Where are the Male Childless Voices?

The other day in the Facebook Support Group we had a discussion about men (which, isn’t unusual as you can imagine).  And the concern came out, “Where are all the male childless voices and stories?” As you may or may not know the reasons for infertility are pretty evenly spread between 3 reasons: female factor,…

Social Media and Childlessness

As we hear in most LDS General Conferences lately, social media can be used for so many wonderful uses but can also be used inappropriately. I greatly appreciate social media, and use it in one form or another daily. Lately, I’ve been using it to connect with family members who I’ve never lived near. Finally…

My Story: Guest Post by Claudia

Note:  The spirit truly has guided Claudia to contribute the Childless Mormon Support Blog. She found us through a recently written article and, it turned out, is exactly what we are looking for.  Claudia tells her personal story in this post followed next week, by a Q and A she so kindly filled out.  The questions were all asked…

Sil’s Not So Fairy Tale

Hello there, Please stick around while I pour my soul into these pages as I think I owe you all my story and how I got here… “Once upon a time there was this beautiful (at least her Mama thought so) little Brazilian girl who lived in the Amazon (well, not literally in the jungle,…

Am I Childless or Not? A Guest Post

My greatest dream was to be a Mother. After trying for a year I started wondering why it was taking so long.  After that I went through anger and upset for almost 5 years. I didn’t like being told we should “just have faith”. I was the oldest in my family and it hurt more…

Finding Somewhere I Belong

I never had a problem fitting in at church until I got married. My husband is a great guy who is Christian, but not LDS. Suddenly all the talks and lessons about family home evening, temple marriage, family scripture study, etc. didn’t apply to me anymore. For a while I became inactive. It was easier…

My Defining Moment

 DEFINE:transitive verb a :  to determine or identify the essential qualities or meaning of <whatever defines us as human> Interesting little word, isn’t it?  Those two syllables can do so much.  That word categorizes you.  It decides who you are, who your friends are, what you are going to do, who you are going to be and how you…