I just scanned back in my blog to the day Chaia was born and how we came up with her name.
You can read that here
You can see her very first pictures here
And then there was this post from July 18 that still tugs at my heart. And for the record, that is still the prayer we pray...even now. (Though we might change it up for any future kids...I kid.)
I share these from July...because in my mind, they give glimpses to where we've gotten to in October. It is remarkable to think of the hand of God orchestrating this from scene to scene...And now we move toward the pivotal scene in this story. The next 48 hours are exhillarating, terrifying, peace-filled and unsettling.
We're in Gethsemane friends...and the prayers here are agonizing.