By Ron Fisher
Associate Director of Pastoral Care
Throughout the month, many groups are focusing on sharing stories and providing opportunities to increase understanding and acceptance of people with autism, which is fostering worldwide support. Autism touches so many lives. Has it touched yours? Would you like more information? The ministry of Focus on the Family has some outstanding resources that will provide you with insight and answers to questions you may have. Click the link below to check them out: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/pro-life/april-is-autism-awareness-month/
In addition, take the time to view this fascinating video below, “Embracing God’s Unique Design for Autism.” A story of Karla Akins, who fostered and later adopted twin boys, soon after discovering they were both diagnosed with autism.
Ron D. Fisher is the Associate Director of Pastoral Care and has over 17 years of experience on staff at Christ Church. He’s passionate about people and also serves others as a personal trainer and group fitness instructor, where he employs his holistic approach of caring for the mind, body and soul.