Tag: disability

Ministry
Jan 30, 2018
Gerald McDermottGerald McDermottDarrell L. BockDarrell L. Bock
Empowering Unlikely Leaders In this episode, Drs. Darrell L. Bock and Gerald McDermott discuss empowering leaders with speech impediments.
Ministry
Jul 26, 2016
Sarita FowlerSarita Fowler
8 Ways to Get Involved with the Deaf Whenever Christians engage the Deaf sensitively and respectfully, their efforts please Christ. To fulfill Christ’s mandate, believers must engage the Deaf community....
Ministry
Jul 14, 2016
Sarita FowlerSarita Fowler
The Great Commission Here at Home: Sharing Christ with the Deaf Community Many Christians unwittingly overlook the world’s third-largest unreached people group, many of whom live in the United States. Although this group shares many...
Stories
Jul 3, 2013
Miltinnie Yih
God's Role in My Son's Autism When Miltinnie Yih’s son received a diagnosis of “autism,” she wrestled with the “why?” Was it unconfessed sin? A generational curse? Demonic oppression? Ultimately she...
Stories
Jun 5, 2013
Sandra GlahnSandra Glahn
Living with a Disability Members of the DTS family talk about what it’s like to live with disability—from the perspective of both the impaired and the caregiver—and how the body of Christ can both...
Ministry
May 29, 2013
Amanda DeWittAmanda DeWitt
5 Ways to Reach Out to the Intellectually Disabled When I first met Lisa, a national sign-language artist who knew more songs than my iPod contained, I looked forward to forming a friendship. But I was unsure of what to say around...
Theology
May 16, 2013
Sharifa StevensSharifa Stevens
Christianity and Disability: Thinking Theologically about Brokenness Any man or woman who lives long enough will join the ranks of the disabled. How do we think theologically about such brokenness?
Spiritual Life
May 15, 2013
Mark L. BaileyMark L. Bailey
Renewable Resources: The Gift of Suffering After Lacie came home from the hospital, that neighbor called to apologize. And she heard her mother tell him, “In light of all Christ has forgiven us, how can we not forgive...
Ministry
May 15, 2013
Rick Smith
3 Ways Churches Can Minister to the Disabled Rick Smith (ThM, 2012) has a rambunctious, adorable two-year-old who has Down syndrome. Rick chronicles each day in his son’s life on noahsdad.com in an effort to...
Spiritual Life
May 15, 2013
Charles R. SwindollCharles R. Swindoll
God Works in Our Weakness But sometimes God chooses not to change our disabilities. Moses’s stuttering required Aaron’s help. And the apostle Paul prayed three times for the Lord to remove his own...
Bible
Nov 29, 2011
Joni Eareckson Tada
A Cause Worth Living For Mrs. Joni Eareckson Tada, Founder, Joni and Friends, International Disability Center, Agoura Hills, CA, shares the desperate plight of the world's one billion people with...
Chapel
Feb 11, 2009
Joni Eareckson Tada
Theology of Suffering Joni Eareckson Tada, Founder and CEO of Joni and Friends International Disability Center, discusses the theology of suffering. She encourages us by explaining how suffering can be...