"Then some people came, bringing to Jesus a paralyzed man, carried by four of them. And when they could not bring him to Jesus becaue of the crowd, they removed the roof above him." Mark 7:3-4
Your congregation is invited to join the Open Roof Fellowship if you are committed to and actively engaged in ministry to and with persons with disabilities. This might include:
- Facility modifications allowing persons with physical limitations to fully participate in church life
- Program changes to meet the needs of those with developmental and/or learning disabilities
- Building relationships with local agencies serving persons with disabilities or mental illness
Go to the Open Roof Fellowship website to submit an application and share your story by June 1.
Other inspiring stories can be found in Circles of Love: Stories of Congregations Caringg for People with Disabilities and their Families available from Brethren Press
For additional information contact Debbie Eisenbise: Disabilities@brethren.org
or 800-323-8030 x 306. Sponsored by Church of the Brethren Congregational Life Ministries.