Caregiving Is Hard Work

Caregiving Is Hard Work

My formerly feisty, stubborn, and determined mother turned 90 during Labor Day weekend of 2018. The weekend was also the 10th anniversary of when we realized Mom was having memory problems. When she decided to move in with my brother and his family. When I took over...
Nambala Is Home

Nambala Is Home

I am very sad to share this news with you, the email from a dear missionary friend began. Your boy, Nambala, who you sponsor in Congo, died last week. My friend had been delighted by my request for a child with special needs through the Global Fingerprints program....
There Goes Another Summer

There Goes Another Summer

Sigh… there goes another summer, Snoopy! ~ Charlie Brown Do you like what you see at DifferentDream.com? You can receive more great content by subscribing to the quarterly Different Dream newsletter and signing up for the daily RSS feed delivered to your email inbox....
When Autism Gives Courage to Stand

When Autism Gives Courage to Stand

Guest blogger Amy Felix says that when autism gives courage to stand, something beautiful happens. You may well agree after reading this post, which comes with a tissue warning. When Autism Gives Courage to Stand Growing up, my faith was weak. God used it, what little...
If You Have Told a Child a Thousand Times

If You Have Told a Child a Thousand Times

If you have told a child a thousand times and he still does not understand, then it is not the child who has a problem. ~ Walter Barbie Do you like what you see at DifferentDream.com? You can receive more great content by subscribing to the quarterly Different Dream...