Emily's fourth birthday photo

Meet Emily, our miracle baby. She was born on July 9, 2001, diagnosed with full Trisomy 18 (a lethal genetic disorder/chromosome abnormality) and expected to live as little as a few days but most certainly not more than a year. She is now 4 1/2 years old and an absolute doll.

Despite her physical and mental disabilities and limitations, she brings such joy to our lives and offers a beacon of hope to others faced with the possibility of having a child with special needs. She also proves without a shadow of a doubt that there is a God and He is alive and well and moving on planet earth!

In her four + years, she has totally flabbergasted the medical community with her life and her miraculous story that includes a supernatural healing from hepatoblastoma (childhood liver cancer) without medical treatment. Through megadoses of prayer, The Great Physician took care of her cancer treatment that resulted in a healed, happy, beautiful little girl full of love and personality. We all feel she is with us for a reason and has a definite mission in life that unfolds little by little daily. Her full story with photos can be found on her web site at :


Be encouraged and blessed by God's amazing testimony in our Emily.

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-The support, information and encouragement provided by the PPFL parents is not meant to take the place of medical advice by a medical professional. Any specific questions about care should be directed to a health care professional familiar with the situation.