World Down Syndrome Day is especially important – discrimination through prenatal screening has been occurring at startling rates worldwide.
The moment the doctor told my husband and I that he suspected our daughter had Down syndrome, I instantly felt all of our dreams shatter.
An amazing journey for a family can start with special needs adoption.
I loved watching my grandma layer together her quilts on the giant wooden frame that filled her entire living room. Grandma’s quilts had beautiful, hand-pieced tops and a durable quilt back. There were layers of batting sandwiched in between, all held together by the intricate pattern of her meticulous hand-stitching. Grandma’s quilts were beautiful, warm, …
We can encourage the faith of a child with special needs by giving them opportunities to worship according to their abilities and preferences.
The inclusion of people with disabilities in our churches isn’t merely a pro-life issue. It is also a Biblical one.
If there was one vastly underestimated resident at The Manor, it was Will, the doctor with Down syndrome.
A former hospice nurse found her calling in caring for “the least of these”
So often we think we need the answers before we can be equipped to love and serve, but I truly believe it all starts with a heart that’s willing to say, “I choose you.”
There is no getting around it, living through a pandemic is tough for everyone. But if you are the parent of a child with special needs, this time can be even more stressful and intimidating. I believe the key to helping our kids process and adjust to the changes they are facing is modeling for …