Objectives

  • TO PRAY: Foundational ministry need – dependence upon God for all areas of provision and strength
  • TO CARE: Meeting felt needs of all variety as an extension of the hands and heart of Christ
  • TO SHARE: Expressing the grace of God through the story of the Gospel in a practical way

 

TO PRAY:
Foundational ministry need – dependence upon God for all areas of provision and strength

Pray for wisdom, favor and blessing in the areas of financial, educational, medical and social challenges that often confront families affected by disability

Pray for comfort in the midst of grief, pain and isolation caused by disability and for individuals to experience the grace of God every day

Pray for churches and organizations to open their doors wider to people affected by disability

TO CARE:
Meeting felt needs of all variety as an extension of the hands and heart of Christ

Provide respite, support and outreach through community-oriented events and activities

Provide support for parents and caregivers through networking and small groups

Learn about and meet practical felt needs in your local disability community

TO SHARE:
Expressing the grace of God through the story of the Gospel in a practical way

Use personal testimony to communicate Christ’s love (what is your story?)

Teach biblical truths in simple and clear language

Provide visual storyboards for biblical narratives and principles

 

Resources:

http://irresistiblechurch.org/without-love-nothing/

http://www.joniandfriends.org/radio/5-minute/love2020/

http://www.joniandfriends.org/radio/5-minute/love2020-family-retreat-example/