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Blind Faith

For those of you who may not know, in June, 2020, my adult son, Joey, who has special needs, had a retina detachment. What should have been a routine surgical repair resulted in three additional surgeries and the loss of his vision. Many of you faithfully prayed for Joey – something I’m eternally grateful for. The result isn’t what I hoped, what I desperately prayed for. I’m sharing our experience over the last two years, hoping it blesses you. Thank…

When Walls Crumble and Fall

September 20,1989 “If your baby lives he will be severely disabled. He won’t walk or talk or acknowledge you.” The doctor left and I sat without expression. When the words finally sank in, I cried without comfort. Prayed and asked why. It was the destruction of a dream. The dream of the baby and life I planned. When I heard these words, I sat down and wept and mourned for days; and I was fasting and praying before the God…