Dayna Mager isn’t afraid to admit that being a mom is exhausting, but her daughter, Luella, is the most beautiful and important thing in her life.

And the mom-of-one remembers the moment she promised Luella that she “would always come to her.”

This was from several weeks back, yes, I climbed in the crib in hopes to soothe my screaming, teething, blushed faced,…

Posted by Dayna Mager on Thursday, March 31, 2016

It was the first time Dayna and her husband left their baby girl to go to a worship concert. The story a missionary shared at the concert, “shook her to her core.” Dayna recalls the story:

“That missionary was in an orphanage in Uganda, and he has been in many before, but this one was different. He walked into a nursery with over 100 filled cribs with babes. He listened in amazement and wonder as the only sound he could hear was silence. A sound that is beyond rare in ANY nursery, let alone a nursery where over 100 new babes laid.”

The missionary asked his host how it was possible for a nursery to be so silent.

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She replied:

“After about a week of them being here, and crying out for countless hours, they eventually stop when they realize no one is coming for them.”

The story broke Dayna’s heart into a million pieces, but it also made her appreciate the 2:00 a.m. moments when her little girl lets out a cry because she knows her mama will always come to her.

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