The name “139” refers to Psalm 139 where David writes, “For you formed my inward parts; you knitted me together in my mother’s womb. I praise you, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made.” We, at the Moody Church, firmly believe that God made us all wonderfully, and that those with disabilities show us God’s wonder in different ways that we would otherwise miss.


Pastor Eric Targe

Eric is the Pastor of Disability Ministries & University Students, and is supported by an amazing leadership team. He and his wife, Rebecca, live on the Northside of Chicago with their daughter, “Cece.” Eric is passionate about discipling and reaching families affected by disabilities.

Katherine Drescher

Katherine serves as the Ministry Assistant for Disability Ministries. She is a graduate of Moody Bible Institute with a degree in Children’s Ministry. She and her husband Daniel live in Chicago. Katherine is a gifted writer and loves working with persons who have disabilities.

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