Why We Love Samaritan Ministries

Most bills get paid, but they aren't really exciting. Our Samaritan share is different though. Each month, we write a card*, send a check, and pray as a family for a Christian with a medical need. We've been doing this for more than 9 years, and I don't think we could ever go back to…

Dan’s Birth Story

When we reached the end of Tuesday, April 2, everyone kept saying--with slight disbelief--that nothing could have possibly gone better. I thought about doing a moment-by-moment account, but then I realized that I really want to focus on three things that went especially well. But first, this delightful birth was possible in large part because…

Scheduled Cesarean

Except for the posts I publicize on Facebook, it seems I have about 10 loyal readers that either subscribed to my blog or check to see if I've written anything lately. This post is for y'all because you've been with me through most of this childbirth journey over the past few years. Before Zuzu's birth,…