We Are About Comfort... and Conquest
This conference is not solely about comfort; it is also about conquest
If you think a conference about God and disability is going to be mostly about comforting those who are hurting, you are only seeing half of the potential. It is certainly about providing hope from God’s word. And it is also about fighting a war:
For we do not wrestle against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the cosmic powers over this present darkness, against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly places. (Ephesians 6:12)
Who will the cosmic powers hate more than those God has called indispensible (1 Corinthians 12:22)? Who are they most likely to seek out to destroy, marginalize, and discount but those God uses to shame the wise and the strong (1 Corinthians 1:27)?
Those evil spiritual forces have been very successful in the United States against people…