Donor Profile: David & Marcia Lucas

Although it has been decades since their daughter Andrea attended the Christian Learning Center, David and Marcia Lucas have kept CLC Network close to their hearts. Andrea, who was diagnosed with Down syndrome at her birth in 1978, attended CLC . . .

Ruby and Friends: Delighting in Community

Ruby (pictured second from left) enjoys participating in worship alongside her friends at Living Stones Academy (Grand Rapids, MI). “I just wanted my daughter to be in a school where the bell rang, and everyone ran out to recess,” said . . .

Vacation Guide for Parents of Kids with Disabilities

Spring break is coming up soon, and for many families, this can be a week full of change and anxiety. We’ve put together a guide to make this vacation (whether at home or someplace warm) enjoyable for ALL family members.  . . .

Accessible Gospel: Faith Formation During the Lenten Season

Part One: Get to Know the Individual Easter and the Lenten season are a time to reflect on the sacrificial and redeeming love of Christ. For some individuals, however, this season may be confusing, unimportant, or even scary. How can . . .

Developing a Disability: Hopping to Crawling

Aging is an interesting and slow process. Going from “hopping out of bed” to “crawling out of bed” usually takes place over many years. At this point in my life, I am somewhere in between those two points. My friend . . .

God’s Giant Puzzle at Central Wisconsin Christian

Pink and green puzzle pieces line the elementary wing at Central Wisconsin Christian, a K-12 CLC Network partner school in Waupun, WI. At the beginning of the school year, educational services coordinator, Becky Vander Werff, and school counselor, Rhonda Schouten, . . .

Toiling in the Gap

For over a year now, I have been biking with my youngest daughter to her school. We have a pleasant ride until we near the school and have to feel the “kathunk” of the bike as it bangs off the . . .

Welcome Jonathan Helder!

We are thrilled to welcome Jonathan Helder, advancement director, to CLC Network’s team! Jonathan has a background in fundraising and finance and has a deeply rooted passion for our mission. We invite you to learn more about him in the . . .