The Special Blessing ministry serves people with special needs from toddlers to adults. Our goal is to welcome all members of Christ’s church with open arms, and to offer opportunities for learning, fellowship, and service that suit their gifts and abilities.


Online Sunday School Class for all ages

11:00-12:15 p.m. | resumes Jan. 9 – April 10 | Online
Experienced parent volunteer leaders will guide the class through a 12-lesson unit on dependence from the “seeJesus Bethesda” series.

Service Projects

Our Special Blessings families gather to participate in four service projects each year:

  • Feb. 12 – Food Drive & Collection
  • April 10 – Dinner Prep for Young Lives (off-site)
  • June 12 – Dinner Prep for Clark Inn (off-site)
  • Sept. 11 – Dinner Prep for Young Lives (off-site)

Young Women’s Fellowship

These virtual experiences provide a great opportunity for young women to gather and build friendships through fun conversation, music and games. For ages 21 and up
5:00–6:00 p.m. | Second and Fourth  Tuesday | Online
Jan 11 & 25, Feb 8 & 22, March 8 & 22, April 12 & 26, May 10 & 24, June 14 & 28, July 12 & 26

Parent Groups

Our parent groups currently meet once a month online to provide a place for mutual support, prayer and encouragement.
Both groups are currently discussing Sharing Love Abundantly in Special Needs Families by Gary Chapman and Jolene Philo.
All are welcome — including newcomers!

  • Moms’ Group | Second Friday, 6:30-9:00 p.m.
    January 14, February 11, March 11, April 8, May 13, June 10, July 8 & August 12
  • Dads’ Group | Second Saturdays, 7:00-8:30 p.m

For more information about participating in any of these events and/or to request a Zoom link, please contact Noel Bradley at sb@4thpres.org