Tag Archives: encouragement

It’s Prayer Vigil Friday! 08/19/11

A person standing alone can be attacked and defeated, but two can stand back-to-back and conquer. Three are even better, for a triple-braided cord is not easily broken. ~ Ecclesiastes 4:12  Praying for another person is one of the most intimate and personal ways to give your support. It creates a bond between the three […]

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It’s Prayer Vigil Friday! 08/11/11

Bear one another’s burdens, and so fulfill the law of Christ. ~ Galatians 6:2 One thing I have learned over the last six months is that I could not have come this far, and stayed this positive, were it not for the love, support and willingness of others to share my burden with me – […]

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Remarkable Secrets

Ask me and I will tell you remarkable secrets you do not know about things to come.~ Jeremiah 33:3 I can hardly recount the number of times over the last several years when I found myself desperately scanning the bible, searching for that perfect, written-just-for-me scripture that would assure me I would get pregnant that […]

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Running and Screaming

At the beginning of the summer, Josh and I took a much needed vacation to Orlando, Florida. According to fertility folklore, that means I should already be about 8 weeks pregnant. Alas, no. We’d been planning and paying for this vacation since January and it was just as wonderful as we’d hoped it would be. […]

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It’s Prayer Vigil Friday! 07/22/11

Therefore encourage one another and edify one another, just as you are doing. ~1 Thessalonians 5:11 I’d like to start this Prayer Vigil Friday with a beautiful prayer submitted by a new friend: Dear God, Please help me, and those who are in this silent plight, to walk through this challenge with faith, strength and […]

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Reach for Healing

Luke 8: 43-48 A woman in the crowd had suffered for twelve years with constant bleeding, and she could find no cure. Coming up behind Jesus, she touched the fringe of his robe. Immediately, the bleeding stopped. “Who touched me?” Jesus asked. Everyone denied it, and Peter said,” Master, this whole crowd is pressing up […]

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It’s Prayer Vigil Friday! 06/24/2011

But those who trust in the LORD will find new strength. They will soar high on wings like eagles, they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not faint. ~ Isaiah 40:31 Welcome to Prayer Vigil Friday! This week’s is a little different. How long has it been since you’ve prayed for […]

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I Believe…

I believe today will be a good day because God made it. ~ Psalm 118:24 ” This is the day which the LORD has made; Let us rejoice and be glad in it.” I believe I have all I need to accomplish His purpose in my life. ~ 2 Peter 1:3  “His divine power has given […]

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It’s Prayer Vigil Friday! 06/03/11

I’m so excited that another Friday is here – A day to pray for yourself and for your fellow sisters, and unite with women all over the world in prayer. Therefore encourage one another and edify one another, just as you are doing. ~1 Thessalonians 5:11 Please pray for Lily. After months of advice to […]

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Sadness…Interrupted

I’ve been thinking a lot about the different ways that we all process sadness. I’ve come across a lot of men and women who are actively punching sadness in the kidneys to keep it from putting them in a choke hold. For the first time since I’ve started my bout in the infertility arena I […]

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