Emily Colson

Emily Colson is an author, a public speaker, and an advocate for persons with disabilities. In her book Dancing with Max – awarded "Book of the Year" by the Austism Society – Emily and her father, the late Chuck Colson, share the struggle and beauty of life with Emily’s son with autism, Max. Emily has told her story of hope throughout churches nationwide, as well as on numerous media outlets. She is passionate about engaging families affected by disability within the church. Emily currently serves on the President's Committee for People With Intellectual Disabilities and on several ministry boards including The Colson Center for Christian Worldview and Your Options Medical Pregnancy Centers. Emily has been a single mother for most of Max’s life, and currently resides in the New England area. Learn more about Emily by visiting her website, www.emilycolson.com.

Broadcasts with Emily Colson

Air Date Title
Apr 1, 2015 The Unexpected Joys of Raising an Autistic Child (Part 1 of 2)
Apr 2, 2015 The Unexpected Joys of Raising an Autistic Child (Part 2 of 2)
Oct 23, 2017 Seeing God Through My Son's Autism (Part 1 of 2)
Oct 24, 2017 Seeing God Through My Son's Autism (Part 2 of 2)
Dec 2, 2019 Seeing the Value of Every Person
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