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Nathaniel Andrew

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Nathaniel Andrew was born Nov 23 1997, I was sent home happy because I was told that I would never have children and here I am holding my son albeit a single parent at the time. I noticed little things but the pediatrician said some children develope late. At six months I found out Nathan […]

My Heartbreaking Choice: Termination after Medical Diagnosis

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The years continue to pass by and yet I still find myself asking the same questions over and over. Why did this happen to my baby? Did I make the wrong choice? Was it my choice to make? Why did I have a sonogram in the first place? So many questions and so much emotion […]

Lily’s Story

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In August 2011, I found out I was pregnant with my third baby. I was only 4 weeks along, and was extremly happy when I read that positive pregnancy test. I shared with my boys and my husband all of which were happy as well. I went in for my ultrasound to confirm my due […]

The Sweetest Gift

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I married the love of my life, Sean, on June 1st 2008. We left the next day for a dream vacation to Hawaii. We both knew we wanted children soon and had not used precautions to prevent a pregnancy, but were still somewhat surprised to find that we were pregnant by the end of June. […]

What has Glory Babies meant to me?

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My wife came to me one day and asked if I would go to a meeting with her. As most men would do I said NO! She came back and asked me again and maybe one more time and as most men, I finally decided that would be the only way to get her off […]

Jackson’s Story

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Just a little background……I had my daughter Taylor when I was 18 years old and unmarried. Three years after I had her I wanted another baby so bad, but I wanted to do it the right way. I wanted to have a child in the right order…..get married, then have a child. In December 2002, […]

My Angel on Loan

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All too often we try and force events to come out a certain way. I know I am guilty of that. We want to be in control, assured that what will come is what we planned. This is not what I planned. And just that mere fact, the realization that my plan is not the […]

Kolton’s Story

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Life was so perfect. We had our dream house, a wonderful marriage and a beautiful little girl, Kendall. On December 12, 2002 our perfect life was made complete. After a troublesome pregnancy we were given a wonderful surprise- our son, Kolton Riley (named after his grandfather). He was a beautiful baby, perfect in every way. […]

Katie’s Story

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KATIE’S MISSION IN LIFE After a few visits to a doctor in Tyler, we were sent to a neo-natal specialist at Parkland Hospital in Dallas. After numerous and detailed tests were performed, we learned that our Katie had a congenital diaphragmatic hernia (hole in the diaphragm). This caused her liver and intestines to move up […]

Blessed Little Amy Jo

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On January 10, 2002, I was induced into labor at around 6:30am. At 12:35pm we were blessed with the birth of our daughter, Amy Jo Johnson. She was just perfect; healthy with reddish-blonde hair, blue eyes, beautiful skin, the most heart-melting look in her eyes and Mommy’s long toes. Through the next 4 months, she […]