A Conference for Northern California Churches
March 4-6, 2021
Hosted at Redwood Chapel
19300 Redwood Rd.
Castro Valley, CA
Donnell Kenworthy credits her son, DJ, with teaching her that a life with disabilities, though challenging, can be fun, exciting and rewarding. DJ, born with Down syndrome, autism, and significant medical challenges, loves the Lord, delights in greeting people in his local church and has a special ministry of hugs! Donnell, and her husband, Darrell Kenworthy, co-direct Special Grace Ministries, the disAbility ministry arm of the Assemblies of God Northern California Nevada District. As such they consult, resource, network and train pastors and churches in disability ministry. Donnell also works in various capacities in her community as a State Council on Developmental Disabilities regional advisory committee member, Boardmember of Warmline Family Resource Center and PTI (Parent Training & Information Center), facilitating a faith-based care provider support group in her local church body and as a Project Leadership trainer for Family Voices of California. She has been a guest presenter at All Access Church Conference, Sacramento and serves in leadership with Joni & Friends Sacramento area ministry.