Just over a year ago, I thought that I was pregnant. Again. For the fourth time in four years. I was freaked out. Mike and I had learned a new method of NFP (the Marquette Method) and were diligently following the rules to space out the conception of another child. We had talked and prayed and discerned that with two full time youth ministry programs, a side ministry of Mike and Annie Talk, the exhaustion of having three toddlers/babies at home, and the mental and physic
I’m going to say something right off the bat to clear the air: I feel kind of awkward talking about Natural Family Planning. I had three children three years in a row. So I can just imagine eyes rolling and doubts surfacing the instant I talk about and defend NFP. “Does it really ‘work?’ and if so, why the heck aren’t your kids a little bit ‘better’ spaced?” I’ve asked myself (and continue to ask myself) those very same questions. And yet, I feel called to spread the news
When I'm not wife-ing, mom-ing, or youth minister-ing, I enjoy writing. This blog is filled with my reflections on faith, culture, and the pursuit of holiness in the midst of everyday life.