*This post contains a photo of our stillborn baby -- if you don't want to see it, don't look.*
"He has sent Me to bind up the brokenhearted…To comfort all who mourn, and provide for those who grieve in Zion -- to bestow on them a crown of beauty instead of ashes, the oil of gladness instead of mourning, and a garment of praise instead of a spirit of despair."
~ Isaiah 61:1b-3
"Do not be afraid or terrified . . . for the LORD your God goes with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you."
~ Deuteronomy 31:6
"Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the LORD your God will be with you wherever you go.”
~ Joshua 1:9
"Let us then approach God’s throne of grace with confidence, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help us in our time of need."
~ Hebrews 4:16
"'Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted.'"
~ Matthew 5:4
"Yes, my soul, find rest in God; my hope comes from him. Truly he is my rock and my salvation; he is my fortress, I will not be shaken. My salvation and my honor depend on God; he is my mighty rock, my refuge. Trust in him at all times, you people; pour out your hearts to him, for God is our refuge."
~ Psalm 62:5-8