Emily and Max got help in a flash when they attempted to get Max's picture taken for his passport.
Our church has been developing a more accessible holiday club (VBS) over the last few years. Just small adjustments and significant yet small provision to enable all to come and get involved.
I will always love Charlie as you will always love your child, but we want them to grow through others as well. I pray for my Charlie that God will bring friends into his life and that he will grow in his social skills.
When the presence of God is with you in the midst of the fire, you can survive it!! But survival isn't enough—you can have been in the fire without even smelling like smoke!
We can't control what our kids do or necessarily how they do it. We certainly can't control their responses. But we can control our own.
No matter the circumstances of my life, I am in a period of intentional, life-long waiting for the return of Christ. Living one day at a time, waiting for a future redemption. This does not make me brave, it just makes me human.