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The Doctor is: IN!

These big sisters can’t wait to meet their little brother! Photo Credit: Gina Barcus  OK – This week really feels like it has ended with a cherry on top as a gift from the Lord! In a Nutshell: PRAISE: We are scheduled with a new OB on Monday! 🙂 The details… Care Team We have a “care coordinator” due to Elias’s …

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Our Roller Coaster of Love

Labor Day Week: Prayer & Praises!!! Told on Tuesday that Elias had a potential heart defect. Went to Pediatric Cardiologist on Wed., and we were told his heart is fine!!! Told on Tuesday that Elias was now breech (head-up)… Update on Wednesday that he flipped back to head-down! He’s a little flipper! Praying he stays head-down in preparation for natural …

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It Just Keeps Coming

The support throughout the last four months has been amazing! Someone from work anonymously gave the wife and I a gift card to Cheesecake Factory and we couldn’t wait to use it! You all don’t know how much each kind gesture, gift, prayer, etc. really means to us!  So many of you have been so faithful to remind us that …

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We Read To Know We Are Not Alone.

Recently, God has brought so much encouragement to us through loved ones.  A sweet group of family/friends got together to bless us with a time of prayer and loving support.  How special it is to be a part of the body of Christ and people who desire to live it out.  There are many people who have contributed to us …

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We’ll Take “Rejected” For $200, Alex!

Prayer: -New OB team notified us (almost 2 weeks later?!) that they will cancel my appt. and won’t accept me as a patient. -Still in search of new OB team -Wisdom regarding hospital choice between two options for labor/delivery and how to ensure baby is transferred to children’s hospital -That Elias comes naturally before his due date! Praise: -Came back …

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Breath of Fresh Air…

Praise! We met and love pediatric neurosurgeon, Dr. B!  She’s down-to-earth, kind, and thorough with medical explanations to help us understand potential outcomes. Prayer: -Still not settled with new OB, but Dr. B is very supportive of our decision -Elias’s health -Labor and delivery Meeting the Pediatric Dr. & Tour of the Children’s Hospital: Today was an informative day!  We have many new things …

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Just Inspired

Hey gang! It’s been a while, I know.  Lots going on with the birth of our 3rd child, Elias, around the corner and all the doctor drama we’ve been encountering (search “ELIAS” for updates from the wifey)! Anywho, my oldest child just turned five today, and I’m in a little shock over it.  WHERE HAS THE TIME GONE?  Am I …

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Doctor Drama – Are We Crazy?

The Medical Saga Continues…. Prayer Requests: Unexpected change of care in 3rd trimester That God would connect us to the perfect OB! Details for those interested… I am 35 weeks!  Through the last 2 months, I slowly realized through my appointments that I feel very uncomfortable and disconnected with my current specialist/provider, Dr. C.  She is not like-minded with our …

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Plugging Along

  PRAYER Requests for Family: -Elias’s health -Mother’s anxiety and physical stress -Wisdom and discernment for medical team and parents -God’s provision for financial needs   Our medical journey begins… Natural Philosophy of “Health”… Through various forms of research, education, and trusted resources, we typically strive to follow a form of an alternative natural philosophy of medicine. Overall, that is …