Some Good Thoughts for Pregnancy

A Pregnancy Devotional

Philippians 4:8
Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable--if anything is excellent or praiseworthy--think about such things.

Whatever is true

You have been entrusted with the care and nurturing of a child of God.

Whatever is noble

You are the only one who can make the decisions that affect this child's health and well-being.

Whatever is right

God has called you to love your child with a sacrificial love, making your child's needs a higher priority than your own.

Whatever is pure

Loving your child is an act of obedience to God.

Whatever is lovely

The Bible says that we demonstrate our love for God by obeying him.

Whatever is admirable

You have already made decisions to place your child's needs ahead of your own.

Whatever is excellent

With God's help, you will continue to act in ways that love your child.

Whatever is praiseworthy

In the end, your child will be born to a mother who has learned how to love him.

After spending some time meditating on this passage of scripture, you may enjoy working through a set of questions in the Spiritual Preparation section.