What does the Bible say about aging? Scriptures about Growing Old
Aging in the Bible is said to be a sign of experience. The Lord promises His continued love and concern for the elderly. “I will be your God throughout your lifetime — until your hair is white with age. I made you, and I will care for you. I will carry you along and save you (Isaiah 46:4).
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As we prepare for this Sunday’s Outreach at JL YOUNG Senior Community let us remember to pray for the Seniors in your families as well as those in our communities please.
This is our Prayer:
That God’s strength and peace will be poured out on everyone who is advanced in years. Pray that they may be cared for; that loneliness be banished through lasting friendships and family bonds; that sickness be lifted; that they may live to see their prayers answered; that their latter years will be significant, reflecting the glory of God.
Psalm 1:3 And he shall be like a tree planted by the rivers of water, that bringeth forth his fruit in his season; his leaf also shall not wither; and whatsoever he doeth shall prosper
Psalm 71:18 Now also when I am old and grayhead, O God, forsake me not; until I have shewed thy strength unto this generation, and thy power to every one that is to come.
Psalm 52:8 But I am like an olive tree flourishing in the house of God; I trust in the loving devotion of God forever and ever.
Psalm 92:12-15 The righteous flourish like the palm tree and grow like a cedar in Lebanon. They are planted in the house of the Lord; they flourish in the courts of our God. They still bear fruit in old age; they are ever full of sap and green, to declare that the Lord is upright; he is my rock, and there is no unrighteousness in him.
Proverbs 16:31 The hoary head is a crown of glory, it shall be found in the way of righteousness. (