Lukas is ONE!

The latest update from Aliza, on Lukas.

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Last week we celebrated Lukas’ first birthday, and the best part was that we were able to celebrate it at HOME!  I had actually assumed that we would still be in the hospital for his birthday, because his blood levels were slowly excreting the chemo, but God worked a miracle and by Tuesday night (August 4th) his levels were good enough for us to be discharged!  Thankfully my wonderfully generous sister, Susannah, was willing to drive us home Tuesday night so that we could spend Lukas’ first birthday at home!  We were able to have my family and Joel’s family over to celebrate Lukas’ special day.

Home from the hospital just in time for his birthday! Home from the hospital just in time for his birthday!

What a gift Lukas has been in our lives.  You may not know this, but Lukas is exactly 16 months and 11 days younger than AnnaSophia.  Coincidentally, AnnaSophia is exactly 16 months and 11…

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Author: Joel Settecase

Joel Settecase has served in pastoral and teaching roles at Grace Pointe Church in Plainfield, IL, as well as Chicago Hope Academy and Park Community Church in Chicago. He is the author of the New Covenant Catechism for Little Ones and the Settecase Student Ministry Learning Standards, and he has been blogging on ministry and apologetics since 2013. Joel is the proud husband of Aliza and father of three children.

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