Church Campus Accessibility Checklist
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Church Campus Accessibility Checklist

Ryan WolfeIt is Ryan’s passion to equip and empower churches, organizations, and individuals to reach their disability communities for Jesus. Ryan, Director of Program Development, comes to Ability Ministry with 15+ years of ministry experience. He previously worked at First Christian Church in Canton, Ohio as their full-time Disability Pastor. He also worked as a...

Exercise, Strength and Ability
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Exercise, Strength and Ability

“Love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul and with all your strength.”  Mark 12:30 This verse came to me as I prepared to write this blog about disability and exercise. We want our children to love the Lord AND to grow up strong and healthy. However, the “strong and...

I Need a Bigger Heart
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I Need a Bigger Heart

I must admit that I am a true information junkie. I love to know the facts, the history, and the why behind how things work. On occasion, pull out my maps app while reading books so that I can get a true picture of where the setting is. I know, I know…I might have some...

Abundant Goodness – Free Wallpaper
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Abundant Goodness – Free Wallpaper

Jason MorrisonJason joins the Ability Ministry team and brings over 20 years of graphic design and marketing experience to the table. He has handled projects from local start-up businesses to publicly owned internationally based companies, including a Shark Tank company. Jason currently reside in Louisville with his wife, two daughters, and dog Pepper. In his...

Take a Closer Look
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Take a Closer Look

Jason MorrisonJason joins the Ability Ministry team and brings over 20 years of graphic design and marketing experience to the table. He has handled projects from local start-up businesses to publicly owned internationally based companies, including a Shark Tank company. Jason currently reside in Louisville with his wife, two daughters, and dog Pepper. In his...

What’s your Thankful?
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What’s your Thankful?

With Thanksgiving just around the corner, we’ve been talking at Riverwood about an attitude of Thanksgiving. During one of our community meetings, we were each stating things that we’re all thankful for. When we were done, Gary Lee came up to me and said, “What’s your thankful Wanda?” I smiled and said, “Do you mean...

More Than Just a House
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More Than Just a House

Just recently, the Ability Ministry Board of Directors met.  Before the meeting, the Board had some time to relax and spend with the residents of our Riverwood location, having fun and worshiping. With any new group that comes to volunteer or visit, Rhonna, our Director of Services, will usually come up with a fun activity...

Unwanted Messages
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Unwanted Messages

Ryan WolfeIt is Ryan’s passion to equip and empower churches, organizations, and individuals to reach their disability communities for Jesus. Ryan, Director of Program Development, comes to Ability Ministry with 15+ years of ministry experience. He previously worked at First Christian Church in Canton, Ohio as their full-time Disability Pastor. He also worked as a...

Don’t Let Disability Keep You From Planning for Your Financial Future
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Don’t Let Disability Keep You From Planning for Your Financial Future

If you or your loved one has been living with a disability for any length of time, you probably already have a plan for making sure your day-to-day needs are met. However, do you know how you will handle the expenses of care later in life? If you don’t, it’s important to create a financial...

The Sonflower Bakery Story
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The Sonflower Bakery Story

In February of 2009, I was meeting with my assistant and a parent about potential jobs for our students here at the Church of the Resurrection.  This would help parents have some free time and would also help the students develop job skills.  After determining that many of them would require skills that our students...