Category Archives: Parents

The Milestone Elephant

Some of the biggest struggles for so many special-needs parents are the emotions we experience when our children don’t reach typical milestones in the manner or time of other children. Continue reading

Posted in Advocacy, Families, Inclusion, Jeff Davidson, Parents, Special Needs Ministry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Do You Feel Like You’ve Achieved Dr. Mom Status?

Barb shares personal phases of study and comprehension to raising our children with challenges. Are you a Dr. Mom? Continue reading

Posted in Advocacy, Parents | Tagged | Leave a comment

Jeff Davidson…Embracing the brokenness with unconditional love

God has created and equipped you to become the warrior, protector, provide, encourager, and equipper for your children and your family too. Continue reading

Posted in Jeff Davidson, Parents, Special Needs Ministry | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Jeff Davidson…How do you overcome becoming a vacant dad?

But there is another type of vacant dad. And he is just as dangerous and as likely to occur. That’s the dad who is still in the household, but he is not engaged, he’s not involved, and he’s not actively fulfilling his roles and responsibilities to his family. He’s a vacant dad too. And he’s just as guilty as the dad who walks out on his family. He’s walked out as well, in every way but physically.
Continue reading

Posted in Jeff Davidson, Parents, Special Needs Ministry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

25 warning signs for fathers when kids have special needs…

So when we are challenged by our children with special needs and the redefining of our roles as fathers, we are confounded. That’s because the measure of a man is actually determined by how he responds to the challenge of raising a son or daughter with special needs. Continue reading

Posted in Jeff Davidson, Parents, Special Needs Ministry | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

A New Year brings a new relationship…

As we embark upon a new ministry year, I’m especially enthused about the relationship we’re building with Sandra Peoples and her team of writers at Not Alone, the special needs parenting website launched in 2013 by our friend and former colleague Mike Woods Continue reading

Posted in Announcements, Families, Key Ministry, Parents, Resources | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Jeff Davidson…The five roles of a father of a child with special needs

God has placed the special needs dad on a mission. Choose to accept it and you’ll find fulfillment and the purpose for your life. Continue reading

Posted in Families, Jeff Davidson, Parents, Strategies | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments