Tuesday, August 23, 2011

In The Waiting...

In the waiting, there is wonder and excitement.  Every tummy twinge sends off a squiggly mark of question in my mind.  Could this be it?  Will TODAY be the DAY I meet our 3rd born child?

I've rushed these moments in the past.  I've learned from my mistakes of wanting to rush what can't be rushed.  Push what was not meant to be pushed.

There is beauty and wonder in the waiting.  God has been teaching me many lessons along this journey.


I hope to come out of this pregnancy, this labor, a stronger woman.  Not to glorify myself, but to LIFT HIM HIGH and GLORIFIED!

Yet he did not waver through unbelief regarding the promise of God, but was strengthened in his faith and gave glory to God, being fully persuaded 
that God had power to do what he had promised.
Romans 4:20-21

Thank you!  YOU...  {for being part of this journey with me}


  1. so excited for you, enjoy every little kick, I had my last daughter at 31 weeks. I miss all the little kicks

  2. I love this post!! So excited for you!!

  3. "I hope to come out of this pregnancy, this labor, a stronger woman. Not to glorify myself, but to LIFT HIM HIGH and GLORIFIED!" Traci, I believe God will honor this desire of your heart. :) I'm praying for you!

  4. Thank you for this reminder. What a beautiful message. So very happy for you, Traci. What a blessing.

    Blessings to you and your family!

    Mrs Mary Joy Pershing

  5. Very excited for you too! We are planning our 2nd child next month. We are praying that it all works out and we have a summer baby next year. :)

    LaVonne @ Long Wait For Isabella

    BTW, your blog looks great!

  6. What a wonderful time for you. I went through this 11 times and each time was a spiritual and miraculous birth.

    Praying that all goes well!

  7. needed to hear this! thank you! :)

  8. Wishing and praying for all the best for you, baby, and your family! You are in precious days! May the Lord bring your little bundle soon.

  9. Thanks for the follow! Love your blog and the inspirational messages. My 4 are just about grown up (only 1 left in the nest!) and this post is so spot on. His glory in our simple moments. I've subscribed to get future posts, but something tells me you will be a little busy soon!

  10. How exciting. I hope everything goes well and you have lots of health and laughter in the future.

  11. Bless you Traci! You are a gifted writer and blessed sister in Christ. I'm excited for you and cannot wait to see your newest blessing :)

  12. I am so excited for you!

  13. You are so right, so important to be patient and enjoy the moments now. Happy for you! Thanks for following my blog! I'll be following you too, and can't wait to hear about your newest arrival!


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