Search ResultsMother's Day Sermon Starter This sermons starter provides commentary on Exodus 1:15-2:10 for Mother's Day, as well as poems an other resource that could be used in a worship service. Mother's Day This sermon starter and commentary on Judges 5:7 offers worship resources from an African American perspective for Mother's Day. Mother’s Day Prayer: A 21st Century Worship Resource "This Mother's Day prayer gives praise to God for his motherly love and asks for his blessings on every mother." Mother's Day: Commentary on Exodus 1:22-2:10 For Mother's Day, Elvin J. Parker III presents this commentary on Exodus 1:22-2:10. He includes a description of the liturgical moment, a biblical interpretation, and other sermon recommendations. A Litany for Mother’s Day Mothers come in many different forms, and this call and response litany for Mother's Day celebrates them all. More Than Mother’s Day This article explores the celebration of Mother's Day, how it's recognized in the Catholic, Christian Orthodox, and Muslim traditions, and how recognizing the full spectrum of caregiving can honor motherhood in its fullest, most human sense. Mother's Day This Mother’s Day resource encourages worshippers to celebrate women who have made a difference in their lives. This article is full of planning resources: responsive reading, prayer, music suggestions, and poems. A Brother’s Prayer on Mother’s Day These Mother's Day resources by Joseph W. Daniels include both a congregational prayer based on Acts 8:26-40 for emasculated men and a litany based on Psalm 22:25-31 that praises God for God's guidance and deliverance. Alternative Lessons on the Church for Mother's Day In addition to referencing Mother's Day, this commentary by James C. Howell on John 14, Acts 7:54-60, and 1 Peter 2 discusses both the value of mercy and how Jesus continues his ministry through the disciples. Mother’s Day Resources A collection of resources for Mother's Day, including art, prayer, a liturgical service, and video of a song. Mother's Day and Pentecost 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. Show Your Love: A Mother's Day Children's Message 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. Full Text Hymns on Mother's Day Faith of Our MothersPD
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See more hymns... Mother's Day and Pentecost In this video interview, Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove discusses how Pentecost was the reversal of the Tower of Babel and how it relates to Mother's Day celebrations. Selfishness or Sacrifice? Rethinking Mother's Day In considering Mother’s Day, Kristin Du Mez goes beyond critiques of commercialism and in/exclusion, and, drawing on work of M. Madeline Southard, considers self-sacrifice and love of neighbor as alternatives to the cult of motherhood. Does God Care About Mother's Day? 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. Mother's Day Prayer John Ballenger writes a prayer for mothers and grandmothers on Mother’s Day. Thinking of the roles of mothers and grandmothers, the prayer shares their maternal care for others and prays to bless them. A Confession for Mother's Day Here’s a prayer of confession for Mother’s Day, based on Proverbs 31:10-12, 25-30. It came out of an awareness that Mother's Day can be a difficult day for many women. Mother's Day Worship planning notes, a responsive reading, and hymns and songs to use for a Mother's Day worship service. Mother's Day Prayer for All Caregivers This Mother’s Day prayer is appropriate for many who care for children. Mother’s Day Proclamation - 1870 This proclamation for Mother's Day speaks against the tragedies of war, please for disarmament, and calls women to "arise ... women of this day! Arise, all women who have hearts!"