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.
In 2 Peter 1:10, I love this guarantee from God: “As long as you practice these things, you will never stumble” (NASB). It’s guaranteed – money back, no questions asked –guaranteed that you will not stumble. So you read up a little: “What is it? What do I have to do? What are these things that will cause me not to have to stumble?”Continue