Ten Questions About

A series of questions to foster discussion and direct prayer times.

Your Birth

Nov 30, 2016 | Posted by in Ten Questions About | 0

Ten questions about your birth How did my entrance to the family affect the family? What are the events of my birth as told by different family members? What attitudes do family members have about my birth? What was my mother’s physical and emotional state when I was born? How healthy was I during pregnancyRead more …

Being Pregnant

Nov 29, 2016 | Posted by in Ten Questions About | 0

Ten questions about being pregnant Describe your feelings about your body before pregnancy. Describe your feelings about your body during this and previous pregnancies. How has being pregnant changed your life right now? What do you enjoy about being pregnant? What do you not enjoy about being pregnant? How comfortable are you physically? How comfortableRead more …

Medications in Labor

Nov 28, 2016 | Posted by in Ten Questions About | 0

Ten Questions about Medications During Labor How will you know it is time to use medications? How will you cope if medications are not available? In what ways do you anticipate medications helping your labor (write more than “less pain”)? What fears or concerns do you have about using medications? How will you respond afterRead more …

Spiritual Preparation for Labor and Birth

Nov 28, 2016 | Posted by in Ten Questions About | 0

Spiritual preparation is about opening your heart, being honest with God and yourself. One way to uncover what is hidden in your heart is through guided journaling and prayer. The “Ten Questions About…” exercises are designed to guide you through your emotions, thoughts and spiritual challenges. Emotions are real. Your body chemistry changes ever soRead more …

Fear of Childbirth

Nov 28, 2016 | Posted by in Ten Questions About | 0

Ten Questions about fear of childbirth What fears arise from your mother’s retelling of your birth? What fears arise from previous experiences at birth (as the mother or witness)? What fears arise from your feelings of loneliness or isolation? What fears arise from the understanding you are becoming a mother (again)? What fears arise from theRead more …

Expectations of Family

Nov 16, 2016 | Posted by in Ten Questions About | 0

Ten Questions about expectations of family What is positive about your relationship with your mother? What is negative about your relationship with your mother? What is positive about your relationship with your father? What is negative about your relationship with your father? What is positive or negative about your relationships with siblings? In what ways areRead more …