The Advent Seniors Ministry is open to those in the parish age 60 and older.  This vibrant ministry is serving the Lord through Advent volunteer opportunities, worship activities, outreach projects and fellowship events.  Come join this active and blessed ministry.

Monthly Programs:

Friday Feast: Advent Seniors Ministry gathers for food and fellowship at local restaurants. Shuttle leaves from the parking lot of Shades Valley Presbyterian Church at 11:00 am. Date and locations are: January 16 at Niki’s West, Finely Avenue; April 17 at Bonefish Grill, Hoover; May 15 at Do Di Yo’s, SOHO Homewood.

Advent Parishioners and Saint Martin’s Residents gather in the Arbors Private Dining room once a month at 12:00 noon for lunch and Fellowship in the PinesDates for Wednesdays in 2015 are: January 21, April 22, May 13, June 17, July 15, August 19, September 16, October 14, November 18, and December 16. During February and March we will have Lenten Lunch excursions to the church. Call Katherine at 443-8559 if you wish to attend the Lenten Lunches and Preaching Series.

Details other Seniors Ministry programs are in the Senior’s Corner of The Adventurer. To sign up for Senior Ministries events, contact Katherine Kilpatrick or visit the Seniors table in Clingman Commons on Sundays prior to the event.


Senior’s Ministry Lay Director:  Katherine Kilpatrick, 443-8559

Pastoral Care Administrative Assistant: Robin Turner, 226-3500

Director of Pastoral Care and Counseling: Canon Craig Smalley,  226-3511