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September 2nd, 2006, 04:10 AM
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Hey Ladies sorry that i have soo many questions that i'm asking on this board but i just wanted to learn more from you all that do have a large family with me i have 4 as of right now but i'm hoping to be adding more to our family...I was just wondering if any of you let God decide on your family size?....
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September 2nd, 2006, 04:25 AM
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i only have 2 kids right now - but for the past few weeks i have been having dreams that i am going to have twins....i think i agree that if i am meant to have more kids then we will....
same for everyone
although i do have to question that theory when i see all of the people who have baby after baby and don't take care of them like they should
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September 2nd, 2006, 06:40 AM
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In a way, we are...I know that He will guide my fertility decisions, like I just knew I shouldn't get my tubes tied...that kind of thing!
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September 2nd, 2006, 11:12 AM
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I think if its meant to be..it will be!!!
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September 2nd, 2006, 06:56 PM
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I can not let God decide on my family size b/c then I would have probably 10 kids. I was sort of letting whatever happens happen and I wound up with 3 kids under 2 1/2 years old, so I'm on the pill right now to prevent from getting pregnant again too soon....
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September 3rd, 2006, 12:35 PM
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We have done that for almost 20 years now. After my oldest was born in 1988 I went on B/c for just a little while because I has cysts and they said to go on the pill. I stayed on just a short time. Since then we have trusted God with our fertility. I do not get pregnant easily at all. I so wish just once it would happen on the first try for us.
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September 3rd, 2006, 08:43 PM
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My husband and I are definitely letting God decide our family size. For a long time we thought we'd wait, but after studying the Catechism of the Catholic Church and much prayer, we've realized it's up to God to decide if and when to bless us with children.
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