A couple of weeks ago, we received a message from Keri, a Well Dressed Wolf mother who lost her baby too soon. She simply wanted to share memories and photos of her happy little girl wearing our dresses for so many special moments in her short life. We were overcome with emotion. What on earth could we say or do to properly honor this precious child? Nothing, of course, will ever be enough.
Here we are! It's so close to Christmas we can almost taste Santa's cookies, yet there is so much still to be done... If you're also feeling the panting breath of reindeer hot on your back, we are here with some last minute holiday help.
It shouldn't come as a shock that Shannon and I love children as we daily wrangle our combined eleven kids, some days (secretly and perhaps a little crazily) dreaming of adding to the bunch. But aren't we called to extend our hearts beyond our own families and into a starving world?
If you have not read the comments under our last post, I urge you to grab a cup of coffee and head somewhere quiet for a little while. I have spent several hours soaking up every single story and tidbit of wisdom. Every comment has truly blessed me and I hope the advice speaks to other mothers who may be struggling-- or simply in need of an encouraging word today.
If not us, then who If not me and you Right now, it’s time for us to do something If not now, then when Will we see an end To all this pain It’s not enough to do nothing It’s time for us to do something ~ Matthew West