Category Archives: Inspiration

Cerebral Palsy Inspiration: A Sweet Angel

The other day I ran across the sweetest youtube video and wanted to share it with you. But before I could, I felt like I should get the approval of Mary, the mother of Shannon.  Not only did she give … Continue reading

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Things That Inspire

Do you often delete forwarded message in your inbox? I admit that I do. But once in a blue moon I go ahead and read one and usually am glad I did. That’s what happened the other day. My Uncle … Continue reading

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The Power of Writing A Memoir

When I talk about writing  a memoir, I guess if you want to be technical, I probably mean a tribute. But I like the word “memoir” better than “tribute”. In the case of my memoir about my mother it just sounds … Continue reading

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Goodnight And God Bless!

Several months ago I heard an interview by a woman who I could relate to on many levels.  Linda Burhans had recently been a caregiver to her mother whom she was very close to. Near the end of her mother’s … Continue reading

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What? Welcome To Holland?!

Now this really helps us put things in perspective. Read this beautiful story and be inspired! Parenting a Special Needs Child Welcome To Holland! By Emily Perl Kingsley I am often asked to describe the experience of raising a child … Continue reading

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A Heartwarming Movie- Touch A Life

I just watched this movie and was inspired to share it with you.  Watch it and think of other’s you can share it with. Then, think of people in your life that you could send a note of appreciation to. … Continue reading

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Snippets of Inspiration

I find it difficult sometimes to have large blocks of time with the Lord on a regular basis. Do you have this same conflict in your life?  As caregivers, parents of special needs children, spouses of a handicapped loved one … Continue reading

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Amanda the Puppeteer

Last week our Civitan group had a very special person come to visit! Amanda came bringing her friend, Ellen Jane, who is her puppet.  Amanda is a beautiful young lady with Down Syndrome who is a puppeteer with Kids On … Continue reading

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Johnny The Bagger – A Story of Inspiration

The beautiful story of Johnny, the grocery store bagger truly captures the essence of service. It takes only 3 minutes to watch it. It brings service and life into perspective. Seeing Johnny in action also helps us to realize that … Continue reading

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From whence cometh Your help?

Where does YOUR help come from? Be inspired and encouraged by this beautiful song sung by Bebo Norman. Continue reading

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