Bible Trivia and Activities for Older Adults
Stimulate comforting memories with The Amen Corner. You’ll find material to lead trivia games as well as thoughtful discussions on spiritual topics. Can be used as a stand-alone activity or as a supplement to a Bible study group or other religious activity, with sections appropriate for Christian and for Jewish settings.
The resource includes the following:
* 32 trivia games, such as Biblical Firsts, Food and Drink, Notable Women, Exodus Story, Parables, About the Bible, and Occupations
* 19 sets of discussion and reminiscing questions
* 32 spiritual life activities, such as Talking About Angels and Favourite Bible Stories, Writing Letters of Encouragement, Singing Hymns, Acting Out Parables, and Making Covenants
60 pages; 8-1/2″ x 11″ softcover book
Who Will Benefit from this Activity?
The Amen Corner is suitable for everyone, and will be enjoyed by people in all stages of dementia. The outcome of the activity may vary depending on the person’s ability, however for people with dementia, it is important to remember that when participating in the activity, the focus should not be about the activity itself, but the quality and enjoyment of the interaction. It is the enjoyment of the activity that will contribute to their overall sense of happiness and well-being.
If you need help choosing an appropriate activity for someone affected by dementia, click here to view our guidelines.