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Eden's Mirror

Looking into the mirror of God's story

Category / Miscarriage

What to Say to Someone Grieving

Let me just start out by saying that this post is not a criticism. People around me have been amazingly supportive to me in this grief. But what better time to talk about this then when I am in the midst of my own grief? Because I’ve been there too — I don’t know what […]

Endurance

I’m staring out the window this morning at the bleak gray morning sky, watching the neighbors dog across the street pace in his fenced-in yard…and I’m thinking about heaven and Jesus and Hebrews 12:1-2.¬†Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight, and sin which […]

Suffering is not Punishment

It is a well-known fact that when people encounter suffering in their life, their first instinct is that God is punishing them. I did not realize that I had made that assumption too until I came across this simple sentence in Nancy Guthrie’s book. “Can you find a person in the Bible — even the […]

The Gift…of Loss

A wonderful woman in my life gifted me with this book,¬†Holding On To Hope, by Nancy Guthrie, to help me process my grief with the Lord. Tonight’s chapter was on gratitude. It was a painful chapter to read. You see, I have been struggling deeply the last two days with anger — that ugly emotion […]

The Seed

I have been thinking long and hard about what symbol I might garner to represent our 4th baby. The last time, God gave me a dream, a dream that came true right before my eyes the day we sent our 3rd baby heavenward. But this time, I have had nothing. Until now. Two passages of […]

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