Bethesda offers a variety of events to assist with building or enhancing a disability ministry within your church or school.

  • Workshops and presentations focusing on beginning or enhancing a disability ministry
  • Bible studies and activities for all ages on disability awareness
  • Information on specific classes, such as confirmation on first communion
  • Faith, Activities, Conversation, Expression and Service (F.A.C.E.S.) program

To learn more about events in your location or to schedule an event, contact the Ministry Consultant in your area.

Upcoming Events:

Making Room at the Table

Where:  Faith Lutheran Church
2320 N. Kickapoo St.
Lincoln, IL 62656

When:  Sept. 14 and 15, 2012
Sponsored by Central Illinois District-LCMS

Contact:  Deaconess Linda Schaefer at 217-648-2824 or by email.

Description:  Each year our special religious education committee of the Central Illinois District of the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod sponsors a workshop for professional, lay members, teachers, people with disabilities, parents, etc., on a topic related to being the church with persons who have intellectual or developmental disabilities. This year's workshop will be: Making Room at the Table, held at Faith Lutheran Church at 2320 N. Kickapoo St. Lincoln, IL 62656 on Sept. 15 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Friday evening pre-session is from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the same location. The presenter is David Morstad of the Bethesda Institute for both days.

There is no registration fee. Download a pdf for more information.

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