Mother

Whether you call her Mom, Mama, Ma, or your own pet name, your mother is a precious woman because she gave you the ultimate gift--your life.
Diana Aydin, managing editor of Mysterious Ways, shares a story about her mom's mother's intuition
Family

Mother's Intuition: Mysterious Ways Staffers Tell Their Stories

For Mother's Day, Mysterious Ways and Guideposts employees share stories, both amusing and amazing, of instances when their moms displayed mother's intuition to a heightened degree.

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Shelby Spear and her daughter, Kahrin
Teenagers

How She Let Go of Worrying About Her Daughter

Her daughter left on a service trip to Guatemala. Could prayer help this mom manage her anxiety?

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Danielle Forte with Matt and their son
Children

This Maternity Wear Brand Mixes Faith, Family, and Fashion

Danielle Forte and her New York Jets husband Matt have teamed up to produce a fashion line based on Romans 8:28.

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An artist's rendering of an angel speaking into Cherol's ear
Angels

How Faith Overrode an Expectant Mother's Fears

She'd long prayed for a child, but signs of trouble during her first pregnancy caused her faith to flag—until she received a reassuring message from above.

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Evergreen faith
Military Outreach Stories

The Evergreen Faith of a Military Mom

When a deployed son goes missing, faith helps steady a family's fears.

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Marion loves old-fashioned writing tools like Vincent’s precious pencil.
Stories of Hope

How A Simple Gift Restored Her Christmas Spirit

Her son's struggles with bi-polar disorder and addiction left her discouraged. A gift from one of his friends changed everything.

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Mary and Baby Jesus, Photo credit: Brooke Obie
God's Grace

Images of Mary from Around the World

From the Church of the Annunciation in the Holy Land, enjoy these images of Mary and Jesus from America to Japan.

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A spider in a garden, crawling on its web.
Angels

She Wove a Perfect Web

A lonely mom receives a heaven-sent message.

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Helping My Mom Settle into Senior Care
Aging Parents

Helping My Mom Settle into Senior Care

How author Melanie Merriman learned to work with her mom as she adapted to an Adult Congregate Living Facility.

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Lynne’s proud of Ben’s progress; today he’s a mentor to recovering addicts and finishing college.
Addiction and Recovery

A Mother Learns to Turn Her Addict Son Over to God

He was kicked out of a sober-living home. Could she believe him when he said he was finally ready to give up drugs?

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