Friday, September 28, 2007

Behold, A Son Is Born!

We welcome a baby BOY to our family!

Elijah Kenneth Caron
(born on his Grandpa Kenneth Berge's birthday!)
born :: September 26th, 2007
weight :: 9lb 8oz
length :: 22 inches long

meaning of the name Elijah :: the Lord is my God
meaning of the name Kenneth ::

life verse ::
"He restoreth my soul: he leadeth me
in the paths of righteousness for His name's sake."
~ Psalm 23:3

Elijah - 1 day old

Welcomed by his loving big sister, Elianna

Being loved by Daddy and his Grandma Theresa

Auntie Melanie - one of the first to hold him!

THANK YOU to all who prayed for us during Elijah's birth - you upheld us, and we thank the Lord for you!

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Rebecca Henry said...

Congratulations!!! He is adorable! I hope you are feeling better!

Craig & Jessica said...

Congratulations you guys!!! He is SO sweet! I am glad that you are feeling better...I look forward to meeting little Elijah!

Love you!

Josh & Laura Helweg said...

Mindy, what a blessing new life is! I LOVE Elijah's name and life verse, how special! :) We can't wait to meet him... Elianna looks so sweet as a big sister! Congratulations again!

The Eckerts said...

Congratulations to you all. He is adorable. You are so blessed!

Karen said...

I love the picture of Elianna kssing Elijah! So cute!

Lyndi said...

congratulations! how fun to have a girl and a boy now:)

Abbi said...

Congratulations! What cute pictures! I hope everything went well.

~Justin&Meg~ said...

Congratulations to you all! I haven't checked your blog in a while and was pleasantly surprised to see you had a baby! And a boy, how about that! So happy for you!


Mrs. Jo said...

How exciting! Congratulations on the new baby boy, Elijah! He's adorable and looks big and healthy. Having a little boy and girl is absolutely wonderful! Best wishes for a speedy recovery and strength to parent two tiny ones.

The Eckerts said...

I just realized this, but I thought you said before he wasn't due until sometime in November. He came over a month earlier than expected and he was over 9lbs. Oh my goodness.