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Fearfully & Wonderfully Made

A community of parents and caregivers who come together to share advice, struggles, and the joys of caring for our family members with special needs

About our Ministry

Fearfully & Wonderfully Made is a support group for parents and caregivers of family members with special needs. Our group provides a safe place to discuss struggles, celebrate joys, learn together, and build fellowship in our parish. 

Our namesake comes from Psalm 139:13-14
“For you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother’s womb. I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know that full well.” (NIV)


Calendar + Upcoming Events

Regular Meeting Dates: The 3rd Sunday of every month
Regular Meeting Time: 6:30PM 
Regular Meeting Location: St. Luke Room (unless otherwise noted)

Join us for our Next Meeting!

Date: Sunday, December 18
Time: 6:30PM
Location: Coach’s (135th and Antioch)
Details: Join Fearfully and Wonderfully Made on Sunday December 18 at Coach’s for a night of fellowship. Holidays are a joyful time but they also come with schedule disruptions and noisy crowded get-togethers that can be tough on our family members with special needs. Come share your strategies for helping your loved ones get the most out of the season. Please RSVP to marx.mk@gmail.com.

Join us Next Year!

Date: Sunday, January 15
Time: 6:30PM
Location: St. Luke Room
Speaker: Carlye Ehman will discuss Medicaid waivers. More information will follow soon!

Date: Sunday, February 19
Time: 6:30PM
Location: St. Luke Room
Speaker: Casey Connealy of Gaughan & Connealy will discuss “Planning for the Support of Your Child with Special Needs.” Casey will cover guardianships and conservatorships, special needs trusts, and he will cover practical considerations for everyone, and will answer any questions you may have.


Contact Us

If you have questions or are interested in learning more about this ministry, please reach out!

Jim and Mary Kate Hamilton
marx.mk@gmail.com
816-304-0517 (Mary Kate)
913-387-7577 (Jim)


Links + Resources

*Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act