Category Archives: Mothers

A Mother’s Hymn by William Cullen Bryant

Lord, who ordainest for mankind Benignant toils and tender cares! We thank Thee for the ties that bind The mother to the child she bears.We thank Thee for the hopes that rise, Within her heart, as, day by day, The … Continue reading

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A Mother’s Gift: or, A Wreath for my Darlings by Phoebe Palmer

Phoebe wrote of this after the loss of their first child, at the age of nine months. He was born September 1828. He was indeed a lovely flower, Although of pallid hue, Whilst love maternal, “magic power,” Beheld new beauties … Continue reading

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Six Reasons Your Husband May Not Like Your Women’s Group by Erin Davis

Erin Davis Ladies’ Bible studies are a staple in most of our churches. That’s a good thing! Titus 2:3–5 tells us that it is God’s design that women teach God’s Word to each other. But have you ever wondered what … Continue reading

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Antelope Hunting: How Loneliness Makes Us Vulnerable to Sin by Erin Davis

By: Erin Davis A herd of antelopes grazes together on an African plain. There are so many of them that they are calm and relaxed, drawing a false sense of security from their numbers. They do not scan the horizon … Continue reading

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Amazing Faith of a Godly Mother by Zac Poonen

We read in 2 Kings 4:8-37 of a woman – a prominent, rich, wealthy and influential woman – who was also blessed by Elisha’s ministry. God does not choose only the poor and the illiterate and the uneducated to bless. … Continue reading

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Difficulties Concerning Faith by Hannah Whitall Smith

The next step after Consecration, in the soul’s progress out of the wilderness of Christian experience into the land that floweth with milk and honey, is that of Faith. And here, as in the first step, Satan is very skilful … Continue reading

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Difficulties Concerning Consecration by Hannah Whitall Smith

It is very important that Christians should not be ignorant of the devices of Satan; for he stands ready to oppose every onward step of the soul’s progress. And especially is he busy when he sees a believer awakened to … Continue reading

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Difficulties Concerning Guidance by Hannah Whitall Smith

You have now begun, I trust, the life of faith. You have given yourself to the Lord to be His wholly and altogether, and He has taken you and has begun to mould and fashion you into a vessel unto … Continue reading

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Concerning the Will by Hannah Whitall Smith

Chapter 1 When the child of God has, by entire abandonment and absolute trust, stepped opt of himself into Christ, and has begun to know something of the blessedness of the life hid with Christ in God, there is one … Continue reading

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The Power of Simplicity by Jeanne Guyon

The purer an element is, the simpler the structure of that element. It follows, therefore, that the more extended is the selflessness of that element, the more ways it can be used. Let me illustrate. Nothing can be purer nor … Continue reading

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