Today’s blog post is authored by Mike Woods, Church Consultant with Key Ministry.
One of the potential issues with starting special-needs ministry outreach is that… 1,102 more words
I straddle two subcultures in my daily interactions…one composed of kids and families impacted by mental illness and the other of persons immersed by occupation or relationship in a socially conservative subculture within evangelical Christianity. 994 more words
Editor’s Note: Key Ministry’s online church initiative involves exploration of new strategies for local churches to use in outreach and ministry to/with kids with disabilities and their families. 689 more words
This past Thursday, we discussed an interesting study examining the relationship between anxiety, church attendance and religious practice among U.S. adults.Today, we’ll look at findings from the study describing the church attendance and spiritual practices of people who self-identify feelings of sadness or depression. 563 more words
Over the last few weeks, I’ve had the wonderful opportunity to begin a great ministry with Joni and Friends.
It began this winter when I began to ponder the possibility of attending the Family Retreat at Bison Ranch, put on by Joni and Friends’ Arizona Regional Ministry. 854 more words
I came across an interesting study yesterday that examined the relationship between anxiety and church attendance. I’ll share some data and challenge the assumptions the study authors…and most church leaders would make at first glance. 425 more words