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Best Dad Ever - Still A Dad
Best Dad Ever - Still A Dad
We have words like divorced, orphan and remarried. Words that communicate the state of once being something in the past....
Grateful Hearts
Grateful Hearts
There really aren’t any words that seem adequate when it comes to thanking the people who have lifted us up during this ...
On the Seventh Day, He Rested
On the Seventh Day, He Rested
He was dressed in his best. We washed his body. Combed his hair. Got ready for a day I always dreamed of, the day we wou...
The Power of Unity
The Power of Unity
If you’ve ever watched a game of football, then you know the importance and power of unity. A football team who allows i...
Double Portion
Double Portion
It was 6 a.m. the morning after Jet’s passing when we received the call. We had spent one final night at the hospital ho...
1,2,3 Breathe., 1,2,3 Breathe
1,2,3 Breathe., 1,2,3 Breathe
The words that went on for what felt like a century as my older sister fought to keep my sweet Jet living and breathing....
Miracle Baby
Miracle Baby
These are the first words that I wrote regarding our story. Little did I know of the journey that we were about to embar...
Timeless Truth
Timeless Truth
One hundred years from now, what will you desire? Are you still going to be around by then? I am constantly thinking of ...
For Better or Worse Shoes
For Better or Worse Shoes
The day we said I do we promised to walk together for better or for worse. We have journeyed together through life’s ups...
Back To Work
Back To Work
Returning to work was a very interesting experience. The first few days I felt a feeling of emptiness. Why was I working...
Pray for Pee
Pray for Pee
When Jet was finally off cooling and his precious body had time to combat the swelling resulted from such a tough birth....
On The Sixth Day - In His Image
On The Sixth Day - In His Image
It wasn’t until Jethro was six days old that we had the privilege of holding our sweet boy skin to skin. It was so painf...
Stronger Together - Easy To Say
Stronger Together - Easy To Say
Experiencing a difficult life event with your spouse can make you stronger – its easier said than done though. You may a...
Our Story
Our Story
The story of how Abounding Peace came to be.
Peace, Peace, Wonderful Peace
Peace, Peace, Wonderful Peace
When I was in the final stage of labor, just minutes away from Jethro being born the song Peace, Peace Wonderful Peace b...
The Importance of Family
The Importance of Family
I believe the true value of family is clearly visible when their support is present during our difficult times. Without ...
Jethro Pax - Abounding Peace
Jethro Pax - Abounding Peace
On September 7, 2017, we welcomed our precious son Jethro “Jet” Pax Pagan to this world. Delivery was such a beautiful a...
How To Deal With Anxiety
How To Deal With Anxiety
How to deal with anxiety and fear after losing a loved one? Is it possible to find peace after an infant loss? We believ...
Journey - The Beginning
Journey - The Beginning
Finding peace in the midst of losing a loved one. Do we get over it? Or do we learn to live with it?