How to Navigate the Season of Lent While Dealing with Postpartum Depression

  Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com It's hard to talk about PPD (postpartum depression), even for moms who are struggling with it. It's not a dazzling conversation when you speak of Lent, even for Christians. Some Christians choose not to observe it at all, but others attend mid-week services, focus on the grave reality of … Continue reading How to Navigate the Season of Lent While Dealing with Postpartum Depression

Increased Labor Pains and the Other Half of the Curse

The fall of humanity into sin didn't happen without repercussion. Both Adam and Eve disobeyed, and both were punished. To the woman he [God] said: "I will greatly increase your pains in childbearing; with pain will you give birth to children." (Genesis 3:16). Women were cursed with painful childbirth. Sometimes, we joke about our predicament. "Thanks … Continue reading Increased Labor Pains and the Other Half of the Curse