Through Warren’s vision and your support, Senior Living Ministries now reaches over 40,000 seniors each day with the hope and love of Jesus. In 2002, God led and equipped Warren Olson to found Senior Living Ministries at age 73. As you read his story below and what led to the start of this ministry, we […]Read More
Enjoy connecting with friends on our new Facebook page!
In today’s high-tech society, the online world can bring connection and comfort to those feeling isolated. Social media helps you connect with family and friends all over the world. And Facebook provides the perfect “meeting ground” for people with common interests to find each other and build a virtual community. That’s why, thanks to your […]Read More
Your gifts and prayers make a powerful difference!
One of the most powerful ministries of Senior Living is its prayer ministry… reaching out to hundreds each month to provide the support, they urgently need. Thank you for your support which helps to encourage many seniors like these: “God bless you and your important work! I work at a long-term care assisted living facility […]Read More
From Virginia’s kitchen
Burnt Sugar Cake Ingredients: 2¼ cups sugar ¾ cup boiling water 1¼ cup butter, divided 2 eggs, separated 1 cup cold water 3 cups flour ½ teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking soda ½ teaspoon baking powder 2 cups powdered sugar 1 Tablespoon milk Directions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Put ¾ cup sugar in saucepan […]Read More
A note from Chuck
Dear Friend, I’m so grateful for the unshakable hope you and I have in Christ. When my dad, Warren Olson, went home to be with the Lord on July 11th, I knew I’d see him again. Because that’s what the Bible promises us as followers of Jesus. So as Dad left for heaven, my words […]Read More
Your Support at Work!
Thank you for helping make the following testimonies possible through your support of Senior Living Ministries. We appreciate your gifts and prayers! “Glory to God for the spiritual encouragement I receive through your devotional every morning. I will continue to pray for your ministry.” –Carla “I have a migraine […]Read More
A Note from Warren & Virginia
Dear Friend, In his book Facing Loneliness, J. Oswald Sanders tells the story of a distinguished scholar named Henry Martyn. Martyn, a Cambridge University student, was honored at only 20 years of age for his achievements in mathematics. In fact, he was given the highest recognition possible in that field. But he still felt such […]Read More
Encouragement is a click away on your darkest days!
Everyone experiences hard times—days when loneliness and isolation seem to be unbearable. But on your darkest days, real encouragement is just a click away! At Senior Living Ministries, you’ll get access to encouraging, gospel-centered articles and devotionals through our Resource Library, find Scripture for your situation through our Verses of Comfort page, and submit a prayer […]Read More
Q&A with Warren
Q: Warren, I’ve been living in the same community for years, and I just don’t feel like anyone here likes me. To be honest, I’m lonely. How can I build relationships with others? A: Building strong relationships with others is vital—especially in our later years. And it always begins with making an intentional connection. While […]Read More
How you can defeat the lies of loneliness!
By Warren Olson Clayton Lonetree spent 9 years in prison—and you might say that loneliness put him there. Lonetree was a US Marine assigned to guard duty at the American embassy in Moscow. The weather was cold and dreary, and he didn’t get much mail from back home. He even tried to write to an […]Read More