Few people understand how to love without labels better than Barbara Newman. For more than 30 years, Barbara has provided education, inspiration, and transformation for churches and families typically disregarded by society. This interview is a must-see for every Christian organization and Christ follower.
What do you mean when you say you work with kids who have been kicked out of church?
What kind of training do you offer that can make church more inclusive?
What suggestions do you have for people who have been wounded by churches unprepared to work with their special needs?
How do you see our talents and the things we struggle to learn working together?
What are some immediate things we can do as a church to welcome people with disabilities?
What is inclusion and what are some ways our church can be more inclusive?
What can I do to assure a parent of a special needs child that their child will be safe in our church's programs?
What are some of the biggest barriers to churches including people with disabilities?
Do we do anything differently when the person with the disability is an adult or a senior?
What can we do to make worship services more inclusive to people with special needs?
What can you say to those who struggle with having to care for someone with special needs?