Where is your church – where are you?

Before Easter we wrote about two families with sons with intellectual disabilities whose family members were turned away from their churches.  Unfortunately, this is a frequent story.    This past Sunday I met with members of a congregation actively engaged in the...

Source of Hope….

You may be the person God will use to bring someone hope in Jesus Christ… Cathy and James (names changed) met at a Friendship Bible class several years ago.  James lived in a group home for adults with intellectual disabilities for about 20 years.  He kept to himself,...
To be Accepted…

To be Accepted…

This past month we shared a story of conversations with two mothers with sons who have intellectual disabilities who were turned away by their congregations.  These congregations do not yet understand the blessing that can come when they  include members with...
Christmas Blessing

Christmas Blessing

May God bless you this Christmas with an awareness and confidence that He is constantly with you, even to the end of the age. This Christmas, I have reflected a great deal on the meaning of the name “Immanuel” that Isaiah prophesied for Jesus, meaning, “God with us.”...