From December 2008 - March 2009, Robbie Shackelford was hit with a completely debilitating and devastating illness that took away his ability to walk, talk, eat and live life like the healthy and busy 11 year old boy that he had been.  This blog was written mostly by his father, Ken, as he strove to keep family, friends and prayer warriors all around the world up to date during Robbie's stay at Arkansas Children's Hospital in Little Rock (and the months following).

Just by scrolling down you can go backwards in time through this journey, BUT, if you would like to start at the beginning, CLICK HERE (Shelby's first update on December 21, 2008).  Then, at the bottom each page, the next Update title will show up for you to click on.