Taylor’s Testimony
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Taylor’s Testimony

“Through me just living my life the best that I can, I think then, Christ’s glory is shown and I am able to fulfill his purpose for my life.” This is Taylor’s testimony.   Thank you to the great team at First Christian Church of Canton for providing this video. Ability MinistryEquipping and empowering disability...

Sometimes It’s OK to Throw Things at Church
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Sometimes It’s OK to Throw Things at Church

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...

Disability Ministry Done Right
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Disability Ministry Done Right

Have you ever heard of the word GIDER? No, it is not the first part of the well-known Larry the Cable Guy’s saying, “GIT-R-Done!” Though it is something every local church should “get done.” If you are a Scrabble pro and you are tempted to grab your dictionary let me save you the time. You...

3 Ways to Make Your Egg Hunt Accessible
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3 Ways to Make Your Egg Hunt Accessible

Is your church planning an Easter egg hunt this year? Thoughtfully structuring your egg hunt with all participants in mind will communicate to participants that they are seen, known, and loved. Consider implementing these three steps to make your hunt accessible and inclusive for all. Communicate expectations clearly to all participants Perhaps the best way...

Names > Numbers
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Names > Numbers

“What’s the number of the day? What’s the number of the day? The number of the day is…” I can still hear the Count from Sesame Street singing this intro song. Listening with anticipation wondering what the number of the day was going to be on this next episode. Over and over again I watched...

Ministry Reimagined
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Ministry Reimagined

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 First Christian Church in Canton, Ohio as their full-time Disability Pastor. He also worked as a Church Consultant for Key...

Volunteer Guardians and Your Church
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Volunteer Guardians and Your Church

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 First Christian Church in Canton, Ohio as their full-time Disability Pastor. He also worked as a Church Consultant for Key...

Volunteer Guardians and Your Church
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Volunteer Guardians and Your Church

Did you know that people affected by disability are abused and neglected at a higher rate than any other people group in the entire world? While that is a gut punch you may be wondering what you could possibly do about it? There is an answer! Proverbs 31:8 commands us to, “Speak up for those...

Volunteer Positions: Online Host
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Volunteer Positions: Online Host

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 First Christian Church in Canton, Ohio as their full-time Disability Pastor. He also worked as a Church Consultant for Key...

Women’s History Month – A Tribute to Marjorie Broxon
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Women’s History Month – A Tribute to Marjorie Broxon

During March, we celebrate Women’s History Month. The name that I want to celebrate today is not one that you will find in any history book. Even though she is not famous she was used by God as the spark that started what we know of today as Ability Ministry. Allow me to introduce you...