How Does God Help Us in Our Trials?

By David F. My wife Trisha and I were thrilled when we learned that she was pregnant with our first child. We soon found out that we were having a girl and decided we would name her Kaitlyn. I was in my third year of law school and my wife was working full-time as a genetic counselor. Trisha’s due date was December 31, 2007. We had always known that we wanted to be parents and were excited that we soon would be. In early November of 2007, however, it was becoming apparent that Trisha was e...
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How Do You Overcome the Death of Your Child?

By Connie P. Over 40 years ago my husband and I lost our first baby, a boy, who was stillborn. About two weeks prior to the pregnancy due date, my blood pressure skyrocketed. The doctor put me on strict bed rest. One week later, things were going better. However, about midnight on a Tuesday, I began bleeding severely. My husband took me to the hospital where the doctor met us. I was taken to surgery for an emergency Cesarean Section. My life was saved, but it was too late for the baby. This w...
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