...while I am on this journey to conceive at child at the "geriatric reproductive" age of 44, I am learning so much about the struggles that women and couples have with natural conception....
At no point along this journey has my faith in the Lord wavered. Any disappointment I've experienced has arisen from my impatience and unrealistic expectation that things would happen in my timing. God is so, so good. All the time.
You are of God, little children, and have overcome them, because He who is in you is greater than he who is in the world. 1 John 4:4 NKJV
And do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, that you may prove what is that good and acceptable and perfect will of God. Romans 12:2 NKJV
"For where your treasure is, there your heart will also be.The lamp of the body is the eye. If therefore your eye is good, your whole body will be full of light."Matthew 6:21-22 NKJV
For when envy and self-seeking exist, confusion and every evil thing are there.But the wisdom that is from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, willing to yield, full of mercy and good fruits, without partiality and without hypocrisy.Now the fruit of righteousness is sown in peace by those who make peace. James 3:16-18 NKJV
In the day when I cried out, You answered me, And made me bold with strength in my soul.Psalms 138:3 NKJV
Be patient, then, brothers and sisters, until the Lord's coming. See how the farmer waits for the land to yield its valuable crop, patiently waiting for the autumn and spring rains. James 5:7 NIV
Wealth gained by dishonestywill be diminished,But he who gathers by labor willincrease. Proverbs 13:11 NKJV
Now to Him who is able to do exceedingly and abundantly above all that we ask or think, according to the power that works in usEphesians 3:20 NKJV