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Babies, Contact Lenses, and Visions of God

My eyesight started to worsen back in high school, but it wasn’t a big deal. By the time I was in law school, I needed glasses for driving because I couldn’t even make out the eye chart at the DMV. … Continue reading

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God’s Ultrasound

[This article first appeared as a guest post at Aimee Byrd’s Housewife Theologian.] Ultra-ultra-ultra-sound! My wife and I seem to have a ministry of sorts with young families. Actually, it’s her ministry and I’m the helpmeet. She’ll hear that a … Continue reading

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Unplanned Pregnancies

[From the archives.] **** Imagine giving birth. (For you mothers it’s not much of a stretch, and for the rest of us we’ll just do the best we can.) Now imagine giving birth without knowing you were even pregnant. “But … Continue reading

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Singing to Babies is Important!

I saw this video posted at Auntie Em’s Guide to Life (a blog very worth your while!), and completely agree with Em’s assessment when she wrote: “I couldn’t quite smiling while I was watching this sweet video.” With all the … Continue reading

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Advice for Those Married to Pregnant People

  Ever been married to a pregnant person? I have. Still am, as a matter of fact. Married to her, that is, not that she’s still pregnant. I remember some of the pregnant life vividly, and one moment always stands out … Continue reading

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God’s Lullaby

We were not one of those let-them-cry-it-out families. You know what I mean: if babies won’t go to sleep quietly then let them do it noisily. There are a lot of baby books that advise this, saying the child will eventually … Continue reading

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Friday Rewind – 10/12/12

All of Me, God Can See All of Me [This article first appeared as a guest post at Aimee Byrd’s Housewife Theologian on 1/12/12. Have I mentioned how great a blog she has there? You should go visit!] Ultra-ultra-ultra-sound! My … Continue reading

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Unplanned Pregnancies

Imagine giving birth. (For you mothers it’s not much of a stretch, and for the rest of us we’ll just do the best we can.) Now imagine giving birth without knowing you were even pregnant. “But how can this happen?” … Continue reading

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Sunday Funnies

My wife was telling us about something someone said at work and asked us, “How many times a day should a newborn poop?” Me: “Uh, five?” Our 22 year old son, looking at us incredulously: “As many times as it … Continue reading

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