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Understanding God In My Unexpected Labor and Delivery: Part 2

In Inspiration, Maternity, Pregnancy Vlog by Kristen Dalton Wolfe2 Comments

This is a continuation of  Understanding My Unexpected Labor and Delivery: Part 1. I’m a faith person and I take the Bible at its word, especially when it comes to asking and believing. I clung to these verses when I prepared for my labor and delivery through prayer: Ask and it shall be given. Matthew 7:7 Ask anything in my name …

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How A Honeymoon Can Last Four Years

In Inspiration, Wife Life by Kristen Dalton Wolfe4 Comments

I believe life unfolds according to our belief systems. Before I met Kris, I dreamed of what my future marriage would be like. I had hopes of having a loving, adoring marriage. But, as I grew older I saw that happy marriages were harder and harder to find. Many marriages seemed to either be ending in divorce or were unhappily together …

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Four Ways To Stay Content In The Wait

In Devotions, Inspiration by Kristen Dalton Wolfe2 Comments

On Sunday, my pastor said, “True power is being content in the midst of our circumstances, not being in control of your circumstances.” This phrase hit home and gave new meaning to the scripture we know in Philippians 4:12. Paul says, “I know what it is to be in need, and I know what it is to have plenty. I have …

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How I Enjoyed My Changing Body While Pregnant

In Maternity by Kristen Dalton Wolfe0 Comments

One of the fears women have about having children is that pregnancy will ruin their body. We fear weight gain, being overcome by cravings, and never having the same curves in the same places again. Of course, many mothers don’t help us when they speak about their own negative experiences, mourning the loss of their pre-baby bodies. We sit there wide-eyed and …

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What My Labor Pains Have To Do With You

In Inspiration, Maternity by Kristen Dalton Wolfe0 Comments

For the last three weeks, I’ve been having contractions through the night. I lost my mucus plug last week. My baby has been engaged and in birthing position for weeks. For three weeks, I’ve been hopeful she’ll come. Every morning, I wake up and hustle to get things ready for her…to come that day. Kris and I have been scrambling …

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The Breakthrough My Baby Gave Me

In Inspiration, Maternity by Kristen Dalton Wolfe2 Comments

The other night at women’s group, we were closing our time together in prayer as we usually do. We ask to hear from God about one another and speak that encouragement or insight out.   My friend Jennie prayed specifically for my daughter. She said, “I sense that she is a healer and when I asked God if she was, He …

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Specific Prayers For My Daughter In The Womb

In Inspiration, Pregnancy Vlog by Kristen Dalton Wolfe0 Comments

Kris and I have been praying for our children before we even conceived. Throughout my pregnancy, we go on prayer walks and pray over her development and every detail we can think of. I started feeling like I might miss an important area to cover her in. Every time a parent would bring up an issue or high light about their child, I would think “Ooo I better pray for that!”