5 Ways To Get New Volunteers Engaged In Disability Ministry
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5 Ways To Get New Volunteers Engaged In Disability Ministry

Photo courtesy disabilityisbeautiful.com. As much as you need new volunteers in Disability Ministry, new volunteers need you! Never take for granted the small things that you think should be obvious to everyone in your ministry. Below are 5 simple ways to get your new volunteers engaged. Fail to do so and you will struggle with...

Not of This World
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Not of This World

I am reminded that we are not of this world more and more each day. “But we are citizens of heaven. And we can hardly wait for a Savior from there. He is the Lord Jesus Christ.” Philippians 3:20 NIRV Today, I did a double-take when I read a headline that Facebook (META) was temporarily...

Restoring Confidence in the Church
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Restoring Confidence in the Church

Lifeway Research recently published an article titled “22 Vital Stats for Ministry in 2022.”  Within this article are many eye-opening statistics. I want to focus only on two today. Two that left me heartbroken. 39% of Americans see Pastors as honest. American’s positive opinions on the ethics of Pastors have declined eight of the past...

Location, Location, Location
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Location, Location, Location

There are a lot of considerations when it comes to looking for a new home. A real estate agent will no doubt hammer home the importance of location, location, location! If you are new to the real estate market you might find it interesting that two homes that are practically identical in features can have...

Mary, Joseph, and Jesus Were No Strangers to Lack of Accessibility
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Mary, Joseph, and Jesus Were No Strangers to Lack of Accessibility

Struggling to find a place of belonging due to a lack of accessibility is not new to families affected by disability or Jesus. This is clear in the Christmas story. One of the most memorable parts of the story is there not being any guest room available to them. Luke 2:7 says: She gave birth...

Jesus, Disability Ministry, and the Bible from Cover to Cover
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Jesus, Disability Ministry, and the Bible from Cover to Cover

Photo courtesy of disabilityisbeautiful.com As someone who has committed his life and ministry career to the field of Disability Ministry, I am always left dumbfounded that so few have joined the cause to this point. Estimates are the 80-85% of churches have no form of Disability Ministry.[i] This is despite the fact that upwards of...

Disability Ministry Sunday 2021 – First Christian Canton
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Disability Ministry Sunday 2021 – First Christian Canton

Here is the perfect example of how to do a disability ministry Sunday at your church. A great example from our friends at First Christian Canton in Ohio. Don’t miss these awesome videos from this same service: “I Am a Child of God“ Karli’s testimony Charles’ testimony “Identity“ Further Reading How to do your own...

My Christmas Wishlist
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My Christmas Wishlist

Have you ever written out a Christmas wishlist? Maybe when you were younger you even mailed one to Santa at the North Pole. As we age sometimes our wishes change. This year if I could have anything for Christmas, I would wish for the following: I wish people with disabilities would have their voices heard....

Easy To Use Online Curriculum
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Easy To Use Online Curriculum

“Easy To Use Online Curriculum” session from the Wonderfully Made Conference 2020 as presented by Ability Ministry president Ryan Wolfe. Ryan WolfeIt is Ryan’s passion to equip and empower churches, organizations, and individuals to reach their disability communities for Jesus. Ryan comes to Ability Ministry with 15+ years of ministry experience. He previously worked at...

Curriculum, Teaching, and Tips
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Curriculum, Teaching, and Tips

“Curriculum, Teaching, and Tips” is a VIP member breakout session from the 2020 Wonderfully Made Conference as presented by Ability Ministry president Ryan Wolfe. Ryan WolfeIt is Ryan’s passion to equip and empower churches, organizations, and individuals to reach their disability communities for Jesus. Ryan comes to Ability Ministry with 15+ years of ministry experience....