ABLE is dedicated to assisting the Special Needs and Disabled populations within the church and the community. It begins with open hearts, open minds, and love by pastors, ministers, and congregations.
There are times when God doesn’t heal. There are people who will only be healed when they are in Heaven. I am reminded of that as I sit in church and listen to a family praising God for healing their child of autism. They were getting ready to go on an AIM (Associates in Missions) […]
“We haven’t seen them for a while!” “They never come to church anymore.” “Why did they stop coming?” The answer to that question pops up often on the ABLE Ministry UPCI Facebook page. The answer is different for many families, but the bottom line answer is always the same: because they can’t figure out a way to […]
Fun, festivities, awe, and wonder are some of the best parts of this season, yet many of us experience significant challenges throughout these special days. There is something extraordinarily comforting about being with people who “get it”; people who accept you and all your circumstances without judgment, without pity, and without any expectations. Our church […]
I had been laid off from my job and I just had my third daughter after a difficult pregnancy. Depression came on gradually and before I knew it, apathy had settled in. There were many days I couldn’t even get dressed. According to Wikipedia, “Depression is a state of low mood and aversion to activity […]