Each time we brought home one of our sons we were overwhelmed with the incredible feelings of being blessed. We are tangibly aware that we are blessed, not once but twice, with each child ~ once by God and once by our son's birth mother. It's an amazingly humbling experience. The gratitude is never ending.
Being a mother starts at conception. When a birth mother makes an adoption plan for her child she IS mothering her child ... in an extraordinary way.
This goes out to all birth mothers in thanksgiving on Thanksgiving Day.
God bless you!
The Most Important Person On EarthThe most important person on earth is a mother. She cannot claim the honor of having built Notre Dame Cathedral. She need not. She has built something more magnificent than any cathedral - a dwelling for an immortal soul, the tiny perfection of her baby's body.The angels have not been blessed with such a grace. They cannot share in God's creative miracle to bring new saints to Heaven. Only a human mother can. Mothers are closer to God the Creator than any other creatures. God joins forces with mothers in performing this act of creation...What on God's good earth is more glorious than this: to be a mother?~ Joseph Cardinal Mindszenty