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By Joanne Wafer — Feb 22, 2015 11:04pm
Wishing you an amazing week in school! Hope you've been enjoying your time so far in college and making plenty of memories. Can't wait to hear how the experience has been and to hear if you've made progress even with everything hectic going on. Prayers every night from Montréal. Stay strong, Jack!
By Joanne Wafer — Feb 15, 2015 11:32pm
Wishing you a grey week in school! Hope things have been going super well and that college has been fun as you've started to adapt to your new surroundings. Prayers every night from Montréal. Stay strong, Jack!
By Joanne Wafer — Feb 8, 2015 10:26pm
Wishing you a great week in school! Hope things have been going well and that you've been getting used to a routine that makes things easier. Can't wait to hear if there's been more progress or anything! Prayers every night from Montréal. Stay strong, Jack!
By Jeanette Hahn — Feb 2, 2015 7:19am
This is a beautiful story of courage and amazing grace. God has wonderful things in store for Jack and your family-Blessings for this day and always.
By Joanne Wafer — Feb 1, 2015 10:16pm
Wishing you an amazing week in school! Hope you've been settling in well and enjoying the hot weather. Keep up the great work. Prayers every night from Montréal. Stay strong, Jack!
By Joanne Wafer — Jan 25, 2015 10:21pm
Wishing you an awesome week in school! Hope things have been getting better and falling into place. Prayers every night from Montréal. Stay strong, Jack!
By Joanne Wafer — Jan 18, 2015 9:30pm
Wishing you a great week at college! So happy to hear that things have been going well and smoothly. Keep doing your best and working hard; it'll pay off. Moving on to college is something to be really proud of as it is a huge step. Prayers every night from Montréal. Stay strong, Jack!
By Suzanne Miller, Dishwasher at Benilde- Margaret's — Jan 18, 2015 1:05pm
Way to go Jack , I am so proud of you. I encourage you to take your wings and fly to heights you never thought possible. You have shown the world that a real person with special needs is capable of anything. Remember with God anything is possible. I still remember the day you had your accident at BSM. Your mom is feeling the same way my parents did when my brother went off to college. Tell your mom that is always welcome to visit the school when she has free time. Don't let anything or anybody stand in your way just because you have special needs.
By Donna Van Sloun — Jan 16, 2015 6:41pm
By Doreen Johnson — Jan 16, 2015 10:18am
Thank you for sharing your incredible, difficult, journey with everyone. Your family has been an inspiration to me and to many more I'm sure. I can almost feel the anxiety you must have knowing you will be leaving Jack in a new place and heading home, even though he is well equipped and confident. As for the person sitting next to you on the plane, just say the words "left son at college" and if they are a parent who's gone through it, they will more than understand. When I left my daughter at college (only 5 hours away), I cried for two hours! It does get better. Through your journal entries, I feel I have come to know Jack and your family a bit and I am so impressed with Jack's outlook and attitude. I don't know many 16 year old young men that would have handled this the way Jack has appeared to handle it. Quite the family you have. Good luck to you, Jack, and to your family as you enter this new phase of life!
By Carol Cornelius an ex-Minnesotan — Jan 16, 2015 9:35am
Jack you have come so far and done so well, and now off to college, I am so proud of you and all the accomplishments that you have made, may God Bless you every day of your life, It is amazing what God does for us along the way. Bless your parents and your brother, and enjoy Calif and get a nice tan, best wishes
By Hockey Gramma, Kathy — Jan 16, 2015 8:56am
By Joanne Wafer — Jan 11, 2015 9:38pm
Wishing you a great week for this new chapter in your life! Hoping that the transition is not too difficult and that you can spend your time taking all the good parts in and enjoying the experience. Prayers every night from Montréal. Stay strong, Jack!
By Not a Hockey Mama but a Praying Mama — Jan 11, 2015 8:15pm
Wishing all of you the best as tomorrow begins a new journey for all! You are all ready and prepared to meet the challenges and celebrate the joys! God bless!
By Joanne Wafer — Jan 4, 2015 11:09pm
Wishing you an amazing week for your transition to college! Hope it goes smoothly and that you feel comfortable there. Best of luck and it sounds like it should be an amazing time and opportunity. Prayers every night from Montréal. Stay strong, Jack!
By darlene benson — Jan 1, 2015 9:50am
By Jeanette Hahn — Dec 30, 2014 10:21pm
Blessings to all of you as you move into the next chapter. I pray daily for all of you and the day when Jack leaves that chair behind. Meanwhile, live each day to the fullest. Be present in the moment. Great things are in store for all of you. Thank you for letting us be a part of your family's remarkable journey. P. S. Great news about those hips!!