Seek God's Promises and Find Encouragement
(keywords examples: Fear, Pain, Hopeless, Comfort)
Verse of the Week Psalm 56:3 "When I am afraid, I put my trust in you." During your engagement you probably planned, prepared, and longed for your wedding day. There is so much excitement that goes into planning a wedding, but at the same...
Birth is hard. Birth is intense. Birth can be long, but birth is a perfect picture of our need for God. God wants us to surrender to Him, He wants us to die to ourselves and rest in His peace. This is not only true for our daily lives but also so very true for our birthing time.
I have yet to find anywhere in Scripture that says that children are a curse or a burden. I will say however, that having two young children is a lot of work and responsibility. Some days I go to bed in tears and exhausted. This is not because I shouldn’t of had them, but rather it is because I am trying to parent them by my strength and not the Lord’s strength.