The Power of Blessing Your Baby’s Spirit

Did you know that blessing your baby’s spirit in the womb is one of the most powerful things you can do during your pregnancy? I’ve been meaning to write about this for a while for now, and remembered it again today when I read this Scripture: “When Elizabeth heard Mary’s greeting, the baby leaped in her womb, and Elizabeth was filled with the Holy Spirit. In a loud voice she exclaimed: “Blessed are you among women and blessed is the child you will bear! But why am I so favored Read More

You Can Do Hard Things…

Ok, gonna be really honest right now. I’m in a hard season. And there are days when I think, “I don’t know if I can do this.” We moved to a city where I don’t have close friends or my family to help with our kiddos and I’m feeling alone and exhausted. My kids won’t nap at the same time right now (meaning I get no break in the day) and one of them seems to think that 5:00am is an appropriate time to get up in the morning. AHHHHH! Read More

Help! How do I stay connected to God in this crazy postpartum time?

Let’s be honest… Life with a new baby is wonderful and precious, but also exhausting and difficult. Suddenly you’re up all hours of the night, dealing with a flush of new hormones, figuring out the bumpy road of breastfeeding, healing from the birth, and figuring out your new norm. With my first baby, I remember thinking it was a successful day if I actually brushed my teeth at some point in the day. And if I changed out of my pajamas, wow, we were doing really good! In the midst Read More

What If I Feel Like a Failure Giving Birth?

I’ll admit it – after the birth of my first son, I felt like a bit of a failure. Like my birth was 2nd class somehow. My dream of a birth center, all-natural, pain-free birth with Jesus crashed. And instead, I got a pitocin-induced, painful, and narcotic-filled hospital birth. And somehow that type of birth felt 2nd class compared to the all-natural or supernaturally pain-free births of my friends. Why couldn’t I withstand the pain without getting drugs? Others seemed to be able to do it. And why didn’t I Read More

From Supernatural Childbirth to Supernatural Mommyhood

Mama, you’re meant to thrive, not survive Mommyhood. I love all the talk about Supernatural Childbirth circulating these days and the way this conversation is transforming birth stories around the world!  Through Jesus, we can now enjoy childbirth as the extravagant love gift that God originally intended it to be in the Garden! For more on this, check out “What REALLY happened at the fall regarding childbearing”and my Online Kingdom Birth Class But today, I want to talk about Supernatural Motherhood! Because I believe this is equally available to us! We’re Read More