Saturday, November 17, 2018

Mothers’ Day – A Day of Peace: Julia Ward Howe

Too few Americans are aware that early advocates of Mother’s Day in the United States originally envisioned it as a day of peace, to...

Anna Jarvis and Mother’s Day

https://blog.genealogybank.com/anna-jarvis-worked-hard-to-make-mothers-day-a-national-holiday.html

The Founding of Mother’s Day

On May 1, 1864, in the little village of Webster, four miles south of Grafton, West Virginia, Granville and Ann Jarvis welcomed their daughter,...

Free Video You Can Use (You and Your Congregation)

Editor: This is so good to remember as you prepare the way you observe Mothers' Day this year . . . Mother’s Day is coming...

Mother’s Day: Why & How Your Church Should Celebrate

April 25, 2018 by Erin Feldman Every year, people pause to honor their mothers, biological and not, on the second Sunday of May. Churches often...

Reclaim Mothers’ Day

If there ever was a holiday that needs reclamation it is Mothers’ Day! Churches all over the United States report attendance on Mothers’ Day as...