"just another adult co-ed softball team for people with intellectual disabilities."
At San Antonio International Airport, on July 6th, they had a new name,
Team USA, Olympic Gold Medalists!
There was a huge and loud crowd of greeters for the team. It consisted of family, friends and complete strangers. They were holding signs, balloons and American flags
It was hard to tell that these Gold Medal Winners just arrived from a 36-hour plane flight, all the way from Athens, Greece.
Rather than tired kids with disabilities, I saw victors, conquerors, overcomers and champions.
Doctors who diagnosed him with cerebral palsy had predicted that he would never walk, talk or see. Now he comes home with the gold medal. It's huge."
As we were leaving, I noticed the back of this shirt....and was quickly reminded....
In His Dust,