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5 Myths About Disability Ministry

President Ryan Wolfe covers 5 myths about disability ministry.  To download the presentation file used in the training video and the blog post that accompanies the video, click here.
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Disability Ministry Sunday

Many churches over the years have held special Sundays highlighting different ministry areas or community opportunities. Probably the most well known special Sunday is when churches allow their youth ministry to take over. Every element of the service is planned and conducted by the youth of the church. These are great Sundays! They both highlight […]
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Lack of Accessibility Robs People of their Dignity

Photo courtesy of disabilityisbeautiful.com What is dignity? By definition, dignity is the state or quality of being worthy of honor or respect. To have a proper understanding of dignity we must understand the difference between respect and dignity. Respect comes from the Latin word respectus, meaning “to look back at.” Acknowledging someone because of their […]
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Sunshine, Summertime, and Supporting Those Impacted by Disability

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Photo courtesy disabilityisbeautiful.com   I love summertime. I love the longer days, the weather, and the activities afforded by the combination of endless days and sunshine. I love the promise of opportunities for new experiences and moments of unencumbered freedom. Each summer, I balance the joy found in this promise with the reality of summer […]
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Baptism Decision Video Resource for Disability Ministry

Baptism Decision Video Resource for Disability Ministry
There is no greater decision that anyone can make in life than to believe in Jesus and be baptized. It is the only decision that we make that can make a difference on where we will spend our eternity. It will either be with Jesus in heaven or separated from Him in hell. So, this […]
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"Jesus never commanded church leadership to do Disability Ministry."

Disability Myth Busters
"Jesus never commanded church leadership to do Disability Ministry." When it comes to disabilities there are numerous myths, or false beliefs, that have been ingrained into humanity from the beginning of time. These myths stand as a barrier to meaningful inclusion if not addressed. Remember, you are in a spiritual battle. The enemy, the devil, […]
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"People born with disabilities are being punished by God because of sin."

Disability Myth Busters
"People born with disabilities are being punished by God because of sin." When it comes to disabilities there are numerous myths, or false beliefs, that have been ingrained into humanity from the beginning of time. These myths stand as a barrier to meaningful inclusion if not addressed. Remember, you are in a spiritual battle. The […]
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"People with intellectual and developmental disabilities get a free pass to heaven."

Disability Myth Busters
"People with intellectual and developmental disabilities get a free pass to heaven." When it comes to disabilities there are numerous myths, or false beliefs, that have been ingrained into humanity from the beginning of time. These myths stand as a barrier to meaningful inclusion if not addressed. Remember, you are in a spiritual battle. The […]
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Beauty Belongs to Everyone - IFL2022

Ryan Wolfe speaking at Inclusion Fusion conference
History has not been kind to people who live with disabilities. People have been ostracized, segregated, neglected, abused, aborted, and murdered as a result of disability. Why? Because we have been taught that disability is ugly, undesirable, shameful, and should be either hidden away or disposed of. What if there was something that the Church […]
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5 Ways To Get New Volunteers Engaged In Disability Ministry

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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 […]
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