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What if a UFO Landed in Your Church Parking Lot?

UFO Landing in Church Parking Lot
Only a few months ago the very mention of UFOs and aliens was laughed off as crazy talk or born from conspiracy theories. However, on June 25, 2021, the government of the United States released a report confirming that UFOs are real. What they stopped short of doing was confirming where these UFOs came from […]
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The Question of Disability

Why does disability exist in creation? This is a big and deep question that not all agree upon. Most have the wrong approach to this conversation viewing disability as only a negative or something bad and therefore undesirable. They start from the premise of the “problem” of disability. This is the wrong approach because on […]
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Disability is More a "When" Than it is an "If"

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One in four adults (26%) in the United States are disabled according to the CDC. That is over 61 million adults in the United States alone. One in five people worldwide lives with a disability. That makes well over one billion people. If you live long enough chances are you will experience disability in your […]
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The 1930s

Ah… the 1930s! One can only be captivated by the black and white imagery defined by the golden age of Hollywood. This decade saw the explosion of growth on the big screen. Millions of people took in at least one film per week. This was the height of cinema’s popularity. But the 1930s were not […]
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8 Tips for New Disability Ministry Teachers

I attended a disability ministry volunteer training session at my church, Southeast Christian, recently and it was brought to my attention that we have now been in the new Shine Suite for over a year now.  This is significant for a variety of reasons, however, the one that hit home with me the most was […]
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God doesn’t just call the abled-bodied and neurotypical to go on mission!

Often in churches, the Sunday before a mission trip departs those who are going on the trip gather on stage to be prayed for by the Pastor and the congregation at large. If you have seen this take place in a church ask yourself this, have you ever seen a group of people with disabilities […]
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Ministry, Interrupted

When I was a college freshman, I contracted bronchitis while living in the dorms. I was sick for weeks and sharing a dorm room with one other person and a common living area with many more. I would attempt to sleep all night, drag myself to class in the morning, then slink back to my […]
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Running for Office as a Person With Disability

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Running for political office is an effective way to influence change in your community especially for those who are underrepresented and often ignored. “Nothing About Us, Without Us” is a powerful slogan to draw strength from when running for elected office as a person living with a disability. With only a handful of people with […]
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How to Tackle Inappropriate Sexual Behavior in Your Disability Ministry

When you see the word “creep” what comes to mind? Is it a green zombie character from Minecraft and the gamer world? Is it a song titled “Creep” released by TLC, Radiohead, Stone Temple Pilots, or Korn? Or is it of a strange dude with a mustache lurking in the shadows wearing nothing but a […]
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Why Does Disability Exist?

Why does disability exist? That is probably the wrong question but it grabbed your attention! Specifically, this conversation is about trying to debunk commonly held beliefs surrounding why people are born with disabilities. This is not about those that acquire a disability as a result of aging, an accident, or another incident. The most commonly […]
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