Feb. 8, 2014

To Our Young Mothers: "Regarding Childbirth"

"I would like to encourage every young mother when it comes to childbirth…

Please be careful after childbirth. It is not good to go out directly after having your baby because your body is still weak and you need to give yourself time to re-adjust.
There are so many stipulations to abide by when it comes to your body and health. You may feel as though you can move mountains but that’s not the case. If you move to fast you may not feel the affects in your young body but you will definitely feel it when you are older. F.Y.I. - If it’s wintertime during your childbirth, I beg you to cover-up and dress warm….

There is also a purification time for every woman that bears a child, which is a 6-week-period. This is why your job gives you a 6-week maternity leave. Please take advantage of the full 6-weeks. This will also give you time to heal and bond with your baby. It is so important that your baby feels that motherly love…

Check out: Leviticus 12:1-5 King James Version (KJV)

12 And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying, 2 Speak unto the children of Israel, saying, If a woman have conceived seed, and born a man child: then she shall be unclean seven days; according to the days of the separation for her infirmity shall she be unclean. 3 And in the eighth day the flesh of his foreskin shall be circumcised. 4 And she shall then continue in the blood of her purifying three and thirty days; she shall touch no hallowed thing, nor come into the sanctuary, until the days of her purifying be fulfilled. 5 But if she bear a maid child, then she shall be unclean two weeks, as in her separation: and she shall continue in the blood of her purifying threescore and six days.

Check out: The word "infirmity" in verse 2. Infirmity means - physical or mental weakness. So you see, healing definitely has to take place in your mind and body.

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