Joni and Friends Greater St. Louis will be holding a Through the Roof workshop in the Southwest Missouri Area on Saturday, March 29, 2014. This workshop is intended to help you and your church serve people with disabilities in your community more effectively. Reaching out to this group of people is a great way to help your church grow, and share the Gospel with new friends! Joni and Friends Greater St. Louis is a local Area Ministry office of the International Ministry of Joni and Friends founded by Joni Eareckson Tada.
Our first training will be held:
Time: 9:00am – 12:00pm (Registration begins at 8:30am)
Location: Impact Life Church, 1601 Wall, Joplin, MO 64804
Contact: Judy Redlich @ 314-773-5664; firstname.lastname@example.org
Registration and continental breakfast from 8:30-9:00am.
Building a Firm Foundation to train churches to get their disability ministry up and running.
- Why Have a Disability Ministry?
- How Do I Start to Build a Disability Ministry?
Filling in the Pieces to help those more experienced stay focused and grow a more effective ministry.
- Autism Basics—What is autism?
- Autism and the Church - From the Inside (a forum featuring adults with autism and their families)
- Round Table discussion with presenters. An opportunity to ask your questions about the day’s topics.
You will take back to your church some great resources and tools, and can purchase other helpful items at our book table. Our hope is that you will leave each training session better equipped, refreshed and encouraged to work with disabled people in your congregation and neighborhoods.
Payment can also be in made by cash, check or credit card in advance or at the door.
Your ideas are welcome. And remember, we are always available for individual consultations.
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