When God paints a different picture of parenting

Six years of trials and tribulations. Seven years of waiting . . . and counting!  This is what parenthood looks like for us: waiting.  My husband and…


Walk with Grace: Navigating Your Journey with Infertility

During this month’s National Infertility Week, April 19–25, we are reminded of the millions of women and men around the world who long to be parents…


I Am Blessed

When I stood in my white dress under a large oak tree and spoke my vows in front of our closest family and friends, I had no idea what our particular…


Middles and Endings

As a young girl, I was a Nancy Drew super-fan. I read and re-read all 56 volumes in the series, most of them in two days flat. Even today, I get a…


The Parents' Club

I recently made a mistake I have made way too often. Most parents make this same mistake because it often goes unreported. The day we meet our…


Expecting Good During Pregnancy

"Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life: and I will dwell in the house of the Lord forever.” ~Psalm 23:6 On June 19, 2015,…