Aging Matters: Finding Your Calling for the Rest of Your Life, 1st Edition

  • R. Paul Stevens
  • Published By: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company
  • ISBN-10: 1467445460
  • ISBN-13: 9781467445467
  • DDC: 248.8
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade - College Senior
  • 160 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released April 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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Overview

Vocational discernment, says R. Paul Stevens, is a lifelong process — one that takes on even more significance in later life. In this book Stevens argues that our calling does not end with formal retirement; to the contrary, we do well to keep on working, if possible, till life's end. Stevens delves into matters of calling, spirituality, and legacy in retirement, showing that we must continue to discern our vocation as we grow older in order to remain meaningfully engaged for the rest of our lives. He reframes retirement as a time of continued calling and productivity and points to biblical wisdom that can help us redefine aging as an extraordinarily fruitful season of life.