Finding a creative and inclusive activity that brings the entire classroom together while at the same time, incorporates the weekly lesson isn't always super easy to come up with. In our teen class at Southeast Christian Church, our group seems to really enjoy the hands-on activities. I am always looking to find ways that we […]
There was a small part of me that was hesitant to even type those words. It should go without saying that the last action we want to encourage in our ministries is throwing an object. However, here is an instance where I feel we can bend the rules just a tad. In the teen special […]
Free Wallpaper A while back, we hosted a fun contest to find the best disability awareness phrase. "Start With Hello" topped the list, and by all accounts, was loved by everyone who participated. For those that love this phrase and want to keep it with them on a daily basis, we put together some wallpaper […]
People in the helping fields, including ministry, are at risk for compassion fatigue. Find out what it is and what you can do, including four healthy habits to increase your protection. For more free resources, please visit Wonderful Works Special Needs Ministry.
In August, Southeast Christian Church in Louisville, Kentucky, celebrated the official opening of the new Shine Suite, serving those affected by disability. The Shine Suite is beyond impressive with quite a large footprint inside the building and the team at Southeast is praying for God to work in amazing ways as they reach the disability […]
Our IndispensABLE Disability Ministry Leader Online Gathering from August 27, 2020, featuring discussions about residential ministry with Director of Services Rhonna S. McBride. Did you miss a previous online gathering? View the entire video archive here.
"Leadership Buy-In" with Mary Tatum and Garett Wall from Southeast Christian Church. 4 “Ps” of Leadership Buy-In Purpose Preparation Proximity Prayerful Patience Other links referenced in this gathering: What does the Bible really say about disability? Census Quick Facts Indispensable Church Survey Gifts Assessment
Thank you to Michele with Dutton Farm for taking the time to speak with the group today on the topic of employment. Dutton Farm https://duttonfarm.org Everybody by Dutton Farm https://www.everybodyinc.com Dutton Farm on social media: Facebook/ Instagram LinkedIn Gifts Assessment https://abilityministry.com/2020/01/31/gift-assessment-and-the-employables/
Over the past several years I have been involved in a variety of ways, volunteering with the disability ministry at our church, Southeast Christian. One of the most impactful opportunities has been getting to know many of the young men affected by disability at my church. What initially began as me serving quickly turned into […]