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It Is in Experiencing Bitterness, That One Can Fully Appreciate Sweetness.

The day that I am writing this, October 13, 2011, consisted of taking my youngest child Jack out for a very special lunch. What was theRead more »

A God-Given Full Circle

“Pregnant.” I never could have guessed just how much a single word could impact my life. The reading on the digital test couldn’t be right.Read more »

A New Beginning

Well here we are…a few days before delivery…and so many thoughts are swirling through my head. I am so blessed to beRead more »

The Miracle that is Mallory

A tiny life that changed mine: What is time? In the grand scheme of life, sometimes, it goes fast, sometimes slow. When you lose a child,Read more »

Dear Bill

My first pregnancy ended in miscarriage on Mother’s Day in 1999.  I had announced the pregnancy during Easter week, letting everyoneRead more »

My Personal Passion

It was Good Friday, April 14th 2006 and I was watching The Passion of the Christ at home and preparing for Easter with my family.  I hadRead more »

A Wave of Light, A Wave of Love

Every year on October 15 the nation quietly pauses to remember lost babies. It’s a day that most people don’t even know about. You won’tRead more »

William’s Legacy

::This story first posted on October 15, 2011 – it was *so* good, we just had to repost it!:: A Story of Life, Loss and Hope OurRead more »

Silent Grief

While I have not personally suffered a loss, I have countless friends and family who have. Their grief is immeasurable and the loss is veryRead more »

Evangelizing Atheists: Part 3

In our first two articles, we looked at why people become atheists and some common mistakes believers make when trying to evangelize them.Read more »

Not Every Woman is as Strong as I Am

…one of many myths about pro-life women… We’ve been called hypocrites, religious zealots, heartless, and ignorant allRead more »

Remembering Stephen

What a powerful month this is! We are raising our voices louder than ever so we’ll be heard! Respect for LIFE, from conception untilRead more »

The Death Penalty Dilemma

One prison's lethal injection room. For nearly 15 years, I’ve been married to a police officer. So I’ve grappled with the concept ofRead more »

Splendid Sundays

Did you know that through Sunday Mass, nearly the entire Bible is covered in the three year cycle of readings? As part of our bloggingRead more »

When “I’m pro-life, except” really happens…

A B O R T I O N: The rationalizations are many… “Why have a baby born into a family who does not want ‘it’?” “What aboutRead more »