About

Steve

Life transition for Steve Arnold has been a way of life. Learning to cope with transition and change in a positive way has been a result of the various changes that have taken place in his journey.

Deacon

My life is focused around John 13: 3-17 describing Jesus washing feet.  This page offers definitions, resources, thoughts and actions that incorporate the faith and life of the Deacon.

Transition

Transition is the prequel to change, but, without successful transition there is no change.

Aging

Health and Aging Transition   Pivot Point Ministries offers support to those in aging and health transitions, particularly to those individuals and their care givers who are connected to various forms of dementia.

Dementia

The Alzheimer’s Association (http://www.alz.org/downloads/facts_figures_2012.pdf) reports “that an estimated 5.4 million Americans of all ages have Alzheimer’s disease in 2012

Ministry Connections

Pivot Point Ministries is sharing vision with a number of ministry connections.  Ministry connections have a vision shared by Pivot Point Ministries but may take different approaches to the same goal.   Please get acquainted with our ministry connections.

Recent Items

  • TRANSFORMATIVE CHANGE: LETTING GOD SET THE AGENDA

    When it comes to the human condition and a desire to change, we can become easily frustrated: we think that we want to change … but we really don’t. Paul expresses this contradiction well in Romans 7:15-24: “I do not understand my own actions. For I do not do what I want, but I do […]

  • The Crisis of Loneliness

    THE NATIONAL CRISIS CALLED LONELINESS From “LINKED IN” “America is becoming Isolation Nation. Nearly half of respondents to a nationwide survey by health insurer Cigna say they always or sometimes feel alone, and 54% say they feel no one knows them well. Such loneliness is connected to increased risk of heart disease, stroke and premature death. The […]

  • KEEP MOVING!

    I was leaving the exercise machine area at the gym, after a training session, and when I looked, up I saw her coming. She was pushing her wheelchair toward the exercise area. I said to her how inspired I was by watching her persevere at exercise. She said, “I am 86 years old and I […]

  • THE NATURE OF CHANGE

    I have a mixed relationship with the concept of change. I seldom, if ever, rearrange furniture. In my world there is a God-ordained place that furniture belongs, so leave it alone. I have a terrible habit of walking through the house in the dark, because i can. I know it is not safe (so I […]

  • THE LONELINESS OF CAREGIVING

    The AARP Bulletin of August, 2015 features https://www.viagrasansordonnancefr.com/viagra-femme-forum-rezeptfrei/ an article on “Overcoming the Loneliness of Dementia Caregiving.” This fascinating article focuses on the emotional needs of those who care for a https://www.viagrasansordonnancefr.com/viagra-naturel/ loved one with dementia. The author advocates that caregivers make connections, develop confidants, and express feelings. As I work with caregivers of those […]