“Now there stood by the cross of Jesus His mother, and His mother’s sister, Mary the wife of Clopas, and Mary Magdalene. When Jesus therefore saw His mother, and the disciple whom He loved standing by, He said to His mother, “Woman, behold your son!” Then He said to the disciple, “Behold your mother!” And from that hour that disciple took her to his own home. John 19:25-27, NKJV.
Even while Jesus was on the cross, enduring all manner of agony and pain, Mary was there. Mom never left His side. She gave birth to Him, raised Him, and helped Him throughout His life. Now, when her son needed her the most, mom was there.
When you needed her the most, your mom or someone like a mother to you, was there. God made mom as a masterpiece of strength. Aside from Him, He created her to help you in life in every way. Through your pain, through your successes, through your mistakes and disappointments, through your trouble, through the times you needed prayer, mom has always been there. She has been so influential to you, so special to you. Your mother may have passed away, but her words and example are still blessing you.
Thank your Mother for all she has done for you. Without your wife, your children wouldn’t be here. Without your mom, you wouldn’t be here. Give her honor, appreciation, and care on this Mother’s Day.
Prayer: Father, I praise You and thank You for my Mother. I love and honor her. She has been there for me. Even if she is no longer here with me, she’s still has been by my side. Bless all Mothers and my wife in a special way today. In Jesus’ name, I pray, Amen!