Birth Stories

Vera’s Birth Story

10:30pm – Contractions are roughly 7 minutes apart. I’m tired and just want to sleep. Chris gets home and I hear him downstairs getting himself something to drink. […] he hadn’t eaten since lunch and asked if I wanted to go back downstairs with him. I went down the stairs and had to stop for a contraction halfway down and I thought to myself “yep, this is real labor.


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Luke’s Birth Story

(Proceed with caution…very long and “detailed”!)

So, baby Luke was born at 41 weeks and 2 days on Tuesday, March 18th, 2014…but his story begins a bit sooner than that! The morning of Thursday, July 4th, 2013, I just had this “feeling” about things. I had been charting my temperature and cycles to get a true idea of how my body was working…


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Suzie’s Birth Story

I begin this post by saying that God gives grace to the humble…and it is with humility and grace that I begin this post about my precious daughters birth. Her story begins rather dramatically, and I know that God must have dramatic plans for her life!



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Ezra’s Birth Story

There is something magical about bringing babies into the world. The whole process, from beginning to end, points to something greater than us. I can’t help but think of creation and the Creator. Man could not have thought this up but only a great God with a divine design…


[Click here for the whole story over on Mama Ida’s blog]