Resources on Mother's Day

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Topical Study on Mother's Day Typically celebrated in the Spring, Mother's Day is a secular holiday centered on gratitude to mothers. Mother's Day Call to Worship Prayer by Carol Penner https://leadinginworship.com/2011/05/mothers-day-call-to-worship/ Prayer by Carol Penner Topics: Mother's Day , Father's Day , Prayer , Worship Source: Leading in Worship This Mother's Day call to worship uses Jesus invitation "Come" to invite all mothers and all children, the motherless and the childless, and all who long to be mothered to find their rest in Christ alone.... Contemporary Hymn for Mother's Day Song/Hymn by Timothy Dudley-Smith https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2013/04/contemporary-hymn-for-mothers-day.html Song/Hymn by Timothy Dudley-Smith Topics: Mother's Day , Mother , Mary , Thankfulness Source: Re-Worship A new hymn for Mother's Day in meter 7.6.7.6.D, thanking "Our Father God in Heaven" for human relationships and most especially for mothers by holding up the example of Mary and describing and lauding motherly love. Mother's Day Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Stacey L Edwards-Dunn http://www.theafricanamericanlectionary.org/PopupLectionaryReading.asp?LRID=407 Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Stacey L Edwards-Dunn Topics: Mother's Day , God's Deliverance , Love , Hope Source: The African American Lectionary Stacey Edwards-Dunn provides this commentary for Mother's Day on Hosea 11:1-9. She includes sermon titles, movements, biblical exegesis, and more. Does God Care About Mother's Day? Scripture Meditation/Sermon by Mark D Roberts https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/does-god-care-about-mothers-day Scripture Meditation/Sermon by Mark D Roberts Topics: Mother's Day , Mother Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Discussing the liturgical significance of Mother's Day, this devotional by Mark D. Roberts on Psalm 128 describes God's desire to bless families. Roberts prays for mothers, children who lost mothers, mothers who lost children, and others. A Prayer for All Women on Mother’s Day Artwork by Amy Young http://globalworship.tumblr.com/post/160594713480/a-prayer-for-all-women-on-mothers-day Artwork by Amy Young Topics: Mother's Day , Mother , Prayer , Women Source: Global Worship Originally by Amy Young and adapted by Heidi Carrington Heath, this is a prayer for all women on Mother's Day. Included are several paintings by Ganesh Patil of Pune, India. Proclaiming Mother's Day Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Bernice Johnson Reagon http://www.theafricanamericanlectionary.org/PopupCulturalAid.asp?LRID=25 Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Bernice Johnson Reagon Topics: Mother's Day , Pentecost , Cultures , History Source: The African American Lectionary An article that offers historical and cultural background on Mother's Day, including poems that proclaim gratitude for mothers to use in a Mother's Day and Pentecost worship service. Pastoral Prayer: Mother's Day Prayer https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2017/04/pastoral-prayer-mothers-day.html Prayer Topics: Mother's Day , Family , Prayer , Care Source: Re-Worship Here is a prayer of intercession and thanksgiving for Mother’s Day. For Mother’s Day Song/Hymn by Frank Fortunato http://globalworship.tumblr.com/post/50179889133/prayers-song-blessing-on-mothers-day Song/Hymn by Frank Fortunato Topics: Mother's Day , Mother , Blessing , Video Source: Global Worship Resources for Mother's Day: A 2-minute video featuring male voices speaking words of solidarity to the varied, unique circumstances of mothers/women, and a hymn text, "A Hymn for Mothers and Women" (Tune: Schlesiche Volklieden). Recovering Mother’s Day Article by James Bratt https://blog.reformedjournal.com/2014/05/10/mothers-day/ Article by James Bratt Topics: Mother's Day Source: The Twelve This article about Mother's Day exposes some of the questions and visceral conflicting emotions that many experience on Mother's Day. It ends with a poem by Phillip Larkin, "Mother, Summer, I". Intercessions for Mother's Day Prayer https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2013/04/intercessions-for-mothers-day.html Prayer Topics: Mother's Day , Mother , Prayer , Intercession Source: Re-Worship This is a prayer of intercession for Mother’s Day that is inspired by Julian of Norwich's description of God as our merciful mother. Mother's Day and Pentecost Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Teresa Fry Brown http://www.theafricanamericanlectionary.org/PopupLectionaryReading.asp?LRID=25 Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Teresa Fry Brown Topics: Mother's Day , Sermon , Pentecost , Birth Source: The African American Lectionary This sermon starter provides commentary on 1 Samuel 1 and suggestions for preaching on a Sunday when Mother's Day and Pentecost fall on the same day. Is Mother’s Day a Christian Holiday? Children's Sermon by Graham McDonald https://ministry-to-children.com/is-mothers-day-a-christian-holiday/ Children's Sermon by Graham McDonald Topics: Mother's Day , Mother , History Source: MinistryToChildren Graham McDonald explains the origin of Mother’s Day and its Christian connection. It goes back to Ann Marie Reeves Jarvis, a Christian lady who was working to heal the nation after the Civil War. A Mother's Day Prayer Honoring God our Mother Prayer by Carol Penner https://leadinginworship.com/2011/05/mothers-day-prayer-1/ Prayer by Carol Penner Topics: Mother's Day , Mother , Love , Prayer Source: Leading in Worship This Mother's Day prayer thanks God for mothers who birthed us and/or have treated us as their own children as well as asking God to comfort women unable to bear children or who've had an abortion.... Mother's Day Service Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Eustacia Moffett Marshall http://www.theafricanamericanlectionary.org/PopupLectionaryReading.asp?LRID=209 Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Eustacia Moffett Marshall Topics: Mother's Day , Mother , Faith , Family Source: The African American Lectionary This sermon starter from provides comments on 2 Timothy 1:3-7 and a poem from a mother to a son. A Call to Worship for Mother's Day/Father's Day Call to Worship by Carol Penner https://leadinginworship.com/2015/05/mothers-dayfathers-day-call-to-worship/ Call to Worship by Carol Penner Topics: Mother's Day , Mother , Father's Day , Worship Source: Leading in Worship This call to worship is suitable for use on Mother's Day/Father's Day. Recognizing God as the Father of us all and Mother of each one, it praises him for loving us from the beginning of time.... A Prayer of Thanksgiving for Mother's Day Prayer https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2012/04/mothers-day-prayer-of-thanks.html Prayer Topics: Mother's Day , Mother , Prayer , Thanksgiving Source: Re-Worship This prayer is appropriate for use on Mother's Day, or any service honoring those who serve and work as parents, grandparents, and mentors. Show Your Love: A Mother's Day Children's Message Children's Sermon by Charles Kirkpatrick https://www.sermons4kids.com/show_love.htm Children's Sermon by Charles Kirkpatrick Topics: Mother's Day , Mother , God's Love , On Loving God Source: Sermons 4 Kids It's easy to tell your mom that you love her, but if you really love her, your actions will show it. Charles Kirkpatrick shares a Mother's Day message from 1 John 4:9-11 and 21. On Mother's Day Prayer by Carol Penner https://togetherinworship.net/ResourceView/82/21805 Prayer by Carol Penner Topics: Mother's Day , Mother , Forgiveness , Grace Source: Together in Worship Carol Penner offers a prayer for Mother's Day, including thanks "for all who mother us, biological or adoptive mothers, caregivers, relatives and friends." Music and Worship Resources for Celebrating Mothers and Motherhood Song/Hymn by Kimberly Knight http://www.theafricanamericanlectionary.org/PopupWorshipAid.asp?LRID=85 Song/Hymn by Kimberly Knight Topics: Mother's Day , Mother , Music , Worship Planning Source: The African American Lectionary This resource suggests various elements of worship for the occasion of Mother's Day, including litanies, music, and prayers. It also identifies ways outside of worship that a congregation might celebrate mothers, such as a brunch. When Mother’s Day Hurts Article about Worship by Tammy Warren https://www.presbyterianmission.org/story/when-mothers-day-hurts/ Article about Worship by Tammy Warren Topics: Mother's Day , Mother , Church , Service Source: Presbyterian Church Mission Tammy Warren describes the rationale for "When Mother’s Day Hurts: A Service of Hope and Healing." The service is intended for people with painful feelings connected to Mother's Day.