I held the small baby in my arms, only ten weeks old at the time.  Sitting on the edge of the bed in my son’s nursery on that fateful night, I asked God for advice.  I was returning to work the next morning and I knew nothing would be the same again.  What am I to do? I am sure every new mother has asked that question at least once.  But God’s response to me that night was puzzling.  My inner voice immediately seemed to say, “Preserve the family”.  What did that mean?  I was young and newly married, and had […]
I haven’t fully rested in 18 years, until now.  If you are a mom, then no explanation is needed.  From the moment my son was born until he walked across the stage at his high school graduation, I have not rested.  Oh sure, I did sleep a little during those years, but not the complete, all-consuming, peaceful, not-a-care-in-the-world sleep that I got the day after his graduation.  Now I just sit on the couch numb.  And when I am not in this new blissful cosmic state, I have only three words to say… Thank you, God. Every day that I dropped […]

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