grandparenthood · Human Dignity · Motherhood · Relationships

Titus 2, Part I: Elders, You are Still Needed!

He got into a boat and his disciples followed him. Suddenly a violent storm came up on the sea, so that the boat was being swamped by waves; but he was asleep. They came and woke him, saying “Lord, save us! We are perishing!” He said to them, “Why are you terrified, O you of… Continue reading Titus 2, Part I: Elders, You are Still Needed!

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?

Adoption · Marriage · Motherhood · Pro-Life

When You Adopt, Things Change

I remember when we first started the adoption process. I looked at the mound of paperwork with both excitement and dread. It just seemed so daunting for many different reasons. Emotionally and financially I remember questioning many times — are we REALLY ready for this? I remember feeling so ready to become a mother and… Continue reading When You Adopt, Things Change

Motherhood · Prayer Requests · Relationships

EMI Prayer Needs-January 2017

Thank you for praying with and for the needs of Elizabeth Ministry International, which includes EM’s concerns and those of RECLAiM Sexual Health. Even as you remember the needs of others, know that others are remembering your needs. Let us join our hands in prayer across the world, as part of one body, (1 Corinthians… Continue reading EMI Prayer Needs-January 2017