THE GODLY MOTHER
A. This is a special day to honor our mothers.
B. The Bible teaches us to honor our mothers. Ephesians 6:1-2 (866)
C. Poem: “A Tribute To Mothers” Author unknown
D. Our mothers have a tremendous influence on the family and society.
E. “God’s Special Creation” by Lenora McWhorter
F. This morning let’s consider several features of a godly mother.
I. A godly mother trains her children.
A. The most important instructions are the teachings of God. 2 Timothy 3:16-17 (880)
3. The godly mother lives what she teaches.
B. She trains her children as they grow. Proverbs 22:6 (498)
2. It’s urgent
II. A godly mother is concerned with the welfare of her children. Proverbs 31: 15-17,
19,21,27 (504); 1 Corinthians 6:19-20 (844)
III. A godly mother sets a good example for her children.
A. As Timothy’s mother and grandmother. 2 Timothy 1:3-5 (879); Excerpts from
B. The daughter is greatly influenced by her mother. Ezekiel 16:44b (618)
IV. A godly mother will be honored by her children.
A. Solomon serves as an example. 1 Kings 2:19 (275)
B. An encouragement:
Closing: This is Mother’ Day. Tell your mother that you love her. “A Mother’s Love” by
Helen Steiner Rice