tomatoes  (PG-13)
Harvey
How Great Thou Art (music)
I Bet You Never Looked at it That Way Before
I Love Lucy (collector’s edition)
Ma and Pa Kettle
Ma and Pa Kettle at Home
Oklahoma!
On Golden Pond  (PG-13)
Portrait of Cristy Lane
Puppy Dog Tales
Red Skelton King of Laughter
That Darn Cat
The Andy Griffith Show  (1)
The Andy Griffith Show  (2)
The Andy Griffith Show  (3)
The Andy Griffith Show  (4)
The Andy Griffith show – Collector’s Edition (2 Videos)
The Carol Burnett Show
The Funniest Men of Comedy
The Holy Land
The Last Time I Saw Paris
The Sermon on the Mount
The Ten Commandments

Grief

A Child’s View of Grief
Someone You Love is Dying
Working Through Your Grief

Holidays

It Came upon the Midnight Clear (Christmas)

Widow(s)

Loneliness Elsiabeth Elliot

Kits ==

Grief

Grief Management of Grief (4 Videos and Booklets)
What on Earth Do You do When someone Dies? (Book & DVD)
When Families Grieve (Book & DVD) Sesame Street Workshop

Curriculum Supplement

Kirsten’s Paper Dolls american Girl
Samantha’s Paper Dolls American Girl
Samantha’s Stationary Set American Girl
The Fabulous Book of Paper Dolls Julie Collings

Curriculum :::

CALLED 2 CARE 4 U Christine Brisco

Outreach / Volunteers :::

A Vision for the Aging Church James M. Houston / Michael Parker
Bedside Manners Katie Maxwell
Caring for the Sick and Elderly Twenty-Third Publications
Caring to Help Others (notebook) Eisai Inc.
Caring to Help Others (training manual) Eisai Inc.
In His CARE Notebook Dayspring
Reaching Out to the Elderly (CD) Focus on the Family
Seniors Ministry (teacher’s guide) John  B. Sorensen
The Volunteer Revolution Bill Hybel
Trashed or Treasured? Min. D. Glenn Bryant Havumaki
Your Helping America – Teen Volunteering Robert Grimm Jr.

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