(Almost) Wordless Wednesday

Here are some new pics of the family. We had a little staycation in Cambridge, MD during my friend’s wedding. The other little fella in the pictures is my nephew. However, before you gaze at the pics, here is a quick Word from the Lord. I, like many others, am going through a rather tumultuous time in my life – grief, shut doors, rejection, struggle and major life transitions. Of course, I’m … [Read more...]

Scriptures to Help You Through Postpartum

I saw on my Google Analytics report that someone was looking for scriptures to help them through postpartum. As a result, I’ve compiled the following to help first-time or seasoned mothers get through postpartum. Disclaimer: I am not a licensed therapist or medical professional. If you are suffering from severe depression, postpartum psychosis or if you feel like you are going to hurt yourself … [Read more...]

A Vessel Suitable for His Use

Jeremiah 18:3–4 (NRSV) “So I went down to the potter’s house, and there he was working at his wheel. The vessel he was making of clay was spoiled in the potter’s hand, and he reworked it into another vessel, as seemed good to him.” Naturally, when my husband died I began searching and praying for answers and understanding of what it all meant. When I married, I envisioned my future and the … [Read more...]