Wait, Don’t Stop!
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Wait, Don’t Stop!

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...

IndispensABLE Disability Ministry Leader Online Gathering – May 28, 2020
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IndispensABLE Disability Ministry Leader Online Gathering – May 28, 2020

“Every parent wants to know their child is loved by someone else.” – Wendy Wilken In this online gathering, Wendy Wilken spoke about ways disability ministries can partner with families. Below are some of the links shared during our discussion. My Friends My Teachers All of the documents and resources Wendy is referencing can be...

Intro to Social Media for Disability Ministry
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Intro to Social Media for Disability Ministry

Jason MorrisonJason joins the Ability Ministry team and brings over 20 years of graphic design and marketing experience to the table. He has handled projects from local start-up businesses to publicly owned internationally based companies, including a Shark Tank company. Jason currently reside in Louisville with his wife, two daughters, and dog Pepper. In his...

More Us, More We: Part 2
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More Us, More We: Part 2

Jess BerryhillJess Berryhill serves as the Student Ministry Director and Special Needs Ministry Coordinator at Mount Pleasant UMC in Terre Haute, IN. She is also the Resident Director at Terre Haute Friendship House and lives with her housemates and dog, Cooper. www.facebook.com/THFriendshipHouse/

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Disability and the Bible

This month’s free disability ministry training video covers “Disability and the Bible”.  To download the presentation used here, as well as a PDF of our top disability ministry bible verses and blog post, please click here. Ryan WolfeIt is Ryan’s passion to equip and empower churches, organizations, and individuals to reach their disability communities for...

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Getting Men Involved in Disability Ministry

The fact of the matter is… men need the church, but more importantly, the church needs men! The presence of excited men is one of the surest indicators of church health, growth, and giving. So how can you get men excited about serving in your church, specifically in the world of Disability Ministry an area...

What the Old Testament says about Disability (Part 2 of 4)
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What the Old Testament says about Disability (Part 2 of 4)

Don’t just ignore the attitude After the short mention of five-year- old Mephibosheth in 2 Samuel 4:4, we don’t hear anything about him for the next five chapters. Those five chapters cover many years of biblical history, and when we reach 2 Samuel chapter 9, Mephibosheth is a grown man with a son of his...

What the Old Testament says about Disability (Part 1 of 4)
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What the Old Testament says about Disability (Part 1 of 4)

When a moment changes everything There are moments in life that are burned into our memories. They may be great moments like a wedding day, graduation, or the birth of a child. Or they may be moments you wish you could delete from your mind—the death of a loved one, job loss, or divorce. Several...

Mentoring Young Adults With Disabilities
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Mentoring Young Adults With Disabilities

Apocalyptic-type movies are not my favorite because they all have the same basic plot, and they create an overinflated sense of impending doom. However, I do think there is something we can learn from them. In 1998, Morgan Freeman played the role of the President in a movie titled Deep Impact. This storyline showed a...