December 2016

Unwrapped: The Gift of Autism


“AUTISM?” I woke with this blaring in my mind. Could that be what Hannah has? I remembered a book I’d read years before about a girl with autism. I reread it. It was a perfect description of Hannah’s current condition. She had lost all language skills, cried and screamed for hours and was self-abusive. Not […]

His Burden is Light


“What is your gift to the family of God?” It was our first time attending this church and I had just been introduced to this woman. My answer, of course, was profound. “Ummm…I…ummm…to raise my kids?” She looked at me like I was from Mars. I was mortified. What a great first impression! That was […]