CHOSEN BY GOD TO BE A MOTHER MAY 8,2016 The Choice (Luke 1:26-33)Godly Mothers are chosen The Response (Luke 1:29, 34-38)SURPRISE!....TROUBLED....PUZZLED AND OVERWHELMED....SUBMITTED TRUSTING THE LORD WITH THE RESULTS Godly Mothers sometimes have misplaced love Luke 2:41-50 .... Sometimes wrong Can be too protective. May not understand. May even initially resist a child’s higher calling or different assignment. (See Mark 3:31-35)Godly Mothers are to be honored, but not worshipped. (pedestals that can never be reached keeps you in bondage) Honor is not granting her a place of lordship, but of love, forgiveness, grace,and respect. It is NOT dishonorable for an adult child to request respect from his/her mother. Godly Mothers can have a Suffering Heart Luke 2:35 .... Sometimes your child is so Special and has such a higher mission, you have to suffer to surrender to it! Godly Mothers have a Special blessing on them!
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