Supporting churches to include people with Autism and Learning Disabilties

Please feel free to share this with others who might be thinking of helping out in ministry with people with learning disabilities. If you’d like a copy of the text to use yourself in training or passing on – send me an email address and I will email you it back. Just please mention where you got it from. Thanks. Lynn x

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When I asked “Are you a barrier?” I wondered what advice I could give that would help people feel more confident about approaching and communicating with people with learning disabilities in general, as well as in church.

The body of Christ, the church is made up of many parts and all the spectrum of humanity is given access to this body by Christ himself. We only need to believe and confess He is the Son of God who died to save us from our sins.  It is by grace we have been saved, so that no-one can boast. The same grace for all of us.

I was thinking about this a lot in the week.  If we are to communicate with the whole of Christ’s body, the church, then how might we best do this?

I did what I always need to do…turn to the Bible for the answer.  There…

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