Lauren Perkins has always dreamed of becoming a mom. After spending a difficult year trying and failing to fall pregnant, the idea of fertility treatment didn’t seem so scary anymore. She and her husband, David, decided to take a vacation to Nicaragua to consider their next step. The couple, along with some friends, did exactly that. While there, Lauren talked openly about their struggles to conceive.
One of their friends, a priest replied calmly, Someone up there has big plans for you. I don’t know what, but it will be big. At the time, it sounded strange. Lauren would soon realize the words really carried some weight. Read the full story here ▶