A Special Needs Happy Ending

A Special Needs Happy Ending

Once upon a time, in a tiny country church, a handsome man married a beautiful woman. The handsome man and the beautiful woman had three lovely daughters and a charming son. They were a healthy, loving family and could have lived happily ever after in their own little...
Where Special Needs and Easter Meet

Where Special Needs and Easter Meet

Where Special Needs and Easter Meet Some of my earliest memories are anchored in the sensations that accompanied our family’s Easter observances. Scratchy petticoats under new spring dresses. Bonnet straps tied too tight under the chin. The tickling ruffles of...
God Has a Purpose for this New Life

God Has a Purpose for this New Life

My baby brother turns 57 today. He is my parents’ third child. Mom was shocked, rather than thrilled, to hear she was pregnant in the fall of 1958. And for several good reasons. Her husband had been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis only a few months earlier....