Post Surgery Update on Emma Michelle Lillian Hope!

Emma is doing well! She is in a medically induced coma, to make sure she doesn’t try anything funny (like breathing heavily or blinking!), until at least tomorrow. Her blood gases were noticeably different almost instantaneously (a good thing).  She will most likely spend 48-72 hours in the PICU, then return to the NICU.  Doctors are hopeful that she will[…]

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Happy Birthday Jesus! “For today, in the city of David there has been born for you a Savior, who is Christ the Lord.”

  It’s the most wonderful time of the year! And yet, it seems all too often, people forget the true reason – and person! – we celebrate. We give gifts to remind us of the ultimate gift we’ve been given – in the form of a precious baby, laid in a manger. We decorate with candy canes – in the shape[…]

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UPDATE! Emma Michelle Lillian Hope – In the face of adversity, this little girl is living proof that God has a plan, purpose, hope, and future for each precious child!

  —UPDATE ON BABY EMMA!— They have discovered two holes in Emma’s heart – a small one in the atrium (that can be pulled closed with a few small stitches) and one in the ventricle. This hole is much bigger, and will require a patch, which will allow the muscle tissue to grow onto and[…]