I’m playing reindeer toss at Fun Life! I’m the one on the very end!
I’m into scrapbooking, but the limited dexterity in my hands makes it difficult. Someone else has to put the pictures in for me. Recently, I found something that I thought I lost for good. It was an e-mail from someone named Renee Bondi. She was also in a wheelchair. She came to speak at […]
Here’s some poetry I wrote when I took a writing class through the U.C.L.A. extension program earlier in the year. Many of the poems reflect my true feelings about my disability, as well as give you insight into some of the activities I do. Enjoy! Adventures in a WheelchairThe BeachClack , clickHand on my joystick.I […]
Heaven is s a place where everything is perfect and we’ll be reunited with Jesus and our loved ones who were believers. Have you ever wondered what Christmas is like in heaven? The Bible doesn’t tell us, but I’ve found myself pondering the question a lot the past couple years each time Christmas rolls around. […]
Some days, I long for my heavenly body right now. Recently, I went to a fundraiser for Young Life. They asked a group of us to give our testimonies of how Young Life had impacted our lives. They had us put it on pieces of cardboard. On one side, we put what our life was […]
Here’s the book cover for The Hunt for heaven. I can’t wait to see the other pictures!
I ride horses at Carousel Ranch. It’s a place that does equestrian therapy for people with disabilities.One time my instructor took me on a trail ride. Everything was going fine until we got to a tree. It was kind of hot and the horse decided that it was time to eat. He started to […]
Here’s a letter that I wrote to God at Young Life camp last year. Enjoy! Dear God,Thank you for your unending love. Thank you that you don’t make mistakes. Thank you that you saw our souls as disabled so you came to save them. Thank you for the promise of a new body someday. Thank […]
By Rachael Benson”I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in and eat with him, and he with me.” Revelation 3:20 Have you ever gotten an invitation to a party and on the bottom it says, “R.S.V.P. By” and It’s got a date, with […]
“If anyone would come after me, he must deny himself take up his cross and follow me.” Matthew 16:24 How do you know when an elephant has been in the refrigerator? You’ll see its footprints in the butter. My pastor shared that joke in a sermon. How many times have you heard a non-believer say, […]