Migrating the Website

Nov 16, 2016 | Posted by in Uncategorized | 0

Friends, I am excited and somewhat annoyed to tell you I moved forward with a migration of my website to a more stable host faster than intended.  We have web experts for a reason, and I should have used one. I will be working to move the content to this new host, in this newRead more …

Types of Childbirth Ministry

Jan 23, 2017 | Posted by in Uncategorized | 0

A childbirth ministry can be as large or small as your community needs. There are a wide variety of services that can be included depending on the number of volunteers who are committed to your program. Bible Study Although every aspect of a childbirth ministry should be based on biblical principles, a small group BibleRead more …

Designing a Childbirth Ministry

Jan 9, 2017 | Posted by in Ministry | 0

Designing a Childbirth Ministry Once you are sure the God is calling you to start a childbirth ministry in your area, you will need to work through some basic organizational planning. This page will help you with the designing work that needs to be completed for your program to be successful. Where Do I Start?Read more …

Childbirth Meditation | Aware

Jan 4, 2017 | Posted by in Prayer & Meditation | 0

Christian meditation is a tradition of contemplative prayer. The following thoughts and verses are provided for use in your contemplative prayer practice. Mark 8:17-18 Aware of their discussion, Jesus asked them: “Why are you talking about having no bread? Do you still not see or understand? Are your hearts hardened? Do you have eyes but failRead more …

Christian Childbirth Ministry

Jan 2, 2017 | Posted by in Ministry | 0

On the most basic level, a childbirth ministry is an outreach of a church to meet the physical and spiritual needs of expectant families. How that actually plays out depends on the number of volunteers in the ministry, the size of the supporting churches and the community at large. The time that a woman spendsRead more …

Is childbirth supposed to be painful?

Dec 26, 2016 | Posted by in Christian Opinions | 0

This article is part of a series of articles sharing the reasoning behind Christian familys’ opinions based on Biblical understanding of issues.  Reasonings are given for both the answers Yes and No. Yes Genesis 3:16 To the woman he said, “I will greatly increase your pains in childbearing; with pain you will give birth to children.Read more …

Fear or Faith?

Dec 23, 2016 | Posted by in Uncategorized | 0

This is a conclusion of the essay I shared on Monday.   If faith is our belief put into action, you should have opportunities to demonstrate your faith every day. The battle will be between your fears, worries and anxieties, and your faith. When you react to situations, do you let your actions be determinedRead more …

Faith in God during Labor

Dec 19, 2016 | Posted by in Christian Disciplines | 0

Here is an essay I wrote many years ago about the intersection of fear and faith — and how it may play a role in pregnancy and childbirth. Have you ever thought about how humans feel emotions? Have you ever considered why it is that certain emotions cause expected responses from your body? For example,Read more …

Examples of wise counsel in pregnancy

Dec 16, 2016 | Posted by in Christian Disciplines | 0

We are given many examples and proverbs in the Bible dealing with getting advice from others. When seeking God’s will, having a brother or sister in Christ confirm what you believe you understand can be helpful. Likewise, the wise advice of a mature Christian can help you see something you might have overlooked. However theRead more …