To Wait, Not Worry

“If I’m not seeing action on His [God’s] part, it’s very likely my flesh will start striving and my spirit will become exhausted from the toiling.”  – She Reads Truth devotion ‘Sparrows and Kings‘   And this is why Scripture tells me to “Cease striving and know that I am God” (Psalm 46:10) and to “Rest in the Lord…

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Pregnancy & Infant Loss Awareness Day

Today, October 15th, is Infant & Pregnancy Loss Awareness Day. It’s a day to remember and to honor our little ones – our babies we got to hold for only a very short time, and then had to release to heaven. It’s a day to acknowledge that the loss is real. It’s a day to…

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twelve weeks.

image source This week, I should have been 12 weeks pregnant. This week, I should be calling friends and family members who didn’t know yet, posting cute photos on Facebook of my husband and me holding adorable ultrasound photos, and telling the world about our baby. Instead, I’m curled up on my couch thinking about…

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Love Will Get Us Through

A couple weeks ago — just a few days after our miscarriage happened — Brett came in from working, opened his computer, and said he had a song playing in his head that he wanted to listen to. He found it saved on his hard drive, a song from an obscure singer from Canada named…

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Held for a Moment, Loved Forever: Our Miscarriage Story

This is a difficult post to write. Because miscarriage is a sensitive subject. People don’t talk about it much. And honestly, there’s part of me that really doesn’t want the whole world to know it happened to me. But God has been teaching me this year about being real and vulnerable, and this situation should…

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