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Rise Up and Walk

By: Kim Ordile


Book Details:

40 Day Devotional to Lift You Above What Holds You Down.

When ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease) struck Kim Ordile, she was an educator to children and college-age adults.

She held a BS in Liberal Studies from Corban University and began her teaching career in a foreign country, where she first learned to embrace the uncertainty of the unknown.


Through her eyes gaze computer she continued to communicate hope by writing with her eyes when ALS advanced and she became completely paralyzed and unable to speak.


Kim faced unfamiliar territory each day due to her illness. With courage and grace, she accepted the challenge and turned her obstacles into inspiration for others, helping them rise above whatever holds them down. 

Kim's strong faith throughout her ALS journey will absolutely challenge and inspire you. Her vulnerable and humorous writing style will draw you in and strengthen your faith as she invites you to love and trust Jesus more!

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