The Church, as a whole, doesn’t have solid theology on disability. On top of that, the Church struggles to demonstrate compassion to the disabled. Both of these are essential to every local church, and the Church needs to be taught how to do so.
I am definitely not the first or last person to come up with a list of hurtful statements made towards someone disabled, but I hope my article gives you (the able-bodied and disabled) a fantastic example of why we should be more compassionate and forgiving.
“Most segregated time of day is Sunday service / Now what you think that say about the God you worship?” “Dirty Water” by Lecrae When I first began attending church services I had no expectations because I had no frame of reference. I walked into my first service, I looked around and didn’t feel like I