Can a 150-second video change our society’s perspective on life – specifically, the life of people with Down syndrome?
If so, we now have that video.
Called “Dear Future Mom,” the now viral video shows 15 people of various languages with Down syndrome speaking into the camera, addressing a pregnant mom who is carrying a Down syndrome baby. The mom, we are told at the beginning, is scared and wondering, “What kind of life will my child have?”
So these 15 unique individuals – each created in God’s image – tell her.
“He’ll be able to speak and tell you he loves you,” one smiling girl tells the camera.
“He’ll be able to go to school, like everybody,” another one says. Continue reading