Friday, October 22, 2010

Our Miracle Baby-1 YEAR AGO & NOW!

I had a hard time sleeping last night just thinking of the miracle performed 1 year ago today.

Twas one year ago today that I was on an airplane to Los Angeles to meet Baby Blakely...

One of the below pictures is our sweet angel exactly one year ago today.
One is of her sibling resting in heaven.

And here she is today!
Is she a miracle or WHAT?

I still have a hard time comprehending God's miracles and goodness especially when it comes to this sweet adopted girl. IT ALL HAPPENED SO FAST! The preparation, pregnancy and birth and now she's a big 4 month old girl already.

Thank you Lord for the gift of Baby Blakely, for seeing us fit to be her parents, for allowing us to experience the miracle of pregnancy & child birth. For the donating parents who chose us. For allowing us to spread the word about embryo adoption. Thank you for knitting her together in my womb. YOUR WORKS ARE WONDERFUL!

"For you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother's womb. I praise you because I am fearfully and WONDERFULLY MADE; your works are WONDERFUL, I know that full well. My frame was not hidden from you when I was made in the secret place. When I was woven together in the depths of the earth, your eyes saw my unformed body. ALL the days ordained for me were written in your book BEFORE ONE OF THEM CAME TO BE!"
Psalm 139:13-16

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12 comments:

Jen: Proud Mom of 7 Adopted Miracle Blessings said...

Yes!!!! She is a BEAUTIFUL miracle!!! I LOVE the photo of her today!!!!

quilt-n-mama said...

What a beautiful post friend, what an amazing God!

And Happy Birthday to your sweet Caty, yesterday our little guy turned 4! Hard to believe the blessings the Lord bestows on us when we are willing to answer His Call!

Blessings friend,
Gayly

Room for More said...

I just had to come over to BOTH blogs and say how adorable she is!

Cheryl said...

She's so adorable!! What an awesome miracle! :o) Love her smile!

heathermohr said...

Sweet, beautiful girl!!!

The Anglin Family said...

Aww..this made me cry! She is so beautiful and it's incredible to believe she was a frozen embryo. What a miracle from God!!!

Mom to 9 Blessings! said...

Beautiful Jenn! Happy one year gotcha day! God is the best gift giver!

Love and blessings,
Jill

bella said...

She is a beautiful baby. You are very blessed!

Adeye said...

Oh my goodness, my friend, the Lord has BLESSED you!!! How adorable is your precious baby love? Gosh, she is so beautiful. I cannot believe how fast the last year has gone. Unbelievable.

Why am I not getting your updates? I follow your blog, but am not getting the notification since you changed things. Mmmmmm.

Sending you biggest hugs tonight.

Renata said...

She is just beautiful! I remember when you posted about her being implanted & it was the first I'd even heard about embryo adoption.
Enjoy your precious miracle!
God bless
Renata:)

John Deere Mom said...

Love the John Deere blanket! And what a beautiful blessing you have!!

Tam said...

amazing!!!