Possible topics include:
Not Plan B: Believing God’s Goodness in the Face of Infertility and Loss
How many times have you whispered or cried out, ‘This wasn’t the plan, Lord!’ Facing the grief and ongoing disappointment of infertility can lead to struggles finding the answers to the big questions… Together we explore the important truth that God gives good gifts to all His children, even when they don’t look exactly like we hoped or expected.
Grief: Will I Ever Feel Normal Again?
We just want the world to stop. To turn and find a face in a crowd that understands that our world has been overturned, that we are aching, that we’re not really sure how to carry on. Especially when facing the grief of infertility, the grief binds us tight each and every disappointing cycle. Is there a way out? Will it always feels this way? Together we will find ways to understand and acknowledge the grief of infertility, and also what God has to say about finding our way out from the heart-sickness of hope deferred.
The Woman in the Mirror: Separating our Identity from our Roles
I don’t know about your church, but I’m the oddball out at mine. There are a whole lot of moms, and I’m one of the very few without children. Maybe you’re in my shoes. Maybe you’re single. Possibly divorced. Or in some way, you feel like you’re on the outside. I’ll share about my infertility identity crisis and share the truth that God burned into my heart about the woman in the church: we are more than the roles we fill!