The elderly form an integral part of the population in any progressive society. The interventions made by various formal religious groups are a matter of concern. This book outlines the impact of the Methodist Church of Kenya in addressing challenges faced by the elderly in Imenti South, Meru County. The book reports the major research findings that were guided by the following objectives: Identifying the status of the elderly in Imenti south, identifying factors behind challenges facing the elderly in Imenti South, assessing the effects of the strategies of the Methodist Church in addressing the concerns of the elderly in Imenti South and suggesting holistic strategies to address challenges of the elderly in Imenti South. 'Sure I'm for helping the elderly. I'm going to be old myself someday' Lillian Gordy Carter
Fridah Kathambi holds a Master of Arts Degree in Religious Studies from Kenyatta University in Kenya. She has conducted extensive research on the efforts of the Methodist Church in addressing challenges facing the elderly in the Kenyan society.
Peter Njogu Kibutu
Humphrey Mwangi Waweru
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LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing
Elderly, Challenges facing the elderly, Methodist Church