Its hard to know what to say about mothers.
Here are some quotes about mothers.
The most important thing a father can do for his children is love their mother.
All I am. I owe to my mother.
A school teacher said, tell mothers to train their children so that I don’t have to do it for them.
Jesus and His Compassion for Mothers
Luke 7:11-17 – Jesus has compassion on a widow. We could say it was a coincidence that Jesus was there, but that wouldn’t be true. Jesus was meant to be there.
Matthew 1:21-28 – This mother saw Jesus and knew that he was the only one who could meet her need. She saw in him the compassion that he was willing to pour out on her, even though she realized that she was a gentile. She had a strong faith, a faith that was rewarded.
John 19:25-27 – While on the cross, perhaps minutes before he died, Jesus had great compassion for his own mother.
Mark 10:13-6 – Whether their mothers were present or not Jesus was blessing children who had mothers. These mothers knew where to find help and blessing for their children.
Mothers Having Compassion on Others
2 Kings 4 – Have a vision that goes beyond your own home. Reach out and provide for those in your community.
Provide. Care for. Don’t minimize the impact that a caring person can have on the life of a young person.
A Few Warnings for Mothers
- Be careful about role reversals.
- Be careful about screen time don’t let a screen babysit your children.
- Good books can be a really good thing.
- Teach your daughters modesty. If you don’t it may not happen.
Mothers remember that Jesus has compassion on you, and that he wants you to have compassion on others.