Meet Our Leadership Team

Charles & Debra Chivers Charles & Debra Chivers

Charlie & Debbie founded Special Touch Ministry in 1982. Since that time, the... [Read more]

Thomas & Angelia Carpenter Thomas & Angelia Carpenter

Thomas has been associated with Special Touch Ministry since 1999. What started out... [Read more]

Joseph & Ann Trementozzi Joseph & Ann Trementozzi

Joseph and Ann have been involved in International missions work for over ten years... [Read more]

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When the Church Facilitates When the Church Facilitates

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Facilitating Summer Get Away Facilitating Summer Get Away

Special Touch Ministry has been blessed with an incredible resource in the Tech Truck. It travels across the nation to support the Summer Get Away Program. The Truck is supplied with everything from store merchandise to the sound system to medical resources used by nurses. The Tech Team, directed by Rev. Carl Hespe, is a group of unselfish servants... [Read more]

Inpiring Chapter Leaders Inpiring Chapter Leaders

Are you motivated by a leader who demands strict compliance or demonstrates excellence through serving? The Special Touch family is incredibly blessed with several gifted leaders who inspire us by triumphing over adversity. Geographically, Jacksonville, FL is one of the largest cities in the United States. It has a huge population of people impacted... [Read more]

NEW RELEASE: Compel Them to Come In NEW RELEASE: Compel Them to Come In

Close your eyes for a moment and imagine being born into permanent darkness. Continue the journey. Your eyes see but your ears don’t hear. You are born into a sub-culture that largely rejects both the label of disability and the remedies for your condition. In this next vignette you are traveling to meet your fiancée when in the space of ninety... [Read more]

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