There is a war against motherhood today.
Yes, dear friends, we are in trouble—like a ship lost at sea on a dark night.
We’ve lost our compass. The anchor is gone. The anchor of every society is the family and home. What anchors the home? A genuine woman of faith, the mother.
In today's world there is a true drive to weaken and destroy the role that knits the family together; to alter the genuine mold that God created for the woman.
Whether you are a young woman praying for your future husband and family, or engaged, or planning a family, a mother already, or grandmother... there is power in prayer and you must understand that YOU are vital to your children and grandchildren.
Have you met Lois & Eunice?
Lois and Eunice are examples of the powerful influence a mother or grandmother can have on a young man’s life. The apostle Paul writes about them...
“I am reminded of your sincere faith, which first lived in your grandmother Lois and in your mother Eunice and, I am persuaded, now lives in you also” (read 2 Timothy 1:5).
The head of the home is the father, but the heart of the home is the mother.
A father has influence on a child, but the deepest impression is made by a mother.
Mothers are perhaps the most powerful and influential force on the face of the earth.
There are many women mentioned in the Bible, whose prayers produced powerful results.
Hannah prayed and was so persuasive she changed the course of history.
“For this child I prayed; and the Lord hath given me my petition which I asked of Him.”
1 Samuel 1:27
Before your a mother...
Begin to pray for your children before they’re born. There is nothing greater than to raise a baby for Jesus Christ. Oh, the power of a praying mother!
What mother's must do...
It’s an incredible thing to pray right out of the Bible, because you know your prayer lines up with the will of God if it comes out of the Word of God. Let me give you a prayer for our child, right from the Word of God, it is in Ephesians 3:14 -21.
“For this cause I bow my knees unto the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, of whom the whole family in Heaven and earth is named, that He would grant _________ [insert your child/children’s name] according to the riches of His glory, to be strengthened with might by His Spirit in the inner man; that Christ may dwell in _________’s hearts by faith; that _______, being rooted and grounded in love, may be able to comprehend with all saints, what is the breadth, and length, and depth, and height; and to know the love of Christ, which passeth knowledge, that ________ might be filled with all the fullness of God.”
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