Happy Mother`s Day My Mother Prayed For Me

May 2015
First Gethsemane Baptist Church
“Glory the Christ, Grow the Saints, Gather the People”
Issue 1
Happy Mother’s Day
Sara Young, (2014), author of Jesus Calling, is a collection of daily inspirational mesA child on the ground crying, knees, and hands hurting. Unexpectedly there are two hands helping the child to stand, brushing
dirt off knees, clothes, and extending two arms to comfort. The
comforting arms immediately known to belong to child’s mother.
In our formative and adult years things that go astray we turn to
sages . One of her messages focuses on security. According to Young (2014) security cannot be found in this world and mental checklist are made of things to be accomplished to
control self. If it is possible to eliminate the list there would be leisure and tranquility. However, aggravation turn out to be a by-product of efforts made to retire items on the checklist. Young (2014) reports there is a better way to gain security versus an inventory—focus
on Jesus. He will help sorting out what is important and what is not essential. Do not be
the comfort of a mother’s arms. Whether mother is in the form of
anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your
grandmother, aunt, cousin, older sister , or family friend there is no
requests to God. —Philippians 4:6.
misjudging arms dedicated to emotional and physical
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or mothers know this powerful truth and value the why a focus on Jesus. Mothers
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a focal point on Jesus through a powerful tool—prayer. A mother’s prayer is
In 1914 President Woodrow Wilson signed the proclamation
self but for the family. To the countless mothers in our lives we give thanks
announcing Mother’s Day. This day was made possible because of the
work of Julia Ward Howe, Ann and Anna Jarvis to recognize the
unyielding love of a mother. It is believed mothers teach, nurture,
guide, listens, praise, disciplines, protect, love, provide security, and
for love and taking time to pray. Happy Mother’s Day!
You will keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on You, because he trusts in You.
support emotionally and physically. This is true in countless instances but where does a mother obtain the ability to provide
unconditional love—-through prayer.
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My Mother Prayed For Me...
Isaiah 26:3 NKJV
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Dr. T. Vaughn Walker, Senior Pastor
Rev. Keith A. Bush, Sr., Assistant Pastor/Director CFD, Inc.
Rev. Craig Smith, Administrative Assistant to the Pastor/Minister of Christian Education
Elder Tommy Jones, Jr., Minister of Worship, Arts, and Music
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Bro. Tim Bledsaw, Chairman of Trustees (Interim)
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Dr. Linda Jackson, Editor, Newsletter