Friendship Class

The Friendship Class is a group for individuals with disabilities and their friends. This group meets on Sunday mornings (9:30am) and Wednesday evenings (6:30pm) and together learns how to love God and love others. The Friendship Class meets in Room 156.

Joni & Friends Camp in Michigan

Each summer families with special needs participate in a unique, accessible retreat in Muskegon, MI. Contact Pastor Mike Akert if you are interested in attending with your family or serving on a missions team as volunteer staff at the camp.  Find out more!


Liberty Buddies are volunteers (on Sunday mornings and Wednesday evenings) who provide one-on-one care for children and youth with special needs. This allows these students to enjoy activities with children their own age. Please arrange in advance by calling Pastor Mike Akert at 219-926-3038.

Children's Sensory Class

This Quieter Class is offered during 9:30am worship on Sunday mornings. It is a one-on-one, adult-child ministry for children with sensory issues, autism spectrum disorder and other special needs who require a quieter learning environment. Please call Pastor Mike Akert at 219.926.3038 to make a reservation for the Quieter Class.