This past summer Klaaske deGroot-deKoning worked as a cook at Rehoboth camp at Gull Lake, Alberta. Rehoboth offers camps for people with disabilities, and she was inspired to write this poetry.
Volunteer and Communications Specialist for Disability Concerns and Safe Church, CRCNA
We hope your congregations are gearing up for Disability Awareness Sunday on October 21. Rev. Miriam Spies has offered a reflection based on the gospel lesson from Mark. We pray that your congregations are places where everybody belongs and everybody serves!
Miriam Spies will share reflections based on lectionary reading, Mark 10:35-45
Ontario friends!: "Our Doors are Open" are offering free workshops for congregations welcoming folks with disabilities and families until the end of November.
Sharing our new Circle of Grace video and other resources from Safe Church!
This fall, I am spending time with the story of the man born blind in John 9. I am in midst of writing an academic paper around ministry, leadership, and disability, and some of that work might spill out in my CRCNA work!
Reflections on the documentary, "Over 18", and information on upcoming screenings and events with director Jared Brock.
From an outsider looking in at this situation and how it continues to unfold, there are some lessons that we in Safe Church Ministry should consider.
A letter regarding what is new and happening with Disability Concerns!
Miriam Spies just started serving as Volunteer and Communications Specialist for Disability Concerns (20 hrs) and Safe Church (10 hrs).
Wonderful to see and hear about Jamie and Joshua offering their ministry in community!posted on: Faithfully Serving at Ideal Park Church
Many thanks Faye. Look forward to working with you!
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Thanks very much for your reflections, Mark. It strikes me as an important question for all peoples, living with or without a disability. Instead of displaying our credentials/titles which the...posted on: I Want to Be an Adjective When I Grow Up