An amazing testimony to a mother's love. This mother, who gave so much of herself to support and care for her severely disabled son, feels that she was the one who received a gift. Over and over throughout her son's life, the author found meaning and blessings from her relentless struggles to raise her son with love and dignity. The author uses scripture as the foundation for each chapter, telling the story of a life well lived despite overwhelming obstacles. This should be required reading for mothers everywhere, not just moms of special needs children. Ths lesson here is to love each child regardless-- and even because-- of his or her imperfections. Inspiring, a compelling book you won't be able to put down. In the end, you will feel a sense of triumph for Rob and his mother.
A child with a disorder is not a child to shunned. "A Mother's Search for Meaning: The Dance Goes On..." tells the story of Roberta Brandy and her son Rob. Rob was born with a rare disorder that made his life short, but during his life, there was much Roberta gained. A Christian oriented inspirational book, "A Mother's Search for Meaning" will ring true for other Christian parents of disabled children. "A Mother's Search for Meaning" is ultimately an uplifting read.