When our son was born, and we received the diagnosis of a chromosomal disorder, I was rocked to the core. After a beautiful pregnancy and a special nine-month preparation for his arrival, it came to us as a complete jolt to learn that our baby boy would grow up with developmental delays that would affect his physical, speech/ language, and fine motor development along with many additional issues we are still only discovering each day.
I was torn. I wasn’t sure whether to rejoice for the birth of a baby or be saddened by his diagnosis.
Here is a guest post I wrote for Christian Homeschool Moms’ blog about the value of the life of a child with special needs.
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