The"that the family is central to the Creator's plan for the eternal destiny of His children." Our Creator has placed us here in families, and given us the power to create our own families.
When Eric and I decided to get married, we didn't know how things would turn out (we still don't), but we had plans. When we decided to have kids, we didn't know how it would be, but we knew we wanted it. Before our second child was born, she was diagnosed with a heart defect. How scary and daunting! But, here we are, all of us, on the other side of three heart surgeries, chugging along.