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.
Celebrating Mom
Family

10 One-Sentence Ways to Thank Your Mom

A Mother’s Day gift doesn’t have to be more complicated than a simple, true expression of your love.

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A mother's prayers
Parenting

How One Mom Taught Her Son to Pray

A loving testimony of learning how to navigate life through prayer

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An illsutration of an angels embracing a mother and daughter; Illustration by Amalia Restrepo
Angels

She Feared Being Alone with Her Mom with Alzheimer’s

She didn’t know how to comfort her anxious mother. Then a childhood memory—and a prayer—saved the day.

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Mayra Fernandez; photo by Katie Hogin
Adult Children

She Realized That God Was Working Wonders in Her Son's Heart

A devout Catholic, she worried when her adult son declared himself an atheist.  But then he attended a family quinceañera.

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The Best of Author Marion Bond West
Stories of Faith

The Best of Author Marion Bond West

Read some of our favorite stories from the popular Guideposts magazine contributing editor.

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Yes Day movie starring Jennifer Garner, Édgar Ramírez, and Jenna Ortega (NETFLIX © 2021)
Movies and TV

The Movie ‘Yes Day’ Invites Us All to Say Yes After a Year of Saying No

Star Jennifer Garner talks about her first Netflix film, reclaiming your sense of fun, and how you can have a Yes Day while staying safe during quarantine. 

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Brenda Graham with a quilt; photo courtesy Brenda Graham
Family

Five Quilts for Five Sisters: A Goodbye Gift from Their Mother

They thought they knew everything about their mother, but she had one last surprise for them.

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Colleen Radke and daughter Wynn; photo courtesy Colleen Radke
Stories of Hope

A Quest to Visit 67 Waterfalls Helped This Mother and Daughter Heal

With the pandemic and a pending divorce, their lives were in free fall. But reconnecting with Mother Nature proved restorative.

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Colleen Radke and daughter Wynn; photo courtesy Colleen Radke
Stories of Hope

Waterfalls and Mother Nature Restored the Spirits of a Mom and Daughter

Colleen Radke shares how a difficult divorce and the trials brought on by the Covid-19 pandemic inspired her to get back to nature with her five-year-old daughter.

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An artist's rendering of a snow angel; Illustration by Daniel Lievano
Angels

How a Snow Angel Changed Her Parenting Perspective

She was feeling like a failure as a mother, until a heaven-sent sign reminded her what was really important.

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