Disability Awareness Sunday

Disabilities Sunday Designated in the AWF Conference

Sunday, October 20, 2019, is designated as Disability Awareness Sunday in the Alabama - West Florida Conference. Every year will designate a Sunday for this purpose. Click here to read more about last year's special Sunday.

Ideas to celebrate Disability Awareness Sunday:

  • Plan a worship service themed around God’s love and acceptance of all of us.
  • Have persons with disabilities participate in the worship service as greeters, ushers, musicians and /or speakers.  
  • Highlight existing ministries in your church or programs in your community that serve those with disabilities.
  • Include a flyer in your church bulletin.
  • Incorporate ideas from these resources: http://www.umdisabilityministries.org/dasunday

Share with us how your church celebrated Disabilities Awareness Sunday. Contact Berta Hurston at bertahurston@gmail.com or Susan Hunt at susan@awfumc.org.