Devotion

Pregnancy Devotion | Search my Heart, O God

Jan 6, 2017 | Posted by in Devotion | Comments Off on Pregnancy Devotion | Search my Heart, O God

Isaiah 31:1 Woe to those who go down to Egypt for help, who rely on horses, who trust in the multitude of their chariots and in the great strength of their horsemen, but do not look to the Holy One of Israel, or seek help from the Lord God was angry when the Israelites, threatenedRead more …

Lord, you know my baby

Dec 12, 2016 | Posted by in Devotion | Comments Off on Lord, you know my baby

Psalm 22:9-10 Yet you brought me out of the womb; you made me trust in you even at my mother’s breast. From birth I was cast upon you; from my mother’s womb you have been my God.   What a strange feeling to have a baby growing inside you. You can feel the little legsRead more …

Life in the Desert

Dec 7, 2016 | Posted by in Devotion | Comments Off on Life in the Desert

I can’t imagine how difficult it must have been for the Israelites to live in the desert for 40 years. Never knowing when they would have to pick up and move. Living out of bags, they had no place to call home. Walking in the extreme heat of the desert. Sometimes being pregnant can feelRead more …

Who is in control?

Dec 1, 2016 | Posted by in Devotion | Comments Off on Who is in control?

Jeremiah 27:8-15 As I read this passage while pregnant for my second child I wrote this note on the side:“You must go through birth not in control, just like Israel and Babylon.” As a childbirth educator I have seen that a common concern among women is that during labor they will be “out of control.”Read more …