Special Needs

Blessings Sunday School Class

Sundays | 9:45-10:45 a.m. | Wilson/Ross 205

On Sunday mornings, we enjoy assisting the needs of our friends while expanding their knowledge of Jesus’ love through the stories and promises of the Bible. Every Sunday is a new message along with activities and mission projects throughout the year. The class is open to individuals with special needs ages 5 and up.


Friday Nights | Monthly | Locations Throughout Campus

JoyLife901 is a collaborated effort and partnership of CUMC, Second Presbyterian Church, Grace Evangelical Church and Young Life Capernaum. JoyLife901 provides abundant opportunities for children and adults with disabilities from social aspects to providing information and resources to families in need. 


Breakfast Club

Fridays in August–May | 9–11 a.m. | followed by Fitness Time from 11 a.m.-Noon
The first two Fridays of the month, Breakfast Club meets at Grace Evangelical Church in Mike's Place, 9750 Wolf River Blvd., Germantown.
The last two Fridays are at CUMC in The Refuge.

Breakfast Club is a breakfast and Bible study for adults with special needs. It’s an opportunity to meet new friends, learn more about God’s Word and enjoy community along with monthly field trips.

Memphis Joy Prom

April each year

A magical night of glitz, glam and JOY. Memphis Joy Prom is a full scale prom that provides opportunities for friends ages 16 and up who have never experienced a prom or an event that truly celebrates them and the love Christ has for all of us.


Summer Camp

Opportunities vary each summer from sports to drama camp opportunities. Call in the spring for dates. 

For more details about the Special Needs Ministry, contact Ashley Parks, 261-2153.