Rachel MacPhee Advent 2017 love devotional

Advent 2017: See the Love

I live with the rise and fall of a breath warming my chest, the caress of soft buttery skin against my own and the weight of a baby across my shoulders. I have been wearing babies for more than a few years, each in succession: One. Two. Three. Each one cozying up. Each one with different needs. One and two, walked by their first birthday, straining against the closeness as they began to go make their way in the world. But my last, number three, he is still here on my hip. My precious heart warrior baby, even beyond his