Category Archives: the love of Christ

“we will find it” – the new york journey

“You have loosed my sackcloth and clothed me with gladness.”  (Psalm 30:11)   What a wonderful trip to New York we had.  I have to admit, I was a little apprehensive about the idea a week or two ago, given … Continue reading

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waiting in the dark

I attended a funeral yesterday for a beautiful, successful, straight-A high school student of my former school in Maryland.  My younger sister, who attends the school now, was devastated by this girl’s death; she described her as “the nicest person.”  … Continue reading

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turning 2

I saw a new look on my baby girl’s face last week.  I thought I knew all her faces, but I was wrong!  Sheer delight, awe, and a bit of shyness all mixed together when everyone started singing and I … Continue reading

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this was her week

I’m apprehensive about facing the calendar this week.  Not like I can avoid it.  But this is the week our little girl was due. I want to give her memory the honor it deserves. I have no greater joy than … Continue reading

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relapse

Two thoughts: 1) I never really intended this blog to be about my personal postpartum and miscarriage issues, but so be it. 2) I wonder if it’s weird that I write about it.  Or helpful. I hope helpful. If my … Continue reading

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some days, you’re just sad

So expressive, isn’t she? I had a sad day today.  I guess there are just some like that.  I haven’t had one in a while … like for a couple of weeks.  Which is pretty good, considering. A man at … Continue reading

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in the valley is the vision

“Let me learn by paradox that the way down is the way up, that to be low is to be high, that the broken heart is the healed heart. that to have nothing is to possess all, that to bear … Continue reading

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