Weighing just 6 pounds but with a healthy appetite, Joshua David Mshindi Chaves was born on July 2nd at 8:45 a.m. Lucy had been on medication to prevent prevent premature labour, but after a doctor’s visit on July 1st she was given the go ahead to stop taking the tablets. Within twenty four hours Joshua was born.
Joshua’s first few days were spent with mom at The Nairobi Hospital. Both are well and now at home. Joshua looks forward to meeting relatives and friends in the U.S. later this year. Join us in giving thanks for the gift of Joshua.