My hope and prayer is that the body of Christ in America will awake with holy boldness, a boldness content neither with silence nor mere words but that backs up those words with action and results.
If we hope for what we are not likely to possess, we act and think in vain, and make life a greater dream and shadow than it really is.
As great scientists have said and as all children know, it is above all by the imagination that we achieve perception, and compassion, and hope.
I know we can’t always know what medical surprises may happen during childbirth. But my hope is to go fully natural – no epidural, no interventions. Wish me luck.