More than the forgetfulness and foibles we joke about, our "Senior Moments" also celebrate life-long memories, perspective, and wisdom, some delivered tongue-in-cheek, others for serious contemplation.  The lead contributor since SeniorLifestyle began in 2006 has been Dan Seagren, whose thoughts had already appeared on his own website and in several newspapers. 

The updated SeniorLIfestyle site includes all of the Senior Moments we have used since April 2006. 

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Arts & Entertainment

 2 records found

War Room MovieFacing life's problems with the power of prayer by Rusty Wright

(Arts & Entertainment   August 21, 2015)
The Kendrick brothers (Courageous, Fireproof) return with a lively drama about a troubled middle-class family…
Topics: Coping Faith Family Prayer

John Travolta's Dave with Sorrow by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   January 11, 2009)
Reflections on the death of his teenage son…
Topics: Coping Dying and Death Popular Culture Prayer


 4 records found

Rain, Rain, Go Away by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   May 31, 2015)
A prayer for Texans in need of Noah's ark…
Topics: Disaster Prayer Weather

Haunted by the Headlines by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   April 27, 2014)
A post-Easter prayer…
Topics: Comfort & Consolation Faith Prayer

A Prayer for Oso by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   March 30, 2014)
Calling on the Creator for those impacted by the mudslide…
Topics: Prayer

Sleeping Where Rodents Breed by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   January 17, 2010)
A prayer for the victims in Haiti…
Topics: Nature Prayer Tragedy


 1 record found

A Step of Faith by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   June 13, 2010)
A college graduate's aspiration…
Topics: Education Hopes & Dreams Inspiration Opportunity Prayer

Faith, Religion & Spirituality

 15 records found

A National Day of Prayer by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   May 3, 2018)
Is it really what we claim?…
Topics: Faith Prayer Unity, Unified

A Prayer for the Washington State Legislature by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   March 3, 2018)
Remembering Billy Graham's example…
Topics: Faith Government Prayer Tribute, Testimony

Bloom Where You're Planted by Stu Johnson

(Faith   February 6, 2018)
Letting God work in us through the circumstances of life…
Topics: Choices and Decision Making Christian Life Faith God Hopes & Dreams Optimal Aging Planning Prayer Relationships Religion

A Hymn for the American Church by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   January 28, 2018)
An ode to joy for less than joyful times…
Topics: Beliefs Bible Faith God Inspiration Prayer

God, Bless America Again by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   May 4, 2017)
A supplication for the National Day of Prayer
Topics: Faith God Government Hopes & Dreams Memories Prayer

There are 10 more items for this category and the Prayer topic...See the whole list

Government & Politics

 9 records found

A Prayer for Lawmakers by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   February 23, 2019)
What I prayed at the Washington State Legislature on the eve of Washington's birthday…
Topics: Character, Integrity Faith Freedom God Government Grace Leadership Prayer

Praying for a Dictator by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   June 4, 2017)
Asking God to silence Kim Jong-Un…
Topics: Change Government News Prayer

Inauguration Day Ponderings by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   January 20, 2017)
More than a President is called to take an oath…
Topics: Government History Politics Prayer

A Prayer for the President-Elect by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   November 13, 2016)
A new hymn text to a time-honored tune…
Topics: Change Government Leadership News Politics Prayer

A Prayer for Uncle Sam by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   July 2, 2016)
A Fourth of July supplication…
Topics: Freedom History Holidays July 4 (U.S. Independence Day) Prayer Trends

There are 4 more items for this category and the Prayer topic...See the whole list

Health & Wellness

 1 record found

The Big Black Dog by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   June 30, 2018)
A prayer for those with depression…
Topics: Depresson Prayer Wellness


 3 records found

The Forgotten Sunday by Stu Johnson

(Arts & Entertainment   January 15, 2018)
Without it Dunkirk would have been a disaster, not a miracle…
Topics: God Government History Media Movies Prayer War

The Missing Message in Dunkirk by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   September 24, 2017)
What would make a good movie great…
Topics: History Movies Prayer War

D is for Daring by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   June 11, 2017)
Remembering those who fought on D-Day
Topics: Courage Current Events, News History Prayer Tribute, Testimony War


 13 records found

A Prayer for Memorial Day by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   May 25, 2018)
Remembering fallen heroes with grateful hearts…
Topics: Holidays Memorial Day Prayer Service Tribute, Testimony

A New Years Prayer for 2018 by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   January 6, 2018)
Asking God for divine help as we begin a new year…
Topics: Faith God Holiday Season Hopes & Dreams New Year's Prayer

Celebrating a Favorite Uncle's Birthday by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   July 2, 2017)
A poet's prayer for his native land…
Topics: Holidays July 4 (U.S. Independence Day) Prayer

An Advent Prayer by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   December 17, 2016)
New lyrics to an ancient Advent hymn…
Topics: Christmas Holidays Holiday Season Hopes & Dreams Jesus Prayer

A Presidents' Day Prayer by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   February 13, 2016)
Looking back as we look ahead…
Topics: Government Holidays Leadership Politics Prayer

There are 8 more items for this category and the Prayer topic...See the whole list


 1 record found

The 33 Movie by Rusty Wright

(Arts & Entertainment   November 13, 2015)
The story of the 33 miners trapped deep a Chilean mine, the prayer- and tension-filled struggle for survival and the miraculous rescue after 69 days underground…
Topics: Disaster Drama Faith Inspiration Movies Prayer

Life Events

 1 record found

Stepping Out in Faith by Stu Johnson

(Faith   May 5, 2018)
Discovering the meaning of faith in stories from life's journey…
Topics: Christian Life Circumstances, Life Events Courage Faith God Inspiration Jesus Prayer Religion Values


 1 record found

Praying with Matt Lauer by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   October 19, 2008)
Why I watch the Today Show religiously…
Topics: Current Events, News Media Prayer


 1 record found

An Earth Day Prayer by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   April 25, 2010)
A musical reminder that we are earth's stewards…
Topics: Conservation & Environement Nature Prayer

News & Current Events

 26 records found

A Patriot Day Prayer by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   September 11, 2019)
Praying to Father God for Mother Liberty…
Topics: History Prayer Terrorism Tragedy Tribute, Testimony Unity, Unified

A Borderline Disorder by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   November 17, 2018)
A prayer for our gun-crazed culture…
Topics: Prayer Social Issues Trends Values

A Prayer for Hurricane Victims by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   September 15, 2018)
Asking God to calm the storm…
Topics: Comfort & Consolation Compassion Coping Disaster Faith God Nature Prayer Weather

The World Cup in a Cave by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   July 14, 2018)
Celebrating the rescue of the Thailand soccer team
Topics: Courage Drama Inspiration News Prayer

Houston, We've Got a Problem by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   April 28, 2018)
Praying for Barbara Bush's best friend…
Topics: Grace News Prayer

There are 21 more items for this category and the Prayer topic...See the whole list


 1 record found

A Family Reunion Prayer by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   August 13, 2017)
Contemplating the beauty of our family tree…
Topics: Family Hopes & Dreams Prayer Relationships

Sports & Recreation

 2 records found

Speaking of the Winter Olympics by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   February 10, 2018)
A prayer for our athletes and our world…
Topics: Hopes & Dreams News Prayer Sports

God, Bless Us Everyone! by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   December 18, 2011)
Tim Tebow's after touchdown prayer…
Topics: Football (American) Prayer Sports