So many of us in the adoption world, especially the Down syndrome adoption world have been touched by the life and light that was Matthias Samuel Loux. I hope all of you take a moment and say a prayer for the Loux family and count every Breath, and remember the lesson of Mattie, “Don’t forget to breathe.” His life on earth was but a vapor, but his fragrance will remain for a very long time.
At 9:30PM on August 21st, a brave little warrior from this earth was welcomed as a strong and valiant champion into the arms of Jesus.
Our son is gone from our arms, but his life has imprinted each of our hearts with more love than can ever be spoken.
Our family grieves with deep, deep grief. A loss like this is more than our hearts can bear but we lean on the One who created us all.
It was like we were a wheel. Christ as the hub, we the spokes, but Mattie the felloes that held us together, shaped us, set us on course.
He moved us. His life centered us and connected us as a family more deeply than words can express.
On August 21st our lives changed forever….
Mattie has been doing so well as you know. We had a marvelous family vacation, he has been vent…
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