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Saturday, May 7, 2011

31 ways to be the Perfect Mom

I can think of no better way to do something for ME than to be a good mother.

Pray the following for your child on the corresponding day of the month, each month:


  1. Salvation: Isaiah 45:8; 2 Timothy 2:10
  2. Growth in Grace: 2 Peter 3:18
  3. Love: Ephesians 5:2; Galatians 5: 22
  4. Honesty and Integrity: Psalm 25:21
  5. Self-control: 1 Thessalonians 5:6
  6. Love for God's Word: Psalm 19: 10
  7. Justice: Psalm 11:7; Micah 6:8
  8. Mercy: Luke 6:36
  9. Respect for self/others/authority: 1 Peter 2:17a
  10. Strong, Biblical Self-esteem: Ephesians 2:10
  11. Faithfulness: Proverbs 3:3
  12. Courage: Deuteronomy 31:6
  13. Purity: Psalm 51:10
  14. Kindness: 1 Thessalonians 5:15
  15. Generosity: 1 Timothy 6:18-19
  16. Peace: Romans 14:19
  17. Joy: 1 Thessalonians 1:6
  18. Perseverance: Hebrews 12:1
  19. Humility: Titus 3:2
  20. Compassion: Colossians 3:12
  21. Responsibility: Galatians 6:5
  22. Contentment: Philippians 4:12-13
  23. Faith: Luke 17: 5-6; Hebrews 11:1-40
  24. A Servant Heart: Ephesians 6:7
  25. Hope: Romans 15:13
  26. The willingness and Ability to work hard: Colossians 3:23
  27. A passion for God: Psalm 63:8
  28. Self Discipline: Proverbs 1:3
  29. Prayerfulness: Ephesians 6:18
  30. Gratitude: Colossians 2:7; Ephesians 5:20
  31. A Heart for Missions: Psalm 96:3

7 comments:

Belinda said...

Ohhh, this is priceless!! I love it. Thank you so much for going to the trouble of posting all that!

Angie said...

Love this -going to copy this and put in my Bible.
Good stuff!

Sara G said...

Thinking about you. It's been a hectic week. Hope I will get a post done soon.

Hope you have a wonderful weekend and Happy Mother's Day!

Jorge and Evielynne's RV Road Adventures said...

Wow - I am so in awww of you right now and Belinda is so 100% right - PRICELESS

Evielynne

debi said...

Beautiful! Have a great Mother's Day too!

Judi said...

Wonderful words! Have a great Mothers day!

Marcia said...

That is really neat.
Happy Mother's Day!