Reflections

Prayer Life: Embracing the “Now”

By on June 3, 2017

The Struggle is Real: Accepting the Changes of Motherhood Recently, I went to confession and found myself rattling off my typical sins. My most popular one? Not putting Christ first in my daily life. Sometimes, I fall short on morning or night prayer, I don’t turn to God during the day in either thanksgiving or […]

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Guest Post: Living in the Light

By on May 25, 2017
Together, it is never too late to move beyond the darkness of the past, for “. . . if we walk in the light as He is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and the blood of Jesus Christ His Son cleanses us from all sin.” (1 John 1:7).

Guest Post Intro Our goal here at Life with the Little people is to support moms everywhere through inspiring stories and our own life’s journey. That’s why it’s my great pleasure to introduce today’s guest author Lois Pearson who visits us from her blog: The Sunnyside Woman. As both a biological and adoptive mother, Lois has […]

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When “Family Planning” doesn’t Meet our Expectations: Dealing with Miscarriage & Infertility

By on May 8, 2017
But now, faced with miscarriage and now several failed attempts of pregnancy, I’m realizing in a new way how much of a gift life is. I’ve learned that my husband and I are cooperators and not dictators in begetting life; that our children (present and future) truly are gifts from God, which we must treasure and tend to the best we know how.

Conception after Miscarriage Infertility. I never thought I would associate this word with myself. I had been married for all of two months when we discovered that we were pregnant with our firstborn. Eager to become parents, we were beyond elated with the discovery of this precious new life. I can remember the anticipation of […]

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