At the end of this year (2014) also important year in my recovery, I would like to update you a little on my progress.
In this past while my wife and I have been offering prayers of gratitude to the Lord for the faith, strength, patience, perseverance and hope that He has given me throughout this time of my recovery.
Being a cave-man all my life, one time I discovered a very old musical instrument, I named the “rocklophone” (not xylophone). Inside a cave, sometimes perfect crystals can produce musical notes.Being a geologist and being very curious if a crystal can move, I lightly hit these crystals with the tip of my fingers and to my […]
Listen. Try to speak only if it is good for others. All my life I spoke a lot but now it’ll be different. I started to write and read a bit. It is like starting all over again, but very slow. As a man it seems a lot, for God is nothing really! How about for ever? So I will listen more and […]
Hi Many of us know that all things happen in God’s time. It is in this time we are happy to be and recognize he knows much better what is good for us. We are so great greatfull for the step by step recovery. There is a good physical recovery, and the delicate part, reading and […]
Here is finally the update you have all been waiting for and which we ask apologies for not being able to update sooner. As you might have noticed the updates are written by either me or Alexandra. This is one of the ways we help our parents. But the last few months were also for […]
Hello to all our dear friends and colleagues! Please forgive our long gap in updating the blog, but we’ve been caught up in the bureaucratic world of disability applications and medical tests. We are happy to tell you that we see a considerable improvement in Emil’s speech, reading and writing abilities while his communication is […]
To give you a bit of perspective on the financial part of the situation, things are not looking very good for the next while. Until Emil can go back to work, the already modest income him and Flory had, has been reduced to basically government help. Employment insurance has not begun yet and will only […]
After settling in and adjusting our rhythm to the new conditions, we began our work as a family to create the healthiest and most supportive environment we can for our dearest caveman 🙂 The aspect that we immediately focused on is connecting Emil to all possible options of continued care. In doing so we have […]
Dear friends, As some of you may know our family has been recently faced with a sad event and a great challenge… On April 3rd, during a research trip in California, Emil has suffered an unexpected medical emergency. Emil and Flory were in Loma Linda at the invitation of their friend Dr. Brandstater, when suddenly […]