Good Enough

What Constitutes a Good Mother? With Mother’s Day upon us, I’m going to talk about mothers—one in particular. To begin with, assuming one believes his or her mother is worthy of admiration, then said esteem ought to be expressed on a frequent basis and not reserved for the second Monday in May. Also, and with […]

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Perfect Mother

“Perfect mother…there is no such thing (although many of today’s moms seem to be chasing that elusive butterfly)…but she was a “good enough mom.” Good enough is that you love your child unconditionally, protect and provide adequately, and discipline with righteous authority. Those four things are really all a child needs in order to grow […]

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Valuing Full-Time Motherhood

“Christian women cannot learn mothering from talk-show hosts, magazine articles at the checkout stand, or classes on self-esteem. A healthy, godly view of mothering must be learned from the Scriptures.” ~Nancy Wilson, Family Practice Mother’s Day provides an opportunity for us to reflect on the value of the mothers in our own lives. But it […]

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No Other Work So Noble

“Oh that God would give every mother a visionof the glory and splendor of the work that is given to herwhen a babe is placed in her bosom to be nursed and trained! Could she have but one glimpseinto the future of that life as it reaches on into eternity;could she look into it’s soul to […]

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