Showing posts from March, 2014

Get By With a Little Help From My Friends

"Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort,who comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves receive from God.For just as we share abundantly in the sufferings of Christ, so also our comfort abounds through Christ."  1 Corinthians 1: 3-5A few weeks ago my "village" and I celebrated the birthday of one of my very dear mama friends.  As we were sitting around the table and laughing while we listened to each other tell stories I couldn't help remember the last time I had this group of moms over for a night of fellowship and camaraderie.

On December 31, 2013 I gave birth to my second daughter, Ezraela Eaven.  I was 18 weeks along and had found out earlier in the day that she no longer had a heart beat.  We had a memorial for her the following Friday.  My husband and I debated on who we would invite to the memorial.  I have a group of amazi…