where we are gathered, fed, and sent

into the world to share God's love.

​Thank you to Terry and Alison Swygert for bringing this important conversation to Mt. Hermon. Through their passion to increase awareness about this illness, we now know more about loving someone through it with grace. ​

Handouts

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Bishop Carder is a retired Methodist Bishop and Author of "Ministry with the Forgotten. During this discussion, he shared insights he learned as he loved his wife through her battle with dementia. He spoke about what it is, feelings associated with dementia, and more. Looking at it through a medical lens focuses on symptoms and losses, while focusing through a graceful lens focuses on stories and gifts.

Watch the discussion on the Facebook Live feed, and download or print the handouts. YouTube videos shown during the discussion are below. If you would like to order a copy of Bishop Carder's book, follow the link below.