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Chuck and Emily Colson

Host: Dr. James Dobson

April 04, 2016

Oftentimes parents of children affected by special needs have a unique joy and perspective that many other parents never find. On todays classic edition of Family Talk, Dr. James Dobson interviews Emily Colson and her dad, the late Chuck Colson, about Emilys son Max who is affected by autism.

Meet the Guest


Chuck and Emily Colson

The late Chuck Colson was the Founder of Prison Fellowship and Prison Fellowship International in 47 countries. He had a law degree and served President Nixon until Watergate. Chuck was a speaker and author of several books, including Loving God. He had a radio show Break Point and was a husband to Patty. Emily Colson is the daughter of the late Chuck Colson. She is an artist and writer. After many years as an art and creative director in the field of advertising and design, she now pours her creative gifts into helping her son, Max, who is diagnosed with autism. Emily has been a single mother for most of Maxs 23 years, with hard-fought lessons of life, love and laughter. Emily and Max live on the coast of New England, where they can often be found dancing.

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