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Senior Adults


The Adult 5 Bible Fellowship is for adults ages 73+. We offer fellowship, relevant Bible study, and opportunities to develop spiritually and minister to others. Each group has its own "feel," so we invite you to prayerfully explore and find the place that God has prepared for you. For more information, please contact the Adult Education Ministry:

Plano Campus: 972-820-5325
North Campus: 972-798-6715


Senior Adult Groups (Choose Your Campus Below)

Plano Campus


Phil Mitchell
Minister to Senior Adults
E-mail

Wednesdays at 1:30 p.m
Mitchell/Snyder – Andrew – Room A112

Wednesdays at 6:00 p.m.
Essary – Men in Christ – Room W206

Saturdays at 6:30 p.m.
Grijalva/Manning – Saturday Night In-Depth – Room W212

Sundays at 8:00 a.m.
Hittle/Blalack– Disciples – Room A110
Boddie/Manning – Kingdom Seekers – Room W207
Young/Kelley – Wisdom Seekers – Room W210

Sundays at 9:30 a.m.
Howell/Seymour– Enduring Faith (women's group) – Prayer Tower
Gilmore/Myers – Pathfinders – Room W202
Hinds/Hinds – Truth Seekers – Room W212

Sundays at 11:00 a.m.
Bratcher/Mohundro – Abiders – Room W210
Anglin/GoodwinAgape – Room W204
Wagner/Tucker/Goff/Lyon – Faith Bible (women's group) – Prayer Tower
Schepis/Sampson – Fellowship – Room W207


Events

Prayer Force (10:30–11:30 a.m.)
Gather with other senior adults for a time of prayer on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of each month in the Prayer Tower. Contact Phil Mitchell pmitchell@prestonwood.org for more information.

Third Thursday Luncheon – April 18
Please join us for our next Third Thursday Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. in the Connection Room. For complete details and registration, click here.

Senior Adults RoughRiders Baseball Outing – June 2
Join us for an evening at the Dr Pepper Ballpark! For more information, click here.


Ministry Opportunities

In-Touch

The In-Touch Ministry exists to share the love of Jesus Christ with those who reside in retirement communities, rehab/care facilities, or those who are homebound. Areas of service include:

  • Visiting with residents
  • Leading Bible studies
  • Leading a worship service
  • Participating in a worship service through singing or playing an instrument
  • Visiting those who are homebound, including providing respite for in-home caregivers
  • Holding prayer times
  • Holding a reception or craft activity with residents as an Adult Bible Fellowship outreach activity

By bringing a personal touch to these individuals, we bring glory to God and fulfill the biblical mandates to “honor your father and mother” (Exodus 20:12) and “visit orphans and widows in their need” (James 1:27). We believe it is God’s desire that His servants finish well and want to be a part of that.

If you have a servant’s heart and are looking for a place of service to those who need visits, hugs, love, prayer, comfort and the Gospel, consider joining the In-Touch Ministry today! To learn more, contact Bill Matthews at 972-820-5309 or bmatthews@prestonwood.org.

Platinum Singers

Platinum Singers is the senior adult choral program at Prestonwood. Singing opportunities include ministering at senior adult communities and participating in senior adult choir festivals and other special events. The choir is directed by Dr. Rix Tillman, a retired pastor with an extensive musical background.

The Platinum Singers rehearse on Mondays, February–May and August–Dec, from 10:30 to 11:45 a.m. in Room W207. Rehearsals for 2019 will begin on February 4.

For more information, contact Carolyn Tucker at ctucker@prestonwood.org or 972-820-5287.

Scoops and Scripture

The Scoops and Scripture Ministry mobilizes believers to engage people with the Gospel in senior residential facilities. Scoops volunteer teams visit assigned residential facility monthly. Scoops gatherings include a time of singing, a Gospel devotional, door prizes, photos, fellowship and an ice cream party (with a scoop!). Residents receive a photo album, and every month they receive a new Bible verse card to decorate and a photograph with their Scoops team to place in the album.

To learn more, contact Phil Mitchell at 972-820-5177 or pmitchell@prestonwood.org.

Knit Wits

The Knit Wits knitting and crochet group meets at 9:00 a.m. every Tuesday in the Commons. If you don't know how to knit or crochet, we'll help you learn! Feel free to come and join us for a time of fellowship. All ages are welcome! For more information, contact womensministry@prestonwood.org.

Serving Widows and Widowers

The Bible teaches us to provide for widows (widowers) so they can live to serve God. For information about support groups and assistance for widows and widowers, click here.

North Campus


Shawn Callander
Minister of Marriage & Family Life
E-mail

Sundays at 8:00 a.m.
50s and up (Jones/Ruff) – Abundant Living – Room B233
50s and up (Hobbs/Junk) – The Encouragers – Room B257-258
50s and up (Walsh/Montgomery) – Joyful Hearts – Room B235-236
50s and up (Pugh/Dowdy) – Devoted – Room B231-232

Sundays at 9:30 a.m.
50s and up (Cowen/O'Donnell) – Amazing Grace – Room B231-232
50s and up (Williams/Ongley) – Ambassadors by Grace – Room B237

Sundays at 11:00 a.m.
50s and up (Langford/Lowe) – Faithworks – Room B230
Open to All Ages (Evatt/Shirley) – Revitalize (Marriage Enrichment) – Room B231-232

For more information Contact Shawn Callander at scallander@prestonwood.org.