Katie Garver Offers Suggestions to Successfully Include Teens with Autism (Orange 2011)

When it comes to kids with special needs, Katie Garvert knows her stuff. Starting out as a special education teacher, she now helps the church reach out to special needs children. Included among those are teenagers with autism.  Unfortunately, though, these are the ones many do not know how to include them in church-life and especially … Continue reading Katie Garver Offers Suggestions to Successfully Include Teens with Autism (Orange 2011)

How to: Build a Successful & Safe Special Needs Ministry (Orange 2011)

Many children are born with special needs, which include a number of issues. One of the most obvious is the growing number of children with various forms of autism. Many churches, however, are still struggling with providing effective ministry for these children. I know that is something our church has talked about for some time, … Continue reading How to: Build a Successful & Safe Special Needs Ministry (Orange 2011)