Tag Archives: Disabilities

Disability and the Way of Jesus: Holistic Healing in the Gospels and the Church

Fox takes a humbling, often difficult topic and provides excellent insights. She makes a compelling case that healing actually involves much more than just people’s medical problems being fixed, creating a powerful picture of church ministries that display radical love and humility.

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Disabling Mission, Enabling Witness: Exploring Missiology Through the Lens of Disability Studies

People who have disabilities are one of the largest groups that American churches neglect. Using his experience working with various people who have disabilities and his academic research into disability studies, Benjamin T. Conner unpacks the theological ideas that fuel this neglect.

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Redefining Perfect: The Interplay Between Theology & Disability

Reviewed by: Ceil Carey, retired public librarian and long time book discussion leader   Introduction Title: Redefining perfect: The interplay between theology & disability Author: Amy E. Jacober Publisher: Cascade Books Publication Date: 2017 Format: Paperback Length: 225 pages OVERVIEW The author ends the book by redefining perfect. She writes that in the old version, “Perfect is the best version […]

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