Summary: A Mother is at the top of the list in my book. AGodly Mother is even higher than that. May God bless everyones Mother today and every day
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MOM, YOU ARE NUMBER ONE!
May 13 2007 – Mothers Day
A mother walked into her young son’s bedroom just in time to hear him begin his nighttime prayers.
He said, “Andy, please forgive me for what I did wrong today, and Andy, please keep my mommy and daddy safe.”
After he had finished, she asked him who Andy was.
He told her that was God’s name.
She asked him how he knew that, and he said that in church they sang to Andy.
They would sing, “Andy walks with me – Andy talks to me.”
Today is Mother’s Day.
It is the day we men honor our mothers and the mothers of our children.
My mother is gone now, and all I have left are memories of her.
Out of all those memories, the one that sticks out the most is that she was a devout Christian lady who raised my brother Earl, my sister Margaret and myself to be Christian’s.
For that, I will forever be grateful TO her and FOR her.
My mom was a very special lady who taught me many things.
She taught me how to never give up.
She would say, “You’ll sit there until your food is all gone or until you are covered with cobwebs!”
She taught me about the sanctity of life.
She would say, “I brought you into this world, and I can take you out, too!”
In all seriousness, my mom was a great mom and it is mostly because of her that I am who I am today.
And I thank God that she loved us kids enough to teach us the many things she did.
Today is the one day of the year that men will generally go out and buy a gift without being prompted to.
My suggestion is for you to buy her something that is only for her, and that will show her you are thinking only about her happiness.
If you follow that rule, then whatever you get her will be appreciated and loved.
As far as a woman goes, becoming a mother changes things, doesn’t it?
And, becoming a mother more than once changes things even more.