Category: Inspirational

What I like about autism…

Just reading this title makes me want to scratch my head and say, “Well, I never thought those words would ever come out of my mouth!” Is there anything to like about autism?  We sort of cringe when we hear, “He was diagnosed with autism.”  Or maybe our hearts feel sad because this family has no idea what roads they will…

Surrender to your weaknesses or your strengths…

Have you ever noticed when things are running smoothly in your world, out of nowhere, something unexpected and unwanted happens?  I believe we all have seasons of life when everything is going our way and then seasons of life when everything just seems to be falling apart. Sadly, Satan knows our weaknesses and he is waiting for the perfect opportunity…

Would you ask your child this question?

The last chapter of my book Marvel in Your Autistic Eyes will make you cry, but I think an inspirational cry that makes you feel good inside and full of hope for someone you loved touched by autism. If you read, you will see how I decided to challenge myself based on a program I had listened to about parenting…

Can this murderer go to heaven?

My nine year old daughter and I were having this deep conversation on a Monday morning heading to school. As soon as we hear this question, “Can a murderer go to heaven?” We shout out “No”…and if we know the person who was murdered we convince ourselves of this same “No!!!”.  We allow our own hearts to be murdered because we…

We all want to be known for something!

Have you ever looked at yourself in the mirror and wondered how people would remember you after you are dead and gone?  If we stared long enough in the mirror, I believe we can all come to the same conclusion- We all want to be known for something!  I did not say we all want to be famous, even though…

Does Someone Believe in You?…

So, does someone believe in you when you have something in mind you want to do?  The person who should believe in YOU is YOU!  If you do not believe in yourself or your abilities, then how can anyone else?  And, the confirmation comes – if what you are wanting to accomplish is a PASSION and you think about it…

I want to be a good friend…

In my prayer, I said to Jesus, “I want to be a good mother, I want to be a good role model, I want to be a good wife, and most of all, I want to be a good friend to you, Jesus.”  You have to be a friend to make a friend.  Does Jesus get included in all your…