Our newest InFaith Pictures film looks at life with autism through interviews with parents and caregivers of those affected by the disorder. One in sixty-eight American children is on the autism spectrum, and raising a child on the spectrum is not easy. It takes a lot of patience, kindness, and willingness to let go of the desire to control every nuance of life – qualities and character traits that few (if any) parents possess within themselves apart from Jesus. To image Jesus to a child with autism means relying on the Holy Spirit every day for strength, grace, and love.
One of my favorite stories in the whole Bible is David and Goliath. What I love about that story is that David, who’s not part of the army and is just delivering food to his brothers from his father, comes into the situation of Israelites and their clash with Goliath with a whole new set of eyes. Continue