Pregnancy Devotion | How to be Healthy

Feb 7, 2018 | Posted by in Devotion | Comments Off on Pregnancy Devotion | How to be Healthy

Proverbs 3:7-8 Don’t be impressed with your own wisdom. Instead, fear the Lord and turn your back on evil. Then you will gain renewed health and vitality. I struggle sometimes with what is known as “prosperity preaching,” where the teacher says that because God blesses his people, Christians should be healthy, wealthy and wise. Overall,Read more …

Pregnancy Devotion | Where are you going?

Feb 5, 2018 | Posted by in Devotion | Comments Off on Pregnancy Devotion | Where are you going?

Jeremiah 29:11 For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD , “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. I recently drove a friend to an airport 180 miles away in a very large city. We had directions from the internet andRead more …

Christian Perspectives | Labor Pain Medications

Feb 2, 2018 | Posted by in Christian Opinions | Comments Off on Christian Perspectives | Labor Pain Medications

This article is part of a series of articles sharing the reasoning behind Christian family’s opinions based on Biblical understanding of issues.  Reasons are given for both the answers Yes and No. Opinions about… Should a Christian plan to use pain medication in labor? Women who answer “Yes” often share these thoughts… Romans 14:1-4 Accept himRead more …

Christian Perspectives | Birth Attendants

Jan 31, 2018 | Posted by in Christian Opinions | Comments Off on Christian Perspectives | Birth Attendants

This article is part of a series of articles sharing the reasoning behind Christian family’s opinions based on Biblical understanding of issues.  Reasons are given for both the answers Yes and No. Opinions about… Does it matter if I hire a midwife or a doctor? Some women feel it doesn’t matter. Women who fee it isRead more …

Christian Perspectives | Prenatal Testing

Jan 29, 2018 | Posted by in Christian Opinions | Comments Off on Christian Perspectives | Prenatal Testing

Opinions about…. Should a Christian have prenatal tests? Women who answer “Yes” often share these thoughts… Proverbs 15:22 Plans fail for lack of counsel, but with many advisers they succeed. Proverbs 19:8 He who gets wisdom loves his own soul; he who cherishes understanding prospers. It is important to have accurate information to base myRead more …

Motherhood at 16

Jan 19, 2018 | Posted by in Ministry | Comments Off on Motherhood at 16

Check out this edition of Story Corp. It is a conversation between a woman and the son she gave birth to when she was 16 focusing on how she had to learn that it was OK for her to love him.  It brings up a myriad of questions and responses in my mind, I hopeRead more …

Financially Supporting a Chidbirth Ministry

Jan 30, 2017 | Posted by in Ministry | Comments Off on Financially Supporting a Chidbirth Ministry

Financially Supporting a Childbirth Ministry Every ministry has costs involved in its operation, and a childbirth ministry is no exception. Without a way to ensure the needs of the ministry are met, the ministry may no longer be able to function. When developing a ministry, a source of support should be built into its design.Read more …

Types of Childbirth Ministry

Jan 23, 2017 | Posted by in Ministry | Comments Off on Types of Childbirth Ministry

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 …

Training options for a childbirth ministry

Jan 16, 2017 | Posted by in Ministry | Comments Off on Training options for a childbirth ministry

Whatever type of childbirth ministry you choose, your volunteers will need to be trained for their roles. Many volunteer positions require little training for success. Other roles require the volunteer to become a childbirth professional. You can either only accept volunteers who are already childbirth professionals, require them to be properly trained or train themRead more …

Designing a Childbirth Ministry

Jan 9, 2017 | Posted by in Ministry | Comments Off on Designing a Childbirth Ministry

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 …