Infant Loss · Loss · MIscarriage · Motherhood · pregnancy · Uncategorized

Where is the Church in Pregnancy, Miscarriage, and Birth?

    I’ve had the feeling myself and I’ve heard it expressed among a lot of friends. “Where is the Church during …?” At the most difficult or the most profound moments of our lives, we want…something. Something official that shows that these huge and life-altering moments are¬†recognized by the body of Christ. We want… Continue reading Where is the Church in Pregnancy, Miscarriage, and Birth?

Infant Loss · Infertility · MIscarriage · Pornography Recovery · Prayer Requests

Sharing Good News Beyond the Pond and Prayer Needs

Anyone who knows us knows that we like to travel and, doing so, we tell others about Elizabeth Ministry and RECLAiM. Anyone who knows us well knows that we just returned on November 22nd from a month in New Zealand and two weeks in the Sydney-Canberra areas of Australia, doing precisely that, as well as… Continue reading Sharing Good News Beyond the Pond and Prayer Needs

Infant Loss · MIscarriage · Stillbirth

3 Observations About Infant Loss Grief

As you may know, October is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness month. It’s a particular kind of grief that touches so many. According to the Pastoral Guide for Miscarriage, Stillbirth, and Newborn Loss, estimates show that one in four pregnancies end in miscarriage. Some estimates are one in three. In the US, there are over… Continue reading 3 Observations About Infant Loss Grief

Infant Loss · Infertility · Marriage

The Fruitfulness of Infertility

Motherhood was the biggest thing that ever happened to me. The experiences of pregnancy, birth, and breastfeeding took me on this epic interior journey. It was motherhood that taught me that I had value and shattered all the years of false beliefs that told me that I was nothing. I will always be grateful for… Continue reading The Fruitfulness of Infertility