Summary: A mother’s love is demonstrated by her eager attitude toward her family work and by her word’s of wisdom and insight to the family members.
A Mother’s Love
Thesis: A mother’s love is demonstrated by her eager attitude toward her family work and by her word’s of wisdom and insight to the family members.
Humor Illustrations: Hilarious Words of Motherly Wisdom from http://www.twilightbridge.com/hobbies/festivals/mother/motherquotes.htm
"Now, George, remember what I told you --
don’t go biting off more than you can chew!"
ABRAHAM LINCOLN’S MOTHER
"Again with the stovepipe hat, Abe?
Can’t you just wear a baseball cap like the other kids?"
"I realize strained plums are your favorite, Barney,
but you’re starting to look a little purple."
"It’s a nice car, Bruce, but do you realize
how much the insurance is going to be?"
"I’ve got a bill here for a busted chair from
the Bear family. You know anything about this, Goldie?"
LITTLE MISS MUFFET’S MOTHER
"Well, all I’ve got to say is if you don’t get
off your tuffet and start cleaning your room,
there’ll be a lot more spiders around here!"
ALBERT EINSTEIN’S MOTHER
"But, Albert, it’s your senior picture.
Can’t you do something about your hair?
Styling gel, mousse, something...?"
"That’s a nice story, but now tell me
where you’ve really been for the last three days."
THOMAS EDISON’S MOTHER
"Of course I’m proud that you invented the electric
light bulb, Thomas. Now turn off that light and get to bed!"
Hands On exercise to honor our mothers:
Today we want to say thank you for your selfless love and dedication to your family moms.
So today we are going to honor you our mothers by filling out this handout. I would like you to write about your mothers love for you. As we hand out these papers you will see that we would like you to complete the thought started for you about your Mother. “I know my mother loves me because…..”
We want you to fill in the blank and then we will have some judges pick out and give awards for the following 4 categories:
1. The best story about a mother’s love.
2. The funniest story about a mother’s love.
3. The most tear jerking story about a mother’s love.
4. The most creative story about a mother’s love.
The 4 chosen will be given a present to give to their mothers-- so please note at the top right hand side of your handout whether you are able to give this gift to your mother today or not.
Please note if your mother has passed away or is in another part of the country we would still desire you fill this out so that we can honor her today.
I will at the end of my message today share some of these stories with the others to encourage them and to honor your mothers love for you. So please consider honoring your mom today.
We do have a gift to give out today to every mother because we want to say, “Thank You for what your doing for your children.”
We also know that every mother here today is special and deserves to be honored so there is a gift for everyone of you moms. This box here is full of goodies for you mom so at the end of the service you are invited to come up and choose one gift in honor of you mothers love for your family.