What we're about

https://autismambassadorscorps.files.wordpress.com/2020/05/autism-community-fellowship.pdf

Mission Statement

To be a fellowship that offers complete inclusion for individuals with atypical neurology, regardless of whether or not they have a formal Autism diagnosis, and their loved ones.

Goals

1) Complete Inclusion

___a) Autistics/Aspies, as well as anyone else with a disability of any kind, are given the exact same opportunity to contribute as everyone else in accordance with their interests and abilities.

___b) Many churches are afraid to have Autistic/Aspie children in their Sunday school, as well as children with developmental disabilities of any kind, resulting in their parents being asked to leave. We will never turn anyone away who seeks fellowship with us.

2) Create a Christian fellowship that meets the unique needs Autistics/Aspies and their loved ones.

___a) Create a sensory friendly environment.

___b) Create Bible Studies that cater to the unique learning styles.

___c) Create programs designed to meet any practical needs of Autistics/Aspies and their loved ones.

3) Developing Autistics/Aspies so they can find roles that enable them to contribute to Christ’s ministry to each individual’s maximum potential.

___a) We are all the body of Christ and every part serves a specific purpose.

______(1 Corinthians 12:12-27) https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=1+Corinthians+12&version=NKJV

___b) God has given us all unique gifts and callings “…for the equipping of the saints for the work of ministry, for the edifying of the body of Christ, till we all come to the unity of the faith and of the knowledge of the Son of God, to a perfect man, to the measure of the stature of the fullness of Christ; that we should no longer be children, tossed to and fro and carried about with every wind of doctrine, by the trickery of men, in the cunning craftiness of deceitful plotting, but, speaking the truth in love, may grow up in all things into Him who is the head—Christ— from whom the whole body, joined and knit together by what every joint supplies, according to the effective working by which every part does its share, causes growth of the body for the edifying of itself in love.”

______(Ephesians 4:12-16; For full context, start in verse 7) https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Ephesians+4&version=NKJV

___c) The more of the burdens of the church the Laity takes up, the more it frees up the leadership to spread the Gospel and the greater the impact the church can have on society.

______(Acts 6:1-7) https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Acts+6&version=NKJV

4) To create Christian disciples amongst the Autistic/Aspie community in order that we can fully participate in the “Great Commission,” which is the true intent of the Christian Church.

___a) The intent of the “Abrahamic Covenant” is that “…in you all the families of the earth shall be blessed.”

______(Genesis 12:3b) https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Genesis+12&version=NKJV

___b) Jesus’ “Personal Mission Statement”

______(Luke 4:17-21) https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Luke+4&version=NKJV

___c) “The Great Commission”

______(Matthew 28:18-20) https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Matthew+28&version=NKJV

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