Thanks so much to Brandy for sharing this story and photos from the Murray, Kentucky home birth of Zechariah. This story is posted in full on Brandy’s blog, Living a Full Life, so click on over there to read the entire story!
“I continued to labor and then what happened next could only be described as a God-hug. The music was playing through the house. We were all sitting in the living room and a song I hadn’t heard before came on called You are for Me by Kari Jobe. Words can simply do no justice to describe the overwhelming presence of God I felt through this song. My spirit just felt Jesus saying, “I’m here…I know this hurts, but I’m here with you through it all.” I cried through the song. Turns out later that everyone thought I was crying because of pain. Oh, but it was a special moment and my favorite part of this labor. God is so big, and yet so intimate. I wish everyone could experience what it is to go through a journey, a challenging journey of labor and walk in it with God. It is transforming! “
Read the complete story on Brandy’s blog!