Faith & Perseverance


How to Overcome Setbacks When You’re Trying to Conceive

These five “Blossom Tips” for overcoming setbacks when you’re trying to get pregnant are inspired by a reader. He and his wife are struggling to conceive a baby; he commented on one of my most popular fertility articles… “My wife and I have been trying to have a baby, in the last year we have […]

5 Ways to Overcome Setbacks When You’re Trying to Conceive

Pregnancy Prayer Praying for a Baby

A Pregnancy Prayer to Calm Your Body, Mind, and Heart

When you’re praying for a baby, you may feel overwhelmed with a variety of emotions! Yearning, frustration, excitement, hope, fear…your feelings are mixed, intense, and complicated. These thoughts and prayers for pregnancy will help you stay focused on God’s light, love, and will for your life. In the Bible, Hannah’s prayer for pregnancy was answered; […]


How to Stop Infertility From Ruining Your Relationship

If you let it, infertility can have a devastating effect on your marriage. These tips on how to stop infertility from ruining your relationship will give you hope and encouragement, as well as practical ideas for building a strong connection with your husband. “My husband and I have been trying to conceive for two years,” […]

How to Stop Infertility From Ruining Your Relationship

Christian Yoga Spiritual Exercises

How Christian Yoga and Spiritual Exercises Make You Strong

The best exercise involves your mind, body, and soul. Here’s how Christian yoga combined with spiritual exercises can strengthen your relationship with both God and your body. Holy Yoga: Exercise for the Christian Body and Soul with Brooke Boon is Christian yoga book. She sees “holy yoga” as an exercise style that Christians can use to generate patience, strength, and […]


Trusting God When You Can’t Get Pregnant

If you’re having problems getting pregnant, you may have a difficult time trusting God. When you can’t get pregnant, you feel scared, lonely, and anxious about the future. These thoughts on trusting God when you’re not getting pregnant will help you find peace and even joy. Waiting in Wonder: Growing in Faith While You’re Expecting by […]

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Options for Women Who Can’t Get Pregnant

These answers to the “why am I not getting pregnant?” question will help you see different options for starting a family. They’re inspired by A Parable of Hope. If you suspect or know that infertility is part of your life, read Navigating the Land of If: Understanding Infertility and Exploring Your Options by Melissa Ford. She […]


6 Problems That Prevent Pregnancy

Not getting pregnant is a top priority for some women, and figuring out the problems that prevent pregnancy is extremely important to others. Here are six reasons you’re not getting pregnant, ranging from environmental toxins to blocked fallopian tubes. The Easy@Home 50 Ovulation (LH) and 20 Pregnancy (HCG) Tests will help you overcome the usual problems preventing […]

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