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11 May

Mother’s Day & Festival of the Christian Home

A Litany for Mother’s Day

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Mothers come in many different forms, and today we celebrate them all! 

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Mother’s Day Prayer: A 21st Century Worship Resource

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This day we gather with eager hearts, hungry for your Word, yearning for the joy you promise in love. O God, together we hold a vision of your kingdom, a people of prayer and open hearts, a loving Body of Christ eager to learn and eager to share.  

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Come, Mothers, Lay Your Burdens Down: A 21st Century Africana Resource for Mother’s Day

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Come, mothers, lay your burdens down and sit at the feet of Jesus.Come, fathers, lay your burdens down and sit at the feet of Jesus.Come grandmothers and grandfathers,  lay your burdens down and sit at the feet of Jesus. 

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Mother’s Day Proclamation - 1870

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Arise then ... women of this day!
Arise, all women who have hearts!
Whether your baptism be of water or of tears!  

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Somewhere This Morning: A 21st Century Africana Liturgy Resource for Mother’s Day

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Somewhere this morning, mothers are awakening and saying: "Good morning, Lord. Thank you for another day!"
Somewhere this morning, mothers are awakening and saying: "Oh Lord, not another day." 

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