Disability Awareness

Everybody belongs, everybody serves

Our AIM:
Accessible, Inclusive, Missional churches
where everybody belongs and everybody serves.

Disability Consultation

We are available to offer assistance on matters related to ministering with persons with disabilities, their families, and their churches.

Disability Awareness: Resources

Disability ministry resources are available for advocates, worship planners, and church staff covering topics related to caring, accessibility and awareness, mental health and more. (These resources, shared between the Disability Concerns ministries of the Reformed Church in America and the Christian Reformed Church in North America, are located on The Network.)

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Breaking Barriers

See past issues of our Breaking Barriers newsletter, available in English, Spanish and Korean.

Disability Awareness: Books We Love

Here are some books we love to recommend for your church and ministries.

Stories about Disability Awareness

The Whole Gospel

A deaf congregation makes the good news accessible for heart and mind.

Disability Outreach Program Becomes Church

Friends to Friends Community Church makes a point to have as few barriers to worship as possible. 

Seen and Heard

Children as young as ten are becoming full members at Woestina Reformed.

My Voice: God Can Use All Our Gifts

Even gifts and abilities that don’t appear to have a direct connection to ministry can be a way to spread God’s love. 

Mental Illness Finds a Place at the Saturday Center

Each Saturday, West End Collegiate Church invites people who need mental or emotional healing to gather for food, fellowship, and a discussion on faith.

Contact:

Terry A. DeYoung
Coordinator for Disability Concerns
tdeyoung@rca.org
616-541-0855

 

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