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Oct 15 2011

Anticipating Heaven

Today I am anticipating so many things. Finishing some things on our house. Moving day. Baby Nine’s arrival. Heaven. Wait a second, did you read that right? Yes, indeed: you did. I said heaven. I suppose heaven is something that most Christians would say they anticipate, but today I am anticipating it in a particular […]

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Jan 26 2011

Remembering Mercy

Published by under Mercy Kyrie

Daniel 9:17-18 Now therefore, O our God, listen to the prayer of Your servant and to his pleas for mercy, and for Your own sake, O Lord, make Your face to shine upon Your sanctuary, which is desolate. O my God, incline Your ear and hear. Open Your eyes and see our desolations… For we […]

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Oct 06 2010

My Face

It’s October now. Many people don’t know that this month is designated as Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month. (now you do.) Furthermore, October 15th is the specific day set aside as a remembrance day for the loss of all these children. Including six of my children. So while I remember and love my children […]

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Aug 12 2010

Missing Mercy

Published by under Mercy Kyrie

Mercy darling, how I wish you were here in my arms today. It was so much fun to anticipate a summer birthday for you, with picnics and swimming parties and sundresses with barefeet. For myself, I am sorry that your birthday was January instead of August as we had hoped. For you, I am thankful […]

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Feb 02 2010

Tuesday February 2, 2010

Today would have been Promise’s due date, and I could have shared newborn photos.Or today I would have had Peace’s “big ultrasound” pictures to share with you.But God’s ways are most certainly not our ways, nor His thoughts our thoughts. So today I am sharing Mercy’s memory photos with you instead.This mommy loves my children […]

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Jan 26 2010

Tuesday January 26, 2010

Published by under Grief,Mercy Kyrie

Brothers and Sisters, The last few weeks we have been asking for prayer that Melissa would be able to miscarry safely and naturally, and for comfort in our grief. We wanted to thank you for your prayers. The Lord has allowed the process to finally take place. In one sense this is relieving and in […]

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Jan 05 2010

Tuesday January 5, 2010

Psalm 123:2Behold, as the eyes of servants look to the hand of their master,as the eyes of a maidservantto the hand of her mistress,so our eyes look to the LORD our God,till He has mercy upon us. Please beseech the Lord with us for His grace and mercy, and look to Him with us in our […]

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Dec 19 2009

Saturday December 19, 2009

I can’t believe Christmas is less than a week away! I hope your preparations and celebrations are going wonderfully, and that the joy of the Lord is your strength.First of all, thank you all for your continued prayers for our family! The Lord is good, and continues to provide our daily bread. We rejoice in […]

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Dec 10 2009

Thursday December 10, 2009

I have a new diagnosis – I have a somewhat rare autoimmune disorder that gives my babies only an 8% chance of survival without treatment.Thus, I have new treatment – it’s called IVIg, where my blood gets infused via i.v. with a medicine made from about 1000 people’s plasma. This monthly (or so) treatment should […]

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