When a child dies

I have recently been approached with the sobering task of conducting a small graveside service for an infant who died after 10 days of fighting in this world. For the sake of privacy I will not mention any names, but I will say that it is an incredible story of God’s grace and provision. The child and mother experienced an emergency Caesarean at 23 weeks only to be separated as the child was life flighted to a large hospital a couple hours away. It would not be until the mother was recovered enough to be transported that they were reunited for the last few days of the child’s life. The parents expressed incredible faith in God’s control over the whole situation. Continue reading When a child dies