iamviable campaign #329

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iamviable campaign #330

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Catherine was born in May of 2012 and diagnosed with Trisomy-21, known as Down Syndrome. ...[Read more]

Extravagant Love

Rebekah and me

Returning home from another retreat for families touched by disability (my 26th to be exact), I stood in worship at our Sunday service just two days later and I was overwhelmed as we sang about our God of love. I realized in those moments that I had personally experienced more of God’s love than most people would in a life time because of the people that I have gotten to know whose lives are touched by disability. In Luke 14:12-14, Jesus taught, “When you give a luncheon or dinner, do not invite your friends, your brothers or sisters, your relatives, or your rich neighbors; if you do, ...[Read more]

iamviable campaign #316

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I can’t imagine life without Jonathan! Diagnosed by amniocentesis with Down Syndrome at 5mos into his existence, the option of abortion was put on the table. His father wanted this to happen but I had felt him moving and had seen him in an ultrasound picture. He was beautiful! My heart was broken and I wasn’t sure how severely he would be impaired developmentally but I knew I would keep my baby. I told his father that I could love him enough for both of us and that I would keep my baby (his father was already out of the picture due to his addictions). On March 21, 1994, I had an ultrasound ...[Read more]

iamviable campaign #314

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iamviable campaign #313

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iamviable campaign #304

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