A Prayer of Surrender for All of Life’s Burdens

A Prayer of Surrender for all of Life's Burdens

And behold a leper came and worshiped Him, saying, “Lord, if you are willing, You can make me clean.” Matthew 8:2 Twelve months ago my husband and I decided to start trying for baby #3. Our first daughter was a surprise {so technically we were pregnant after one month of “trying”} and with our second […]

Keeping Our Marriage Together Through Years of Infertility

Infertility In Marriage

Four years after we decided it was time to start our family, we found ourselves as far away from our goal as we could have imagined. Cheri lay helpless in a hospital bed, suffering from ovarian hyperstimulation. Fluid built up painfully around her internal organs, while her arms and legs remained severely dehydrated. Every day, […]

Three Strands {Mission of the Month}

Three Strand

I am so excited to introduce to you to the founder of Three Strands, Stacy Coleman.  The night we met we instantly connected. We both walked through infertility and both of us now have 3 kids, but what connected me to her most was her passion. Get her talking about it….and it is inspiring. Personally, […]

Grateful for What Is: Reflections on a Failed IVF Cycle

Garbage Truck

This time, he didn’t bring home flowers. But in his defense, I took the phone call. And I already knew. This baby was not meant to be. The first time around, when we conceived our twins, we didn’t “cheat” and take a home test. We faithfully waited until the second of two blood tests and […]

Song Story: Take My Hand {Autographed Music Giveaway}


One of the heaviest questions of the Christian faith has got to be why God allows bad or hard things to happen to his people. We ponder this conundrum as we watch others walk through heart-wrenching times but the question truly challenges our limited understanding when we ourselves are facing difficulty or great loss. I […]

Still Standing After Losing a Child {Giveaway}

pregnant heart

Having children was expected, even assumed, in fact, it was my right.  As a woman, it was part of what I was created to do. When my husband and I thought it was a good time to start our family, we expected to be pregnant in a month or two, maybe three. Twelve months passed, then twenty-four. […]