Psalm 78:1-8 Parenting with Purpose

Psalm 78:1-8 Parenting with Purpose A young man said to the psychiatrist, “I had a strange dream last night. I dreamed you were my mother. I woke up and couldn’t understand it. Why should I dream you were my mother?” The psychiatrist said, “Well, what did you do after having the dream?” “I had this [Read More…]

Proverbs 31:1-31 Lessons to Learn From A GREAT Mother

Proverbs 31:1-31 Lessons to Learn From A GREAT Mother One day four preachers were talking about various translations of the Bible. One said, “I prefer the King James Version of the Bible” for its eloquent use of the English language.” Another preacher said no Bible could match the New American Standard for its faithfulness to [Read More…]

2 Timothy 1:5 Influential Mothers

2 Timothy 1:5 Influential Mothers Title: Influential Mothers Theme: Biblical Principles to Capturing the Spiritual Hearts of Children Introduction: Charles Swindoll had a friend who was raised by a Christian mother that knew the value of a godly upbringing. When he was still just a young baby she would sing him to sleep at night, [Read More…]

John 19:25-27 Seven Ways to Love Your Mother

John 19:25-27 Seven Ways to Love Your Mother “Standing by the cross of Jesus were His mother, His mother’s sister, Mary the wife of Clopas, and Mary Magdalene. When Jesus saw His mother and the disciple He loved standing there, He said to His mother, “Woman, here is your son.” Then He said to the [Read More…]

Proverbs 6:20-23 A Mother’s Teaching

Proverbs 6:20-23 A Mother’s Teaching Dan Baber honored his mother by posting an auction on eBay titled “Best Mother in the World.” The winning bidder would receive an email from his mom, Sue Hamilton, that would “make you feel like you are the most special person on the earth.” During the auction’s seven-day run, 42,711 people—enough [Read More…]

Isaiah 49:14-16 Seeing God Through the Life of Mothers

Mother: “Every time you’re naughty I get another gray hair.” Son: “Gee, Mom, you must have been a terror when you were young … just look at Grandma.” Today, we honor mothers. Today we will spend time sharing how mothers are a picture of the way we see God. We will discover that every mother has the [Read More…]

Mother’s Day Versus Father’s Day

   “For you can have 10,000 instructors in Christ, but you can’t have many fathers. For I became your father in Christ Jesus through the gospel.” (1 Corinthians 4:15, HCSB) If Mother’s Day and Father’s Day were competing in a boxing match, I wonder who would win? I have to say if church attendance is [Read More…]

1 John 2:3-14 Christian Mothers

Christian Mothers 1 John 2:3-14 We celebrate Mother’s Day today. It is a holiday which we use on Sundays to honor motherhood. As I share from you here from the Word of God, 1 John 2:3-14 shares with us a few characteristics of Christian mothers. Christian mothers keep God’s commands (2:3). We are Christians if [Read More…]

Proverbs 31:10-31 Thank God for Mom

Proverbs 31:10-31 Thank God for Mom I looked at a photo of my parents Thursday evening. It is sitting in my office. They made the photo last year. My parents will celebrate forty years of marriage next marriage. My mother will turn 57 in August. We talk on the phone every Sunday evening. However, in [Read More…]

Romans 16:13 The Power of the Mom Influence

Romans 16:13 The Power of the Mom Influence Greet Rufus, chosen in the Lord, and his mother and mine. (Romans 16:13 NKJV) “An ounce of mother is worth a ton of priest.” – Spanish proverb “I cannot tell you how much I owe to the solemn word of my good mother.” – Charles Haddon Spurgeon [Read More…]