Light and Loveliness

Reflections of Emily Sue Allen

Redemptive Motherhood

Welcome, friends! This is the landing page for my series: 31 Days of Redemptive Motherhood. I have a lot of wonderful stuff planned out for this series, and will be tracing out my motherhood story and the things I have learned through and from my children. I welcome your comments and questions, and hope to connect with more writers who are attempting this year’s Write 31 Days challenge! Thanks so much for being on this journey with me.

 

//    Week 1    //

Day 1 – Introduction to Redemptive Motherhood

Day 2 – Fractured: The State of My Heart Before Motherhood

Day 3 – The Start of Us

Day 4 – The Power of Yes: Embracing New Life

Day 5 – First Brush with Precipitous Birth

Day 6 – Colors through the Gray

Day 7 – Holding Space for a Free Spirit

 

//    Week 2    //

Day 8 – Fast & Furious: A Repeat Precipitous Birth

Day 9 – Praise and Pain in the Same Space

Day 10 – The Hidden Gifts of Humility

Day 11 – Strength and Resolve

Day 12 – Digging Up the Weeds

Day 13 –  Look At Your Brother

Day 14 – A Servant’s Heart

 

//    Week 3    //

Day 15 – The Futility of Making Plans

Day 16 – Fear of Public Birth: An Induction Story

Day 17 – Crawling Around a Castle

Day 18 – The Sensitive Spirit of a Child

Day 19 – Sufficient Grace: The Blessing of Weakness

Day 20 – Unexpected Equilibrium

Day 21 –  Huggy Hugs: The Bridle of Motherhood

 

//    Week 4    //

Day 22 – Counterintuitive Choices

Day 23 – Curveball Pregnancy

Day 24 – Home Birth: Sacred Space

Day 25 – A Life of Favor and Joy

Day 26 – Facing the Power of Fear

Day 27 – My Declaration: Victory

Day 28 – Tumbles

 

//    Week 5    //

Day 29 – Nursing Reflections

Day 30 – Soft Body, Strong Love

Day 31 – Closing Remarks